Catalogue of the State Museum of California ...: Being the Collections Made by the State Mining Bureau ..., Volumes 1-4 (Google eBook)

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Page 176 - The fruit bodies vary in size from a few inches to a foot or more in diameter and may be shaped like pancakes or thick brackets. They are soft, but rather tough and, when young and fresh, have quite a pleasant " mushroomy " smell, but when old and decomposing may give rise to foul odours.
Page 104 - Canada De Los Osos, township 31 south, ranges 11 and 12 east, Mount Diablo meridian. The ledge has a northwesterly direction, with a dip to the west. Supply of ore seemingly inexhaustible. An assay has been made showing eighty-five per cent, of iron. 3762. Iron Ore, Limonite — San Luis Obispo County. 3774.
Page 197 - Nevada County. 2397. Limonite Concretions — Forest Hill, Placer County. 1937. Hematite — From Red Hill, section 15, township 13 north, range 8 east, Mount Diablo meridian, Placer County. 1938. Magnetite — Section 15, township 13 north, range 8 east, Mount Diablo meridian, Placer County.
Page 130 - Calaveras County. It lies between limestone and slate. Plenty of wood and water. 1896. Hematite— Occurs in the rock formation, Kelsey Tunnel, fourteen miles southeast of Crescent City, Del Norte County. 965. Magnetite — El Dorado County, California, two miles northwest of Shingle Springs. 3712. Siderite, Carbonate of Iron — Tejunga Canon, Los Angeles County. 4148. Iron Ore, Limonite — Near Latrobe, El Dorado County. Vein twenty-two feet wide. Plenty of wood and water. Metallic Iron, 55.41...
Page 48 - County. 3763. Iron Ore, Limonite — Iron Monarch mine, township 4 north, range 10 east, Mount Diablo meridian, opposite section 3, in unsurveyed land, two miles in a southerly direction from Campo Seco, Calaveras County. 3766. Iron Ore, Hematite — Big Tree Iron mine, Calaveras County. 2455. Iron Ore, Limonite— Between Jenny Lind and Campo Seco, Calaveras County. 2745. Impure Red Ochre — McPherson's claim, Sheep Ranch district, Calaveras County. 4010. Yellow Ochre, Limonite...
Page 5 - To his Excellency GEORGE C. PERKINS, Governor of California : SIR : I have the honor to submit to you a report of progress made by the California State Mining Bureau since its organization.
Page 116 - ... Mount Diablo meridian, Placer County. 3585. Magnetite — Near the New England Mills, Placer County. 1333. Magnetite, in dodecahedral crystals — Six miles from Auburn, Placer County. 3361. Hematite and Magnetite — Near Crescent Mills, Plumas County. 3756. Magnetite — Mohawk Valley, Sierra County. 1712. Iron Ore, Oxide — Average from tunnel, Iron Mountain Mine, seven miles from Shasta, Shasta County. 1873. Magnetite — Iron Mountain, Shasta County. 20. Magnetite — McCloud River, Shasta...
Page 166 - Mayor where the great teocalli is suppposed to have stood, and where they were doubtless thrown down and buried from the sight of the natives at the time of the Conquest. In the years 1790 to 1792 the plaza was leveled and paved by order of the government, and in the excavations for this purpose and for drainage the three monuments were discovered, the Calendar-Stone and the idol very near the surface, and the third relic at a depth of!
Page 163 - ... Calaveras County. Valuable as a pigment. 4011. Burnt Ochre (same as No. 4010)— Near Campo Seco, Calaveras County. , 108. Ironstone Concretion — Sixes River, Curry County. 3435. Pig Iron — Oregon Iron Company, Oswego, Clackamas County. 3436. Iron Ore, Prosser Iron Ore — Oregon Iron Company. 2354. Cast Iron — From the first pig cast in Oregon and probably the first on the Pacific Coast. WASHINGTON TERRITORY. 2405. Limonite Impure — Twenty miles from Spokane Falls and thirty miles from...
Page 202 - who said thatithad been seen to fall by the father of one of the oldest Indians about one hundred years before.

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