Study of the hanging-wall vein system of the north end of the Comstock Lode

 Collection
Identifier: 91-45
Study undertaken as a senior project in mining engineering to study the East and Hardy Veins and the Bonanza ore shoot in the north portion of the Comstock Lode, Nevada, in an effort to discover the possibilities of undiscovered ore deposits. Accompanying the report is a map by the author, "Vertical section extending from the center of the California 2700 level stope along a line N32W showing the true dip of the East Vein"

Dates

  • 1948

Creator

Restrictions

Collection is open for research. Materials must be used on-site; advance notice suggested. Access to parts of this collection may be restricted under provisions of state or federal law.

Extent

0.4 Linear Feet (2 items)

Abstract

Study undertaken as a senior project in mining engineering to study the East and Hardy Veins and the Bonanza ore shoot in the north portion of the Comstock Lode, Nevada, in an effort to discover the possibilities of undiscovered ore deposits.

Biographical Note

Mining engineer, graduate of the University of Nevada, Reno, Mackay School of Mines.

Arrangement

Arranged without hierarchy.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated by Robert E. Kendall on May 16, 1991.
Title
Guide to the Study of the hanging-wall vein system of the north end of the Comstock Lode
Status
completed
Description rules
dacs

Repository Details

Part of the University of Nevada, Reno. Special Collections Department Repository

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