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Rare collector items for the State of California Publications

Aubury, L. E., State Mineralogist / GEMS, JEWELER'S MATERIALS AND ORNAMENTAL STONES OF CALIFORNIA, B 37, issued by the California State Mining Bureau, San Francisco, 1905, cl, 171 pages, 51 plates, - 5 -, $ 50 [originally in the University of California, Department of Geology and Mineralogy Library, exceptionally clean, slight wear to bottom of spine, else fine, gold leaf printing on cover fine, gold leaf on spine has some wear]

Bateson, C. E. W. / THE MOJAVE MINING DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA, A paper read before the American Institute of Mining Engineers, at the Bethleham Meeting, February, 1906, original paper bound, archival tape over spine, pages 66 - 82, - 3 -, $ 40; also available, a photocopy of this paper, $ 10

Bowers, S. / RECONNAISSANCE OF THE COLORADO DESERT MINING DISTRICT, Sacramento, 1901, afb, 19 pages, 2 figs., tiny archival repairs, ovg, - 3 -, $ 39

Boyle, A. C. / THE GEOLOGY AND ORE DEPOSITS OF THE BULLY HILL MINING DISTRICT, CALIFORNIA, Submitted in parital fulfillment of the Doctor of Philosophy in the Faculty of Pure Science, Columbia University, December, 1913, Reprinted from the Bulletin No. 85, January, 1914, of AIME, New York, 1914, pb, pages 58 - 105, 15 figs., - 2 -, $ 45

Preston, E. B. / CALIFORNIA GOLD MILL PRACTICES, B 6, San Francisco, 1895, afb, 85 pages, 51 figs., - 5 -, $ 69

Storms, W. H. / METHODS OF MINE TIMBERING, B 2, Sacramento, 1895, cl, 58 pages, ~40 figs., - 2 -, $ 69



California Trails Illustrated Maps (Listed by #, Title, and Price)

205 / Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park, $ 10
206 / Yosemite National Park, $ 10
218 / Redwood National and State Parks, $ 10
221 / Death Valley National Park, $ 10
226 / Joshua Tree National Park, $ 10
268 / Lassen Volcanic National Park, $ 10
306 / Yosemite SW: Yosemite Valley and Wawona, $ 10
307 / Yosemite NW: Hetch and Hetchy Reservoir, $ 10
308 / Yosemite NE: Tuolumne Meadows and Hoover Wilderness, $ 10
309 / Yosemite SE: Ansel Adams Wilderness, $ 10
804 / Tahoe Forest West: Yuba and American Rivers, $ 10
805 / Tahoe Forest East: Sierra Buttes, Donner Pass, $ 10
809 / Mammoth Lakes, Mono Divide: Inyo and Sierra National Forest, $ 10

California Mineralogical Records are all listed in their own catalog  >>> Mineralogical Record

Rocks and Minerals Magazines
pertaining to California (listed by volume, issue, year, and topic):

63 (6) / 1988 / BLACK TOURMALINE FROM LITTLE CAHUILLA MOUNTAIN, $ 5
72 (3) / 1997 / LITHIA DIKE CLAIM, CAHUILLA MOUNTAIN, CALIFORNIA , $ 10
73(3) / 1998 / HIMALAYA MINE, MESA GRANDE, CALIFORNIA, $ 20


California Division of Mines and Geology -  Reports of the State Mineralogist

Section a. Early Rare Issues


6th ANNUAL REPORT OF THE STATE MINERALOGIST, 1885-86, PART I / Hanks, H. G. / Sacramento, 1886, cl, 141 pages, index, - 5 -, gold leaf inscription on front board, very bright and clear, slight wear on edges of spine and corners of the boards, with 4 plates (3 bound in and one loose having folds preserved with archival tape; Contents: list of California minerals; List of mineral springs in each county; table of altitudes; list of stones collected by Bureau, building stones in California < and > 6TH ANNUAL REPORT OF THE STATE MINERALOGIST, 1885-86, PART II / Irelan, W. / Sacramento, 1887, cl, 222 pages, - 5 -, inscription on front board very bright and clear, text very clear with no foxing or marks, library markings on spine, ovg; Contents: Reports on mining in counties describing mines in detail with some mine cross-sections; Concentration of gold and silver ores on Pacific Coast with numerous illustrations of concentrating equipment; mineral products of the U.S. in 1885; mining regulations; routes of travel, mode of conveyance, distances from San Francisco, $ 200 for both volumes

7th ANNUAL REPORT OF THE STATE MINERALOGIST / Irelan, W. / Sacramento, 1888, afb, 315 pages, - 5 -, archival tape repairs to title page and final page of index, ovg; Contents: Petroleum industry with specific locations where wells were drilled; coal industry with descriptions of coal veins and deposits; building stones; report of Wells, Fargo and Co., catalog of California fossils, $ 105

8th ANNUAL REPORT OF THE STATE MINERALOGIST / Ireland, W. / Sacramento, 1888, pb, 848 pages, - 3 -, $ 75 [Contents: Numberous county reports of mining activities; papers on the hydrometallurgy of silver and gold, more...]

