USGS B 1187

Publication Details

  • Title:

    Quicksilver deposits of southwestern Alaska
  • Authors:

    Sainsbury, C.L., and MacKevett, E.M., Jr.
  • Publication Date:

    1965
  • Publisher:

    U.S. Geological Survey
  • Ordering Info:

    USGS Publications Warehouse
  • Quadrangle(s):

    Afognak, Baird Inlet, Bethel, Dillingham, Goodnews Bay, Hagemeister Island, Holy Cross, Iditarod, Iliamna, Kenai, Kuskokwim Bay, Kwiguk, Lake Clark, Lime Hills, Marshall, McGrath, Medfra, Mount Katmai, Mount McKinley, Naknek, Nushagak Bay, Ophir, Russian Mission, Saint Michael, Seldovia, Sleetmute, Talkeetna, Taylor Mountains, Tyonek, Unalakleet
  • Keyword(s):

    Bedrock; Bedrock Geology; Generalized; Geology; Metals

Bibliographic Reference

Sainsbury, C.L., and MacKevett, E.M., Jr., 1965, Quicksilver deposits of southwestern Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Bulletin 1187, 89 p., 8 sheets, scale 1 inch = 100 feet.

Publication Products

  • ReportReport Information

  • Maps & Other Oversized SheetsMaps & Other Oversized Sheets

    • Plate 1 Composite geologic map of trenches and underground workings, Alice and Bessie Mine, Sleetmute area, scale 1 inch = 100 feet (7.3 M)
    • Plate 2 Geologic map and section of trenches at the Willis property, Sleetmute area, scale 1 inch = 50 feet (2.4 M)
    • Plate 3 Geologic maps and sections of the White Mountains Area, scale 1 inch = 1 mile (8.7 M)
    • Plate 4 Geologic map of main pit, Cinnabar Creek mine, Kuskokwim Mountains, scale 1 inch = 20 feet (3.1 M)
    • Plate 5 Geologic map of the 820 adit, DeCourcy Mountain mine, and sketch map of the mine area. DeCourcy Mountain (1.9 M)
    • Plate 6 Geologic map of the trenches at the Rhyolite property, Juninggulra Mountain, Kuskokwim Mountains, scale 1 inch = 100 feet (3.7 M)
    • Plate 7 Geologic and topographic map and sections of mine area, Red Top mine, Aleknagik, scale 1 inch = 600 feet (6.8 M)
    • Plate 8 Map and section of adits, Red Top mine, Aleknagik, scale 1 inch = 100 feet (3.2 M)

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