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Vendor SKUAuthorTitlePublisherConditionDescriptionKeywords(s)PriceImage
13826AnonThirteenth and Fourteenth Annual Reports Idaho State Board of Registration for Professional GeologistsIdaho State Board of RegistrationGood.5 3/8 by 8.5 inches, two booklets on Idaho professional Geologists with laws, regulations and member names.Idaho, Mining, Geology$20
13302Armstrong, Allen & StephanieHistorical Overview of Castle Dome Mining District 1864 - 1979Self publishedVery good. Light creasing8.5 x 11 inches in a comb binding, a history of the Castle Dome Mining District in Arizona with b&w photos.Arizona, Mining, Castle Dome$20
13776Ball, S. H.Mines of Silver Peak Range, Kawich Range and other Southern Nevada DistrictsNevada PublicationsGood. Light shelf wear and soiling on the covers.Mining in Nevada and California. There are a few b&w photos, maps, tables and an index.Mining, Nevada, California$20
13751Ballantyne, VerneHow And Where To Find GoldARCOGood. Some creasing and soiling.There are many pictures and drawings. Author signed and dated on the title page.Gold mining$20
12672Banker, E. F., and N. D. Showalter, editorsThe State Of Washington (A Workshop and Playground for all America) A Popular Radio Story Of Mineral ResourcesSecretary Of State, Washington StateGood. Sharp creases on the top right, faint creases on the bottom.A 6 x 9 inch brochure, a radio story of Washington State minerals. There's a map in the front and a picture of The American Smelting & Refining Plant in Tacoma on the back.Washington State, mining$25
13001Barlee, N. L.Gold Creeks and Ghost Towns of Northeastern WashingtonOld Okanogan Publishing CompanyVery good. Light shelf wear8 x 10.5 inches paperback with many b&w photos, a history of mining and ghost towns in Northeastern Washington.Pacific Northwest, Washington State, mining, ghost towns$25
10555Beyschlag, Prof. Dr. F., Prof. J. H. L. Voght and Prof. Dr. P. KruschThe Deposits of the Useful Minerals & Rocks Their Origin, Form, and Content Vol. I Ore-Deposits in General-Magmatic Segregations Contact-Deposits-Tin Lodes-Quicksilver LodesMacmillan and Co.Fair to good. Covers and spine have some shelf wear and soiling. Previous owner's rubber stamp 3 times inside. Owner's name in ink inside. Back hinge has cracking, has been re-glued. Front edge of the pages have a light moisture stain. Top edge of pages is gilt. No dust wrapper.1914 hardback with 514 pages, maps, drawings, photos and an index.Geology, minerals, mining$50
10556Beyschlag, Prof. Dr. F., Prof. J. H. L. Voght and Prof. Dr. P. KruschThe Deposits of the Useful Minerals & Rocks Their Origin, Form, and Content Vol. II Lodes-Metasomatic Deposits-Ore Beds-Gravel deposits.Macmillan and Co.Fair. Covers and spine have some shelf wear and soiling. Covers and spine have wrinkles. Spine lettering faded. Previous owner's rubber stamp 4 times inside. Owner's name in ink inside. Back hinge has cracking, has been re-glued. One section of pages is slightly higher than the others. Top edges of the pages are gilt. No dust wrapper.1914 hardback with pages 515 to 1262, maps, drawings, photos and an index.Geology, minerals, mining$35
12289Cerveri, DorisWith Curry's Compliments The Story of Abraham CurryNostalgia PressFine.Abraham Curry was the founder of Carson City, Nevada, and the Carson City Mint. Lots of early Nevada history, mining and politics. There are b&w photos, 4 appendicies, notes, bibliography and an index. Genealogy of the Van Santvoord, Post, Curry and Cowen families.Nevada, Mining, Abraham Curry, Carson City, Mint, genealogy, Van Santvoord, Post, Curry, Cowen$25
12290Cerveri, DorisWith Curry's Compliments The Story of Abraham CurryNostalgia PressVery good. There's a small scrape mark on the top of the spine.Abraham Curry was the founder of Carson City, Nevada, and the Carson City Mint. Lots of early Nevada history, mining and politics. There are b&w photos, 4 appendicies, notes, bibliography and an index. Genealogy of the Van Santvoord, Post, Curry and Cowen families.Nevada, Mining, Abraham Curry, Carson City, Mint, genealogy, Van Santvoord, Post, Curry, Cowen$20
13581Chase, Charles A., Oldham, J.W. and othersThe Shenandoah-Dives Mining Company, a collection of correspondence 1927 to 1950Self-publishedGood. All pages have at least 2 paper punch marks. There are frayed edges, short tears, and some of the the mimeographed items have faded a bit.Approximately 400 sheets of paper concerning the Shenandoah-Dives Mining Company from November 1927 to 1950, with many letters from Charles A. Chase the mine manager to J.W. Oldham, president of the company. Shenandoah-Dives Mining Company, Charles A. Chase, J.W. Oldham, Silverton, Colorado, mining.$125