8th ANNUAL REPORT OF THE STATE MINERALOGIST / 2009 reprint of the 1888 original, 343 pages, - 2 -, $ 30

9th ANNUAL REPORT OF THE STATE MINERALOGIST / Irelan, W. / Sacramento, 1889, cl[2] - newly rebound, 340 pages, repairs to corners of several pages of index, title page missing, else in fine condition, - 3 -; Contents: reports on Santa Clara County, San Nicholas Island; auriferous gravels of California with color illustrations; San Diego County; Santa Cruz County; Mollusca of the Channel Islands; Los Angeles County; Lassen County; San Bernardino County; River mining; value of fossils, $ 365

11th ANNUAL REPORT OF THE STATE MINERALOGIST / Irelan, Wm. Jr. / Sacramento, 1893, cl[2] - recently rebound, 608 pages, crisp, clean print throughout with excellent quality illustrations, repairs to last several pages of index; Contents: Geology and mineralization of Shasta County, Geology of Tehama, Colusa, Lake and Napa Counties; Geology of San Diego, Orange and San Ber
nardino Counties; additional county mine reports: Alameda, Amador, Butte, Colusa, Contra Costa, Del Norte, El Dorado, Fresno, Glenn, Kern, Los Angeles, Marin, Mendocino, Merced, Monterey, Nevada, Placer, Plumas, Sacramento, San Bernardino, San Benito, Santa Clara, San Diego, Shasta, Sierra, Siskiyou, Sonoma, Stanislaus, Sutter, Tehama, Trinity, Tulare, Tuolumne; Hydraulic ejectors; Dissertation upon the origin, development, and establishment of American mining law, $ 225


Reports of the State Mineralogist  [listed by volume, issue, binding, year, pages, price, book code, parital listing of contents]

Review of our book code system:  - 1 - new, as originally delivered by the printer; - 2 -, new, but delivered indirectly through another source; - 3 -, previously owned, may have owners name on cover; - 4 -, book has significant damage, i.e., excess ink markings or highlighting; - 5 -, an x-library book whose condition will vary, but often is an unused book



State Mineralogist Reports from the 1917-1918 Biennial Period

MINES AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF EL DORADO, PLACER, SACRAMENTO AND YUBA COUNTIES / pb / 1917 / 198 pages / - 3 - / $ 100

MINES AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF NEVADA COUNTY / pb / 1918 / 270 pages / - 5 - / $ 100


State Mineralogist Reports from the years 1920-1956 

Volume 17

Volume 17 / cl / 1920 / 562 pages, / $ 100 / - 3 - / REVIEW OF MINING ACTIVITIES MOST CALIFORNIA COUNTIES DURING 1920

Volume 20

Volume 20 / Issue 2 / pb / 1924 / 103  pages / $ 20 / - 3 - / OIL FIELD DEVELOPMENT OPERATIONS; OIL AND GAS RIGHTS, ANDALUSTITE FROM CALIFORNIA


23

Volume 23 / Issue 4 / pb / 1927 / 82 pages / $ 25 / - 2 - / MINES AND THEIR GEOLOGY OF THE LOS ANGELES FIELD DIVISION

Volume 27


Volume 27 / Issue 2 / pb / 1931 / 115 pages / - 3 - / $ 18 / STRATIGRAPHIC SIGNIFICANCE OF THE KREYENHAGEN SHALE OF CALIFORNIA; DIATOMS AND SILICOFLAGELLATES OF THE KREYENHAGEN SHALE

Volume 27 / Issue 4 / pb / 1931 / 95 pages / - 2 - / $ 60 / GEOLOGY OF SAN JACINTO QUADRANGLE, SOUTH OF SAN GORGONIO PASS, CALIFORNIA; NOTES ON MINING ACTIVITIES IN INYO AND MONO COUNTIES, INDEX TO VOLUME

Volume 29

Volume 29 / Issue 1 and 2 / 1933 / 61 pages / - 3 - / $ 5 / water spotting on extreme top edge of several pages, ovg /  THE LAKES OF CALIFORNIA -  this section only

Volume 30

Volume 30 / Issue 1 / pb / 1934 / 114 pages / - 2 - / $ 75 / MINERAL RESOURCES OF NORTHEASTERN MADERA COUNTY

Volume 31

Volume 31 / Issue 2 / afb / 1935 / 254  pages / $ 55 / - 3 - / GEOLOGIC SECTION ACROSS THE SOUTHERN PENINSULAR RANGE OF CALIFORNIA; NEW TECHNIQUE APPLICABLE TO THE STUDY OF PLACERS


