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; Resources;

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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