13593Colorado Mining AssociationProgram Colorado Mining Association Annual Meeting January 16-17, 1929Colorado Mining AssociationGood. Some soiling and light creasing. Two paper punch marks in a margin.4 x 9 inches, folded once, the program for the Annual Meeting of the Colorado Mining Association and Colorado Chapter American Mining Congress. Auditorium of Continental Oil Co., Denver, Colorado, 1929. A "Sowbelly Supper" is mentioned.Corporate history, Mining, Denver, Colorado, ephemera$20
13642Danner, Ruth FenstermakerGabbs Valley, Nevada Its History & LegendSelf-publishedGood. The front cover and first few pages have a mild crease.8.5 x 11 inches with many b&w photos, maps and an index, a history of Gabbs Valley, Nevada. A lot of mining history as well.Gabbs Valley, Nevada, mining$20
11238Dunning, Charles H., and Edward H. Peplow, Jr.Silver from Spanish Missions to Space Age MissilesHicks Publishing CorporationFine in a fair to good dust wrapper. The dust wrapper has wear and chipping along it's edges.4.5 x 7 inches with many b&w photos, illustrations by Patrick Shehee, notes and references. Index to mines.Silver, Silver mines, mining, Arizona, history$30
13827Evans, Thomas J.Native Bituminous Materials in TexasThe University of TexasVery good. Light shelf wear.8.5 x 11 inches with maps, charts and references of bituminous materials in Texas. There are references.Texas, Mining, Geology, Bituminous$20
13281Gilmore, Eugene AllenModern American Law Volume 17Blackstone InstituteGood. Spine lettering faded. Wear on the spine and covers. Small 7 line rubber stamp inside. No dust wrapper. Limp faux leather covers.Modern American Law. Vol. 17 covers Estoppel, Irrigation and Water Rights, Mines and Mining, Admiralty Law and Legal Ethics, by various authors.Law, Estoppel, Irrigation and Water Rights, Riparian, Mining$30
11478Griswold, Don and JeanColorado's Century of "Cities"Self-publishedGood to very good with light wear on the top and bottom of the spine. In a good, lightly worn and soiled, dust wrapper. There's a glue fade through stain on the back of the tipped in plate and the next 2 pages.A history of Colorado towns. There's one tipped in color plate, b&w photos, a map, appendix, bibliography and an index.Western Americana, Colorado, Mining, history$50
13435Hall, Arthur C.Those Wonderful Years In MexicoSelf publishedVery good. No dust wrapper.An autobiographical account of mining in Mexico. There's a map and b&w photos.Mining, Mexico$30
13723Harn, Kenneth L., editorInternational California Mining Journal 1997 complete, 12 issuesKenneth L. HarnGood. Very occasional ink notes and creasing.8.25 x 10.75 international mining magazines with interesting articles, b&w photos and ads. Mining in Mexico, Arizona, California, Alaska, Oregon, Washington State, Nevada, Idaho and all over the world.Mining, gold$20
13724Harn, Kenneth L., editorInternational California Mining Journal 1998 complete, 12 issuesKenneth L. HarnGood. Very occasional ink notes and creasing.8.25 x 10.75 international mining magazines with interesting articles, b&w photos and ads. Mining in Mexico, Arizona, California, Alaska, Oregon, Washington State, Nevada, Idaho and all over the world.Mining, gold$20
13725Harn, Kenneth L., editorInternational California Mining Journal 1999 complete, 12 issuesKenneth L. HarnGood. Very occasional ink notes and creasing.8.25 x 10.75 international mining magazines with interesting articles, b&w photos and ads. Mining in Mexico, Arizona, California, Alaska, Oregon, Washington State, Nevada, Idaho and all over the world.Mining, gold$20
13726Harn, Kenneth L., editorCalifornia Mining Journal 1988 complete, 12 issuesKenneth L. HarnGood. Very occasional ink notes and creasing.8.25 x 10.75 international mining magazines with interesting articles, b&w photos and ads. Mining in Mexico, Arizona, California, Alaska, Oregon, Washington State, Nevada, Idaho and all over the world.Mining, gold$20
13727Harn, Kenneth L., editorCalifornia Mining Journal 1991 complete, 12 issuesKenneth L. HarnGood. Very occasional ink notes and creasing.8.25 x 10.75 international mining magazines with interesting articles, b&w photos and ads. Mining in Mexico, Arizona, California, Alaska, Oregon, Washington State, Nevada, Idaho and all over the world.Mining, gold$20