Volume 32

Volume 32 / Issue 1 / pb / 1936 / 25  pages / $ 10 / - 3 - / SMALL SECTION ON BORAX LAKE AND ITS MINERALS

Volume 32 / Issue 4 / pb / 1956 / 158  pages / $ 60 / - 3 - / MINERAL RESOURCES OF LASSEN COUNTY; MINERAL RESOURCES OF MODOC COUNTY; MECHANICS OF LONE MOUNTAIN LANDSLIDES; OIL FIELD DEVELOPMENT OPERATIONS

Volume 33

Volume 33 / Issue 1 / afb / 1937 / 78 pages / $ 50 / - 5 - / THE GEOLOGY OF QUICKSILVER ORE DEPOSITS; PROSPECTING FOR LODE GOLD; light water stain across bottom of some pages, ovg

Volume 35

Volume 35 / Issue 2 / afb / 1939 / 106 pages / $ 70 / - 2 - / MINERAL RESOURCES OF SHASTA COUNTY

Volume 35 / Issue 3 / pb / 1939 / 133  pages  / $ 55 / - 2 - / TERTIARY FORMATIONS OF NO. SACRAMENTO VALLEY, CALIFORNIA; GEOLOGY AND OIL POSSIBILITIES OF CALIENTE RANGE, CUYAMA VALLEY & CARRIZO PLAIN; BIBLIOGRAPHY OF THE GEOLOGY AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF CALIFORNIA; COSTS OF TRUCKING AND PACKING ORE

Volume 35 / Issue 3 / pb / 1939 / 133 pages / $ 45 / - 5 - / TERTIARY FORMATIONS OF NO. SACRAMENTO VALLEY, CALIFORNIA; GEOLOGY AND OIL POSSIBILITIES OF CALIENTE RANGE, CUYAMA VALLEY & CARRIZO PLAIN; BIBLIOGRAPHY OF THE GEOLOGY AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF CALIFORNIA; COSTS OF TRUCKING AND PACKING ORE

Volume 35 / Issue 4 / pb / 1939 / 203 pages / $ 40 / - 5 - / GEOLOGIC FEATURES OF THE CALIFORNIA QUICKSILVER DEPOSITS; MINES AND PLANTS ALPHABETICALLY BY COUNTIES, light water stain along extreme bottom edge of pages, ovg

Volume 36

Volume 36 / Issue 1 / pb / 1940 / 113 pages / $ 35 / - 5 - / CURRENT MINING ACTIVITY IN SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA; slight wrinkling on bottom of pages


Volume 37

Volume 37 / Issue 1 / pb / 1941 / 200  pages / $ 75 / - 5 - / MINERAL RESOURCES OF TRINITY COUNTY; GEOLOGIC INVESTIGATION OF THE CHROMITE DEPOSITS OF CALIFORNIA

Volume 37 / Issue 2 / afb / 1941 / 171 pages / $ 65 / - 2 - / OCCURRENCE OF SHEELITE IN IDAHO-MARYLAND MINES AT GRASS VALLEY; TUNGSTEN RESOURCES OF CALIFORNIA; DRAGLINE DREDGING IN SISKIYOU COUNTY

Volume 38

Volume 38 / Issues 3,4 / afb / 1942 / 192 pages / $ 75 / - 5- / Hot Springs Deposits of the Coso Mountains; Twin Lakes Region, Fresno County; Welsh Tungsten Deposits, Madera County; Tabulation of Tungsten Deposits of California to Accompany Economic Mineral Map # 4

Volume 39

Volume 39 / Issue 1 / pb / 1943 / 110 pages / $ 75 / - 2 - / MINES AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF SANTA CRUZ COUNTY; STRATEGIC MINERALS; CURRENT MINING IN PLUMAS COUNTY

Volume 39 / Issue 2 / pb / 1943 / 179 pages / $ 75 / - 2 - / MANGANESE DISCOVERY IN SAN MATEO COUNTY; CURRENT MINING ACTIVITY IN SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA; CLERBUS-MAE TUNGSTEN PROPERTY, TRINITY COUNTY; TUNGSTEN DEPOSITS NORTHEAST OF VISALIA, TULARE COUNTY; GEOLOGY OF THE SAN BENITO QUADRANGLE

Volume 40

Volume 40 / Issue 2 / pb / 1944 / 113 pages / $ 45 / - 5 - / GEOLOGY OF THE JAMESBURG QUADRANGLE, MONTEREY COUNTY

Volume 41

Volume 41 / Issue 1 / pb, 1945 / 54 pages / $ 45 / - 5 - / QUICKSILVER DEPOSITS OF CENTRAL SAN BENITO AND NORTHWESTERN FRESNO COUNTIES; WAR-TIME MINERAL INDUSTRY OF CALIFORNIA; REVIEW OF CALIFORNIA MINERAL PRODUCTION FOR 1944

