USBM Information Circular Publications

The publications of this series differ from Reports of Investigations in that they are not concerned primarily with original Bureau research or investigative work. They cover surveys of mineral resources and related mining and operations activities.

IC 9180 Report
Warner, J.D., Dahlin, D.C., and Brown, L.L., 1988, Tin occurrences near Rocky Mountain (Lime Peak), east-central Alaska: U.S. Bureau of Mines Information Circular 9180, 24 p.
IC 9177 Report Map
Baggs, D.W., Northam, M.J., Meyer, M.P., and Maas, K.M., 1988, Selected significant Mineral deposits in Alaska, A Minerals Availability System Overview: U.S. Bureau of Mines Information Circular 9177, 124 p., 1 sheet, scale 1 inch = approx. 80 miles.
IC 9133 Report
Sherman, G.E., 1987, Estimation of remaining lode gold endowment in selected mining districts of Alaska: U.S. Bureau of Mines Information Circular 9133, 26 p.
IC 9123 Report
Barker, J.C., 1986, Placer gold deposits of the Eagle Trough, upper Yukon River region, Alaska: U.S. Bureau of Mines Information Circular 9123, 23 p.
IC 9113 Report
Hoekzema, R.B., Fechner, S.A., and Kurtak, J.M., 1986, Evaluation of selected lode gold deposits in the Chugach National Forest, Alaska: U.S. Bureau of Mines Information Circular 9113, 62 p.
IC 9107 Report
Bottge, R.G., 1986, Company towns versus company camps in developing Alaska's Mineral resources: U.S. Bureau of Mines Information Circular 9107, 19 p.
IC 9105 Report
Warner, J.D., Mardock, C.L., and Dahlin, D.C., 1986, A columbium-bearing regolith on upper Idaho Gulch, near Tofty, Alaska: U.S. Bureau of Mines Information Circular 9105, 29 p.
IC 9104 Report
Barker, J.C., and Foley, J.Y., 1986, Tin reconnaissance of the Kanuti and Hodzana Rivers uplands, central Alaska: U.S. Bureau of Mines Information Circular 9104, 27 p.
IC 9103 Report
Foley, J.Y., and Barker, J.C., 1986, Uranium occurrences in the northern Darby Mountains, Seward Peninsula, Alaska: U.S. Bureau of Mines Information Circular 9103, 27 p.
IC 9091 Report
Hoekzema, R.B., and Fechner, S.A., 1986, Placer gold sampling in and near the Chugach National Forest, Alaska: U.S. Bureau of Mines Information Circular 9091, 42 p.
IC 9087 Report
Daellenbach, C.B., 1985, Chromium-Chromite: Bureau of Mines assessment and research: U.S. Bureau of Mines Information Circular 9087, 141 p.
IC 9087 Report
Foley, J.Y., Barker, J.C., and Brown, L.L., 1985, Chromite resources in Alaska, in Daellenbach, C.B., Chromium-Chromite: Bureau of Mines assessment and research: U.S. Bureau of Mines Information Circular 9087, p. 23-29.
IC 9037 Report Map
Warner, J.D., 1985, Critical and strategic Minerals in Alaska: tin, tantalum, and columbium: U.S. Bureau of Mines Information Circular 9037, 19 p., 1 sheet.
IC 9023 Report
Roberts, W.S., 1985, Bulk Mineralogy and geochemistry of selected Alaskan chromian spinel samples: U.S. Bureau of Mines Information Circular 9023, 13 p.
IC 8991 Report
Dahlin, D.C., Kirby, D.E., and Brown, L.L., 1985, Chromite deposits along the Border Ranges fault, southern Alaska (in two parts), 2. Mineralogy and results of beneficiation tests: U.S. Bureau of Mines Information Circular 8991, 37 p.
IC 8990 Report
Foley, J.Y., and Barker, J.C., 1985, Chromite deposits along the Border Ranges fault, southern Alaska (in two parts), 1. field investigations and descriptions of chromite deposits: U.S. Bureau of Mines Information Circular 8990, 58 p.
IC 8916 Report
Dahlin, D.C., Brown, L.L., and Kinney, J.J., 1983, Podiform chromite occurrences in the Caribou Mountain and lower Kanuti River areas, central Alaska, part II: beneficiation: U.S. Bureau of Mines Information Circular 8916, 15 p.