13728Harn, Kenneth L., editorCalifornia Mining Journal 1992 complete, 12 issuesKenneth L. HarnGood. Very occasional ink notes and creasing.8.25 x 10.75 international mining magazines with interesting articles, b&w photos and ads. Mining in Mexico, Arizona, California, Alaska, Oregon, Washington State, Nevada, Idaho and all over the world.Mining, gold$20
13729Harn, Kenneth L., editorCalifornia Mining Journal 1993 complete, 12 issuesKenneth L. HarnGood. Very occasional ink notes and creasing.8.25 x 10.75 international mining magazines with interesting articles, b&w photos and ads. Mining in Mexico, Arizona, California, Alaska, Oregon, Washington State, Nevada, Idaho and all over the world.Mining, gold$20

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Vendor SKUAuthorTitlePublisherConditionDescriptionKeywords(s)PriceImage
13729Harn, Kenneth L., editorCalifornia Mining Journal 1993 complete, 12 issuesKenneth L. HarnGood. Very occasional ink notes and creasing.8.25 x 10.75 international mining magazines with interesting articles, b&w photos and ads. Mining in Mexico, Arizona, California, Alaska, Oregon, Washington State, Nevada, Idaho and all over the world.Mining, gold$20
13730Harn, Kenneth L., editorInternational California Mining Journal 1994 complete, 12 issuesKenneth L. HarnGood. Very occasional ink notes and creasing.8.25 x 10.75 international mining magazines with interesting articles, b&w photos and ads. Mining in Mexico, Arizona, California, Alaska, Oregon, Washington State, Nevada, Idaho and all over the world.Mining, gold$20
13731Harn, Kenneth L., editorInternational California Mining Journal 1995 complete, 12 issuesKenneth L. HarnGood. Very occasional ink notes and creasing.8.25 x 10.75 international mining magazines with interesting articles, b&w photos and ads. Mining in Mexico, Arizona, California, Alaska, Oregon, Washington State, Nevada, Idaho and all over the world.Mining, gold$20
13732Harn, Kenneth L., editorInternational California Mining Journal 1996 complete, 12 issuesKenneth L. HarnGood. Very occasional ink notes and creasing.8.25 x 10.75 international mining magazines with interesting articles, b&w photos and ads. Mining in Mexico, Arizona, California, Alaska, Oregon, Washington State, Nevada, Idaho and all over the world.Mining, gold$20
13775Hill, J. M.Mines of Battle Mountain, Reese River, Aurora and other Western Nevada DistrictsNevada PublicationsGood. Some discoloring on the bottom of the front cover.Mines of Nevada, there are b&w photos and an index. Includes a 26.5 by 15 inch map of the Reese River Mining District.Nevada, Mining$20
9592Jordan, JoseeYou're At Liberty Here Mines And Miners Of The SwaukFranklin Press 1967 paperback with 103 pages, b&w photos, illustrations, bibliography.Good to very good with light shelf wear on the covers. Owner's signature and the date in ink on the title page, 4 lines on ink on the (clear) back of the last page. A little bit musty.Pacific Northwest, Washington State, Gold Mining, history, Swauk. Pacific Northwest, Washington State, Gold Mining, history, Swauk. $35
11060Kettle River History ClubOld & New Reflections of the Kettle River RegionKettle River History ClubVery good. Light shelfwear and soiling on the covers and spine.1984 paperback, 8.5 x 11 inches, with 380 pages, b&w photos and maps. History of North Central Washington State. Bodie, Curlew, Danville, Ferry, Mal, Toroda. A history of mining in the area as well.Pacific Northwest, Washington State, Mining, North Central Washington, Bodie, Curlew, Danville, Ferry, Mal, Toroda$125
11959Ludditt, Fred W.Campfire Sketches of the CaribooSelf publishedGood. Covers have light shelf wear and soiling. The front cover has a light crease. Small owner's stamp three times in the front, back and once in the middle?Mining in the Cariboo, British Columbia, in the 1930s. There are several b&w photos.Canada, British Columbia, Cariboo, mining$20
9484Meadows, Lorena EdwardsA Sagebrush Heritage The Story of Ben Edwards and His FamilySelf Published 1979 3rd printing with 283 pages, signed by the author, b&w photos, illustrations, bibliography and an index.Fine. In a good dust wrapper that has some shelf wear and soiling.1979 3rd printing hardback with 283 pages, signed by the author, b&w photos, illustrations, bibliography and an index. Biography, Ben Edwards, Mining History, Business History, Corporate history, Nevada, California. Biography, Ben Edwards, Mining History, Business History, Corporate history, Nevada, California$20