Volume 41 / Issue 2 / pb / 1945 / 48 pages / $ 35 / - 5 - / QUICKSILVER DEPOSITS OF THE KNOXVILLE DISTRICT; STEEL; wrinkling to lower edges of pages


Volume 41 / Issue 2 / pb / 1945 / 48  pages  / $ 45 / - 5 - / QUICKSILVER DEPOSITS OF THE KNOXVILLE DISTRICT; STEEL

Volume 41 / Issue 4 / pb / 1945 / 173  pages  / $ 20 / - 5 - / PINE CREEK AND ADAMSON TUNGSTEN MINES, INYO COUNTY; INDEX TO TOPOGRAPHIC QUADRANGLES OF CALIFORNIA; FLOW-SHEET OF AMERICAN POTASH AND CHEMICAL CORPORATION AT SEARLESS LAKE; writing on front cover

Volume 41 / Issue 4 / pb / 1945 / 173  pages  / $ 40 / - 2 - / PINE CREEK AND ADAMSON TUNGSTEN MINES, INYO COUNTY; INDEX TO TOPOGRAPHIC QUADRANGLES OF CALIFORNIA; FLOW-SHEET OF AMERICAN POTASH AND CHEMICAL CORPORATION AT SEARLESS LAKE

Volume 42

Volume 42 / Issue 1 / pb / 1946 / 73 pages / $ 50 / - 3 - / GEOLOGY OF SANTA ROSA MOUNTAIN AREA, RIVERSIDE COUNTY; GEOLOGY AND NICKEL MINERALIZATION OF THE JULIAN-CUYAMACA AREA, SAN DIEGO COUNTY; TIN DEPOSITS OF THE GORMAN DISTRICT, KERN COUNTY

Volume 42 / Issue 2 / pb / 1946 / 83 pages / $ 60 / - 5 - / QUICKSILVER DEPOSITS OF THE NEW ADRIA DISTRICT; QUICKSILVER DEPOSITS AT THE SULPHUR BANK MINE

Volume 42 / Issue 3 / pb / 1946 / 138 pages / $ 50 / - 5 - / WESTERN AND EASTERN MAYACMAS QUICKSILVER DISTRICT; MINES AND MINING IN TEHAMA COUNTY; pocket plates missing

Volume 42 / Issue 3 / afb / 1946 / 138 pages / $ 60 / - 5 - / MINES AND MINING IN TEHAMA COUNTY; WESTERN AND EASTERN MAYACMAS QUICKSILVER DISTRICTS; MINERALS AT THE GEYERS, SONOMA COUNTY; pocket plates present


Volume 42 / Issue 4 / afb / 1946 / 117 pages / $ 45 / - 5 - / GEOLOGY OF THE KRAMER BORATE DISTRICT, KERN COUNTY; SALT; LIST OF CALIFORNIA REPORTS AND BULLETINS; no underlining in text

Volume 42 / Issue 4 / afb / 1946 / 117 pages / $ 35 / - 3 - / GEOLOGY OF THE KRAMER BORATE DISTRICT, KERN COUNTY; LIST OF CALIFORNIA REPORTS AND BULLETINS; some underlining in text

Volume 43

Volume 43 / Issues 1, 2, 3, 4 / cl / 1947 / 502 pages / - 5 - / $ 200 / WALIBU QUICKSILVER MINE, KERN COUNTY; MINES AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF LAKE COUNTY; MINES AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF SAN BENITO COUNTY; MINES AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF STANISLAUS COUNTY; THE MOUNTAIN COPPER COMPANY, LTD.; LIMESTONE IN CALIFORNIA; MINES AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF SISKIYOU COUNTY

Volume 43 / Issue 1 / pb / 1947 / 75 pages / $ 75 / - 5 - / WALIBU QUICKSILVER MINE, KERN COUNTY; MINES AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF LAKE COUNTY; MINES AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF SAN BENITO COUNTY


Volume 43 / Issue 4 / pb / 1947 / 138 pages / $ 75 / - 5 - / MINES AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF SISKIYOU COUNTY

Volume 44

Volume 44 / Issues 1,2,3,4 / cl / 1948 / 524 pages / $ 75 / - 5 - / FOUNDRY SAND INDUSTRY; URANIUM; MANNER OF LOCATING AND HOLDING MINERAL CLAIMS IN CALIFORNIA; BASEMENT COMPLEX IN WELL SAMPLES FROM THE SACRAMENTO AND SAN JOAQUIN VALLEYS; SODA ASH AND SALTCAKE; THE LAKES OF CALIFORNIA; QUICKSILVER DEPOSITS OF THE GUERNEVILLE DISTRICT; PUMICE AND PERLITE AS INDUSTRIAL MATERIALS; ECONOMIC ASPECTS OF MERCURY IN CALIFORNIA; THE SPECTROGRAPH AND POLARGRAPH; PUBLICATIONS OF THE CALIFORNIA STATE DIVISION OF MINES