IC 8915 Report Map
Foley, J.Y., and McDermott, M.M., 1983, Podiform chromite occurrences in the Caribou Mountain and lower Kanuti River areas, central Alaska, part I: reconnaissance investigations: U.S. Bureau of Mines Information Circular 8915, 8 p., 1 sheet.
IC 8879 Report
Yasnowsky, P.N., and Graham, A.P., 1982, State severance taxes: a summary and an analysis of the impact of rate changes on copper recovery costs: U.S. Bureau of Mines Information Circular 8879, 23 p.
IC 8869 Report Map
Barker, J.C., Still, J.C., Mowatt, T.C., and Mulligan, J.J., 1982, Critical and strategic Minerals in Alaska: Cobalt, the platinum-group metals, and chromite: U.S. Bureau of Mines Information Circular 8869, 8 p., 1 sheet.
IC 8848 Report
Peterson, G.R., Bleiwas, D.I., and Thomas, P.R., 1981, Cobalt availability--domestic : a Minerals Availability System appraisal: U.S. Bureau of Mines Information Circular 8848, 31 p.
IC 8815 Report
Berg, A.W., and Carrillo, F.V., 1980, MILS: The Mineral Industry Location System of the federal Bureau of Mines: U.S. Bureau of Mines Information Circular 8815, 24 p.
IC 8789 Report
Gries, J.P., 1979, Providing new sources of Mineral supply (Quartz Hill Molybdenum Deposit: p. 24-27): U.S. Bureau of Mines Information Circular 8789, 42 p.
IC 8692 Report
Bottge, R.G., and Rosenbruch, J.C., 1975, Geothermal energy: economic potential of selected geothermal sites in Alaska: U.S. Bureau of Mines Information Circular 8692, 40 p.
IC 8672 Report
Bottge, R.G., 1975, Comparative asbestos mining and processing costs - Alaska versus Yukon Territory: U.S. Bureau of Mines Information Circular 8672, 33 p.
IC 8656 Report
Bottge, R.G., 1974, Comparative porphyry copper mining and processing costs - Alaska and Arizona: U.S. Bureau of Mines Information Circular 8656, 55 p.
IC 8646 Report
McIlroy, P., Coffman, J.S., Rice, W.L., and Hibpshman, M.H., 1974, Availability of U.S. primary lead resources: U.S. Bureau of Mines Information Circular 8646, 60 p.
IC 8642 Report
Paone, J., Morning, J.L., and Giorgetti, L., 1974, Land utilization and reclamation in the mining Industry: U.S. Bureau of Mines Information Circular 8642, 71 p.
IC 8626 Report Map
Mulligan, J.J., 1974, Mineral resources of the Trans-Alaska Pipeline corridor: U.S. Bureau of Mines Information Circular 8626, 24 p., 9 sheets, scale 1:250,000.
IC 8604 Report
Thomas, B.I., 1973, Gold-lode deposits, Fairbanks mining district, central Alaska: U.S. Bureau of Mines Information Circular 8604, 23 p.
IC 8602 Report
Maloney, R.P., and Bottge, R.G., 1973, Estimated costs to produce copper at Kennicott, Alaska: U.S. Bureau of Mines Information Circular 8602, 35 p.
IC 8531 Report
Staff, U.S. Bureau of Mines, 1971, Strippable reserves of bituminous coal and lignite in the United States: U.S. Bureau of Mines Information Circular 8531, 22 p.
IC 8465 Report
Kingston, G.A., Miller, R.A., and Carrillo, F.V., 1970, Availability of U.S. chromium resources: U.S. Bureau of Mines Information Circular 8465, 28 p.
IC 8335 Report
U.S. Bureau of Mines, 1967, Potential sources of aluminum: U.S. Bureau of Mines Information Circular 8335, 148 p.
IC 8331 Report
U.S. Bureau of Mines, 1967, Known gold deposits in the U.S.: U.S. Bureau of Mines Information Circular 8331, 24 p.