12427Montgomery, James W.Liberated Woman a life of May Arkwright HuttonGingko House PublishersGood. Light shelfwear and soiling on the covers and spine. Owner's small rubber stamp inside.A biography of May Arkwright Hutton, gold mine cook, Woman's Suffrage Leader, and political activist of Spokane, Washington State. Inscribed by the author in 1974Biography, Pacific Northwest, Washington State, May Arkwright Hutton, Woman's Suffrage, Spokane, Washington, mining$20
13496Murray, Robert A.Miner's Delight, Investor's Despair The Ups and Downs of a Sub-marginal Mining Camp in WyomingPiney Creek PressVery good. Faint shelfwearMining in Wyoming. There are a few b&w photos.Wyoming, mining$20
12896Nardine, HenryIn The Shadows Of the Spanish Peaks A History Of Huerfano County, ColoradoSelf-publishedGood. Front cover has a scrape mark, both covers have light soiling. Previous owner's 6 line ink inscription.A history of Huerfano County, Colorado, with illustrations by Bernice Hayes, photos, maps, timeline, bibliography and an index.Huerfane County, Colorado, mining, history$100
12297Northwest Mining AssociationNorthwest Mining Association 1985-86 DirectoryNorthwest Mining AssociationGood. Light shelf wear. Ownership sticker on the front cover. The back cover has a vertical crease.Northwest mining. Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington, Alberta, British Columbia and Yukon territory. Many ads, lists of companies, memberships and more.Mining, Northwest US, Canada$20
12298Northwest Mining AssociationNorthwest Mining Association 1987-88 DirectoryNorthwest Mining AssociationVery good.Northwest mining. Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington, Alberta, British Columbia and Yukon territory. Many ads, lists of companies, memberships and more.Mining, Northwest US, Canada$20
12299Northwest Mining AssociationNorthwest Mining Association 1992 DirectoryNorthwest Mining AssociationVery good. This spiral bound book has light shelf wear on the front cover.Northwest mining. Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington, Alberta, British Columbia and Yukon territory. Many ads, lists of companies, memberships and more.Mining, Northwest US, Canada$20
12300Northwest Mining AssociationNorthwest Mining Association 1995 DirectoryNorthwest Mining AssociationVery good. This spiral bound book has light shelf wear on the front cover.Northwest mining. Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington, Alberta, British Columbia and Yukon territory. Many ads, lists of companies, memberships and more.Mining, Northwest US, Canada$20
12679Preston, R. N.Oregon Gold & Gems Maps Then & NowR. N. PrestonVery good. The map envelope is missing it's clasp and has a crease on the flap. Six 4 fold maps, 22.75 x 17.5 inches each, Oregon Gem and Gold, before and after.Oregon, Gems, Gold, Mining$30
11796Roper, Martin, editorEl Serrano Volume XIII No. 155 July 1962Cerro De Pasco CorporationGood. Some light shelf wear and soiling. Smells faintly musty.8.5 x 11.5 inches, magazine format, with articles on history, coal mining, Chanchamayo.South America, Peru, Cerro De Pasco Corporation, Mining$20
9204Rounds, GlenPay DirtHoliday house Good. Owner's name in ink inside. Bookplate. No dust wrapper.1938 hardback with 149 pages and pen & ink drawings. Juvenile literature. Black Hills Gold Mining, South Dakota. Fiction. Juvenile Literature, Black Hills, South Dakota, Gold Mining$15
12306Shovers, Brian, co-editorThe Speculator A journal of Butte and Southwest Montana History Summer 1985 Volume 2, Number 2Butte Historical SocietyGood. Light shelf wear on the covers. There's a brown paper stain? mark inside the front cover.8.5 x 11 inches, this edition is about socialism in Butte, Montana, particularly the reign of Socialist Mayor Lewis Duncan in 1911, his influence on the town and mining. There are nice b&w photos.Montana, Socialism, Mining, Lewis Duncan$75
12760Smith, Duane A.Staking a Claim in History The Evolution of Homestake Mining CompanyHomestake Mining CompanyVery good. In a good dust wrapper that has faint moisture waving on the edges.A history of Homestake Mining Company. 8.5 x 10.5 inches with nice b&w photos.Homestake Mining Company, Corporate History$45
13163Stout, Koehler S.Practical Guide For Prospectors and Small-Miine Operators In MontanaMontanna School of MinesGood.Mining in Montana. There are appendices, a bibliography and b&w photosMontana, Mining$20
13078Wirtanen, LyleChinese Remembering 2008-2010Historical Museum at St. GertrudeVery good. Light soiling on the covers.8.5 x 11 inches, a history of a massacre of Chinese miners in the Hell's Canyon in 1887. There are b&w and color photos.Idaho, Chinese, Gold mining$20

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