Volume 44 / Issue 1 / pb / 1948 / 122 pages / $ 30 / - 5 - / TRENDS IN THE FOUNDRY-SAND INDUSTRY; PROPERTIES OF FOUNDRY SANDS; CALIFORNIA FOUNDRY SANDS; URANIUM; LOCATING CLAIMS

Volume 44 / Issue 2 / pb / 1948 / 117 pages / $ 65 / - 5 - / THE BASEMENT COMPLEX IN WELL SAMPLES FROM THE SACRAMENTO AND SAN JOAQUIN VALLEYS; MINES AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF NAPA COUNTY; THE LAKES OF CALIFORNIA

Volume 44 / Issue 3 / pb / 1948 / 74 pages / $ 45 / - 5 - / QUICKSILVER DEPOSITS OF THE GUERNEVILLE DISTRICT; PUMICE AND PERLITE AS INDUSTRIAL MATERIALS


Volume 44 / Issue 4 / pb / 1948 / 201 pages / $ 45 / - 5 - / ECONOMIC ASPECTS OF MERCURY PRODUCTION; CURRENT AND RECENT MINING ACTIVITIES IN THE REDDING DISTRICT; THE SPECTROGRAPH AND POLARGRAPH; PUBLICATIONS OF THE CALIFORNIA DIVISION OF MINES

Volume 45

Volume 45 / Issues 1, 2, 3, 4 / 1949 / 718 pages / $ 200 / - 5 - / ANNUAL REPORT OF THE BUREAU OF MINES; QUICKSILVER DEPOSITS OF THE OAKVILLE DISTRICT, NAPA COUNTY; MINES AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF TUOLUMNE COUNTY; BARIUM; PENN MINE SLAG DUMP AND MINE WATER, CALAVERAS COUNTY; DIVISION OF MINES PUBLICATIONS, 1948; WATER-FLOODING AS A METHOD OF INCREASING CALIFORNIA OIL PRODUCTION; MINERAL RESOURCES OF KERN COUNTY; STATE GEOLOGICAL SURVEYS; INDUSTRIAL USES OF LIMESTONE AND DOLOMITE; MINERALS OF CALIFORNIA - SUPPLEMENT TO BULLETIN 136; INDEX; THE ELEPHANT AS THEY SAW IT [A COLLECTION OF CONTEMPORARY PICTURES AND STATEMENT ON GOLD MINING IN CALIFORNIA]

Volume 45 / Issue 1 / 1949 / 116 pages / $ 50 / - 2 - / QUICKSILVER DEPOSITS OF THE OAKVILLE DISTRICT, NAPA COUNTY; MINES AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF TUOLUMNE COUNTY; PENN MINE SLAG DUMP AND MINE WATER, CALAVERAS COUNTY

Volume 45 / Issue 2 / 1949 / 239 pages/ $ 65 / - 5 - / WATER-FLOODING AS A METHOD OF INCREASING CALIFORNIA OIL PRODUCTION, PART 1; MINERAL RESOURCES OF KERN COUNTY, INDUSTRIAL USES OF LIMESTONE AND DOLOMITE

Volume 45 / Issue 3 / pb 1949 / 141 pages / $ 65 / - 5 - / WATER FLOODING AS A METHOD OF INCREASING CALIFORNIA OIL PRODUCTION, PART 2; MINES AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF BUTTE COUNTY; ROOFING GRANULES OF THE SOUTHWEST

Volume 45 / Issue 4 / pb / 1949 / 211  pages  / $ 65 / - 5 - / GEOLOGY OF LIMESTONE NEAR SONORA, TUOLUMNE COUNTY; GEOLOGY OF LIMESTONE NEAR GAZELLE, SISKIYOU COUNTY; MINERALS OF CALIFORNIA - SUPPLEMENT TO BULLETIN 136; INDEX; THE ELEPHANT AS THEY SAW IT [A COLLECTION OF CONTEMPORARY PICTURES AND STATEMENT ON GOLD MINING IN CALIFORNIA]


Volume 46

Volume 46 / Issues 1, 2, 3, 4 / cl / 1950 / 562 pages / $ 250 / - 2 - / GEOLOGY ALONG THE ELECTRA AND WEST POINT TUNNELS, AMADOR COUNTY; GEOLOGY AND TUNGSTEN DEPOSITS OF THE TUNGSTEN HILLS, INYO COUNTY; MINES AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF SONOMA COUNTY; GEOLOGY AND OIL PROSPECTS OF WESTERN SAN JOSE HILLS; IRONSTONE CONCRETIONS; GEOLOGY OF THE RED MOUNTAIN MAGNESITE DISTRICT; MINES AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF ALAMEDA COUNTY; NEEDLES MAGNESITE DEPOSIT; SKAGGS SPRINGS QUICKSILVER MINE; ALTOONA QUICKSILVER MINE; MINES AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF YOLO COUNTY; MINES AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF MADERA COUNTY; QUICKSILVER OF THE CACHUMA DISTRICT, SANTA BARBARA COUNTY