IC 8325 Report
Everett, F.D., and Bennett, H.J., 1967, Evaluation of domestic reserves and potential sources of ores containing copper, lead, zinc, and associated metals: U.S. Bureau of Mines Information Circular 8325, 78 p.
IC 8290 Report
Peterson, E.C., 1966, Titanium resources of the United States: U.S. Bureau of Mines Information Circular 8290, 65 p.
IC 8268 Report
Kauffman, A.J., Jr., and Holt, D.C., 1965, Zircon: a review. with emphasis on west coast resources and markets: U.S. Bureau of Mines Information Circular 8268, 76 p.
IC 8252 Report
U.S. Bureau of Mines, 1965, Mercury in Alaska: U.S. Bureau of Mines Information Circular 8252, 24 p.
IC 8225 Report
McMahon, A.D., 1965, Copper, a materials survey: U.S. Bureau of Mines Information Circular 8225, 340 p.
IC 8131 Report
Malone, K., 1962, Mercury occurrences in Alaska: U.S. Bureau of Mines Information Circular 8131, 57 p.
IC 8125 Report
Skow, M.L., 1957, Mica, a materials survey: U.S. Bureau of Mines Information Circular 8125, 77 p.
IC 8120 Report
Barton, W.R., 1962, Columbium and tantalum, a materials survey: U.S. Bureau of Mines Information Circular 8120, 140 p.
IC 8103 Report
Bilbery, J.H., Jr., 1962, Cobalt, a materials survey: U.S. Bureau of Mines Information Circular 8103, 140 p.
IC 8045 Report
Kaufman, A., 1961, Trends in Alaska's Mineral industry: U.S. Bureau of Mines Information Circular 8045, 43 p.
IC 7926 Report
Thomas, B.I., Cook, D.J., Wolff, E., and Kerns, W.H., 1959, Placer mining in Alaska: methods and costs at operations using hydraulic and mechanical excavation equipment with nonfloating washing plants: U.S. Bureau of Mines Information Circular 7926, 34 p.
IC 7923 Report
Abernehty, R.F., and Cochrane, E.M., 1960, Fusibility of ash of United States coals: U.S. Bureau of Mines Information Circular 7923, 12 p.
IC 7878 Report
Mulligan, J.J., and Thorne, R.L., 1959, Tin-placer sampling methods and results, Cape Mountain district, Seward Peninsula, Alaska: U.S. Bureau of Mines Information Circular 7878, 69 p.
IC 7871 Report Map
Lorain, S.H., Wells, R.R., Mihelich, M., Mulligan, J.J., Thorne, R.L., and Herdlick, J.A., 1958, Lode-tin mining at Lost River, Seward Peninsula, Alaska: U.S. Bureau of Mines Information Circular 7871, 76 p., 1 sheet, scale 1:200.
IC 7844 Report
Kaufman, A., 1958, Southeastern Alaska's Mineral industry: U.S. Bureau of Mines Information Circular 7844, 37 p.
IC 7679 Report
Ransome, A.L., and Kerns, W.H., 1954, Names and definitions of regions, districts and subdistricts in Alaska: U.S. Bureau of Mines Information Circular 7679, 91 p.
IC 7379 Report
Bain, H.F., 1946, Alaska's Minerals as a basis for industry: U.S. Bureau of Mines Information Circular 7379, 89 p.
IC 7313 Report
Fisher, R.B., Thorne, R.L., and Van Cott, C., 1945, Paligorskite, a possible asbestos substitute: U.S. Bureau of Mines Information Circular 7313, 5 p.
IC 6786 Report
Gardner, E.D., and Johnson, C.H., 1934, Placer mining in the western United States: U.S. Bureau of Mines Information Circular 6786, 92 p.
IC 6236 Report Map
Bradley, P.R., 1930, Milling practice at the Alaska-Juneau concentrator: U.S. Bureau of Mines Information Circular 6236, 22 p., 1 sheet.
IC 6186 Report
Bradley, P.R., 1929, Mining methods and costs, Alaska-Juneau Gold Mining Co., Juneau, Alaska: U.S. Bureau of Mines Information Circular 6186, 18 p.
IC 6122 Report
Tyler, P.M., 1929, Graphite. part ii. domestic and foreign deposits: U.S. Bureau of Mines Information Circular 6122, 25 p.