Volume 46 / Issue 1 / pb / 1950 / 184 pages / $ 70 / - 5 - / GEOLOGY ALONG THE ELECTRA AND WEST POINT TUNNELS, AMADOR COUNTY; GEOLOGY AND TUNGSTEN DEPOSITS OF THE TUNGSTEN HILLS, INYO COUNTY; MINES AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF SONOMA COUNTY


Volume 46 / Issue 2 / pb / 1950 / 192 pages / $ 70 / - 5 - / GEOLOGY AND OIL PROSPECTS OF WESTERN SAN JOSE HILLS; IRONSTONE CONCRETIONS; GEOLOGY OF THE RED MOUNTAIN MAGNESITE DISTRICT; MINES AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF ALAMEDA COUNTY


Volume 46 / Issue 3 / pb / 1950 / 79  pages  / $ 70 / - 5 - / NEEDLES MAGNESITE DEPOSIT; SKAGGS SPRINGS QUICKSILVER MINE; ALTOONA QUICKSILVER MINE; MINES AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF YOLO COUNTY

Volume 46 / Issue 4 / pb / 1950 / 119  pages  / $ 70 / - 2 - or - 5 - / MINES AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF MADERA COUNTY; QUICKSILVER OF THE CACHUMA DISTRICT, SANTA BARBARA COUNTY

Volume 47

Volume 47 / Issue 2 / pb / 1951 / 231 pages / $ 55 / - 5 - / COUNTIES OF CALIFORNIA, MINERAL PRODUCTION AND SIGNIFICANT MINING ACTIVITIES OF 1949

Volume 47 / Issue 3 / pb / 1951 / 85 pages / $ 70 / - 3 - or - 5 - / MINES AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF FRESNO COUNTY

Volume 48

Volume 48 / Issue 1 / pb / 1952 / 134 pages / $ 50 / - 5 - / MINERAL NEEDS AND PROBLEMS OF THE LEAD-ACID STORAGE BATTERY INDUSTRY; MINES AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF GLENN COUNTY; THE MINERAL INDUSTRY OF CALIFORNIA 1950-51

Volume 48 / Issue 2 / pb / 1952 / 231 pages / $ 60 / - 5 - / MINES AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF YUBA COUNTY; FABRICAS: COLLECTION OF PICTURES AND STATEMENTS ON THE MINERAL MATERIALS USED IN BUILDING IN CALIFORNIA PRIOR TO 1850


Volume 48 / Issue 3 / pb / 1952 / 68 pages / $ 60 / - 2 - or - 5 - / CALIFORNIA TALC IN THE PAINT INDUSTRY; GEOLOGY OF THE STARBRIGHT TUNGSTEN MINE; MINES AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF MERCED COUNTY

Volume 48 / Issue 4 / pb / 1952 / 132 pages / $ 65 / - 5 - / MINES AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF DEL NORTE COUNTY; INDEX

Volume 49

Volume 49 / Issue 3 / pb / 1953 / 74 pages / $ 60 / - 2 - / MINES AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF KINGS COUNTY

Volume 50

Volume 50 / Issue 1 / pb / 1954 / 136 pages / $ 65 / - 2 - or - 5 - / MINES AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF AMADOR COUNTY

Volume 50 / Issue 1 / pb / 1954 / 285 pages / $ 70 / - 2 - or - 5 - / MINES AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF AMADOR COUNTY; MINERAL COMMODITIES FOR 1951

Volume 50 / Issue 2 / pb / 1954 / 137 pages / $ 70 / - 3 - or - 5 - / NINETEENTH CENTURY MINES AND MINERAL SPRING RESORTS OF LAKE COUNTY; MINES AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF SANTA CLARA COUNTY

Volume 50 / Issue 2 / pb / 1954 / 110 / $ 50 / - 2 - / REPRINT OF THE MINES AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF SANTA CLARA COUNTY

Volume 50 / Issues 3/4 / pb / 1954 / 347  pages  / $ 70 / - 2 - / MINES AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF LOS ANGELES COUNTY; COOL-CAVE VALLEY LIMESTONE DEPOSITS

Volume 51

Volume 51 / Issue 2 / pb / 1955 / 100 pages / $ 70 / - 5 - / MINES AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF SACRAMENTO COUNTY

Volume 51 / Issue 3 / pb / 1955 / 86 pages / $ 70 / - 3 - / MANGANESE DEPOSITS OF THE NORTHEAST PACIFIC SEA FLOOR; MINES, MINERAL DEPOSITS, AND MINERAL INDUSTRIES OF MARIN COUNTY

Volume 51 / Issue 4 / pb / 1955 / 57 pages / $ 35 / - 3 - / MINES AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF SAN MATEO COUNTY (this is a reprint of pages 401 - 458 only)

Volume 52

Volume 52 / Issue 1 / pb / 1956 / 104  pages  / $ 20 / - 5 - / ANNUAL REPORT FOR THE 106TH FISCAL YEAR; SAND AND GRAVEL FOR CONCRETE AGGREGATE

Volume 52 / Issue 1 / pb / 1956 / 104  pages  / $ 40 / - 5 - / ANNUAL REPORT FOR THE 106TH FISCAL YEAR; SAND AND GRAVEL FOR CONCRETE AGGREGATE

Volume 52 / Issue 2 / pb / 1956 / 120 pages / $ 20 / - 3 - / BASIC STUDIES OF THE CLAY INDUSTRY OF CALIFORNIA

Volume 52 / Issue 3 / pb, 1956 / 60 pages / $ 60 / - 2 - / LODE GOLD MINES OF THE ALLEGHANY-DOWNIEVILLE AREA, SIERRA COUNTY; HISTORY OF BORAX PRODUCTION IN THE UNITED STATES

Volume 52 / Issue 3 / pb / 1956 / 18 page section on the History of Borax production only, - 3 -, $ 9

Volume 52 / Issue 4 / pb / 1956 / 370 pages / $ 50 / - 5 - / MINES AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF EL DORADO COUNTY; book has unusual spotting on cover


Volume 53

Volume 53 / Issies 1,2 / pb / 1957 / $ 100 / - 3 -, ISLAND COPPER MINE, TRINITY COUNTY; MINES AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF MARIPOSA COUNTY, 7 plates in pocket

Volume 53 / Issues 1,2,3,4 / cloth / 1957 / $250 / - 5 -, exceptionally fine with 8 plates in pocket / ISLAND COPPER MINE, TRINITY COUNTY; MINES AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF MARIPOSA COUNTY (ISSUES 1 AND 2); LEAD AND ZINC IN CALIFORNIA (ISSUES 3 AND 4)


Volume 53 / Issues 3,4 / pb / 1957 / 411  pages  / $ 100 / - 5 - / LEAD AND ZINC IN CALIFORNIA


Volume 54

Volume 54 / Issues 1, 2, 3, 4 / 1958 / 602 pages / cl / $ 250 / - 3 - / ANNUAL REPORT FOR 1956-57; CALIFORNIA MINERAL COMMODITIES; EFFECT OF CLAY-MINERAL COMPOSITION ON STRENGTH OF CENTRAL-CALIFORNIA SEDIMENTS; SAND AND GRAVEL RESOURCES OF CACHE CREEK IN LAKE, COLUSA, AND YOLO COUNTIES; POVERTY HILLS DIATOMACEOUS EARTH DEPOSIT, INYO COUNTY; MINES AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF TULARE COUNTY; MINES AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF CONTRA COSTA COUNTY; RESEARCH IN MINING AND THE MINERAL INDUSTRIES IN CALIFORNIA; INDEX TO VOLUME 54

Volume 54 / Issue 1 / pb / 1958 / 205 pages / $ 20 / - 5 - / ANNUAL REPORT FOR 1956-57, CALIFORNIA MINERAL COMMODITIES


Volume 54 / Issue 3 / pb / 1958 / 193 pages / $ 75 / - 3 - / POVERTY HILLS DIATOMACEOUS EARTH DEPOSIT, INYO COUNTY; MINES AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF TULARE COUNTY

Volume 54 / Issue 4 / pb / 1958 / 107 pages / $ 60 / - 2 - / MINES AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF CONTRA COSTA COUNTY; RESEARCH IN MINING AND THE MINERAL INDUSTRIES IN CALIFORNIA; INDEX TO VOLUME 54

Volume 55

Volume 55 / complete / pb / 1959 / 244  pages  / $ 25 / - 5 - / MINERAL PRODUCTION AND VALUE IN 1957, SUMMARY OF THE PRODUCTION OF MINERALS IN 1956 AND 1957 BY COUNTY, LIST OF CALIFORNIA MINERAL PRODUCERS, DEALERS, AND LABORATORIES, AND A REVIEW OF METAL, MINERAL, AND MINERAL FUEL FOR THE U.S. IN 1957

Volume 56

Volume 56 / complete / pb / 1960 / 219 pages / $ 25 / - 5 - / DIRECTORY OF CALIFORNIA MINERAL PRODUCERS, DEALERS AND LABORATORIES, 1959

Volume 57

Volume 57 / complete / pb / 1961 / 184 pages / $ 25 / - 5 - / MINERAL COMMODITIES PRODUCTION IN 1959 BOTH BY COMMODITY AND COUNTY, REPORT HAS A DIRECTORY OF MINERAL PRODUCERS IN 1959

Volume 58

Volume 58 / complete / pb / 1966 / 209 pages / $ 35 / - 2 - / MINERAL COMMODITIES AND A DIRECTORY OF MINERAL PRODUCERS DURING 1960, 1961, AND 1962

82

Volume 82 / compete / pb / 22 pages / $ 20 / - 2 - / LOMA PRIETA EARTHQUAKE; LANDSLIDE HAZARDS; MINERAL RESOURCES AND HEALTH RELATED ISSUES

Volume 104

Volume 104 / Issue 1 / pb / 1952-53 / 58 pages / $ 10 / - 5 - / ANNUAL REPORT FOR 1952-53

Volume 107

Volume 107 / Issue 3 / pb / 1955-56 / 65 pages / $ 10 / - 5 - / ANNUAL REPORT FOR 1955-56


Extra Plates for Volumes 43 to 54 of the State Mineralogist Reports, free, when accompanied by any order [Listed by Volume, Plate, and Plate Title]

43 / 7 /  LAKE COUNTY MINERAL DEPOSITS
43 / 15 / STANISLAUS COUNTY MINERAL DEPOSITS
44 / 22 /  MINES AND MINERAL DEPOSITS OF NAPA COUNTY
45 / 18 /  MAP OF WESTERN KERN COUNTY
46 / 73 /  MADERA COUNTY MINES AND MINERAL DEPOSITS
47 / 31 /  FRESNO COUNTY OIL FIELDS, MINES AND MINERAL DEPOSITS
48 / 1 /  GLENN COUNTY MINES AND PROSPECTS
48 / 12 /  GEOLOGIC MAP OF MERCED COUNTY
48 / 13 /  DEL NORTE COUNTY PERIDOTITE AND MINERAL DEPOSIT LOCATIONS
49 / 4 /  KINGS COUNTY GEOLOGIC MAP SHOWING MINES AND HOLES DRILLED FOR GAS AND OIL
50 / 2 /  GEOLOGIC MAP OF SANTA CLARA COUNTY SHOWING MINES AND MINERAL DEPOSITS
50 / 4 /  GEOLOGIC MAP OF LOS ANGELES COUNTY
51 / 1 /  GEOLOGIC MAP OF SAN JOAQUIN COUNTY SHOWING MINES, GAS FIELDS
51 / 2 /  GEOLOGIC MAP OF SACRAMENTO COUNTY
51 / 4 /  GEOLOGIC MAP OF MARIN COUNTY SHOWING MINES AND MINERAL DEPOSITS
51 / 5 /  GEOLOGIC MAP OF SAN MATEO COUNTY SHOWING MINERAL PRODUCT OPERATIONS
53 / 4 /  MARIPOSA COUNTY MINES AND PROSPECTS
54 / 5 /  GEOLOGIC MAP OF CONTRA COSTA COUNTY SHOWING MINES, QUARRIES, AND GAS WELLS



CDMG Bulletins

B 2 / Storms, W. H. / METHODS OF MINE TIMBERING, Sacramento, 1895, cl, 58 pages, ~40 figs., - 2 -, $ 99

B 6 / Preston, E. B. / CALIFORNIA GOLD MILL PRACTICES, San Francisco, 1895, afb, 85 pages, 51 figs., - 5 -, $ 99

B 76 / Bradley, W. W., et.al. / MANGANESE AND CHROMIUM, Sacramento, 1913, pb, 248 pages, 51 photos, 5 maps, - 3-, $ 45

B 91 / Eakle, A. S. / MINERALS OF CALIFORNIA, Sacramento, 1923, cl, 328 pages, - 3 -, $ 40

B 125 / Crook, T. H., et.al. / MANGANESE IN CALIFORNIA INCLUDING OUTLINE GEOLOGIC MAP OF CALIFORNIA SHOWING LOCATIONS OF MANGANESE PROPERTIES, San Francisco, 1943, cl, 387 pages, 46 figs., 1 plate (in pocket), - 2 -, $ 55; - 5 -, $ 35

B 134 / Wells, F. G., et.al. / CHROMITE IN CALIFORNIA, this is a complete 10 volume set published as separates: Part I with three chapters, Part II with 2 chapters, and Part III with 5 chapters [each chapter is a single volume or book], San Francisco, 1946, pb, - 3 -, $ 199 [It is quite rare to find a complete 10 volume set of these; some of the individual sections are listed below]

B 134, Part II, Chapter 1 / Dow, D. H. and Thayer, T. P. / CHROMITE DEPOSITS OF THE NORTHERN COASTAL RANGES OF CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1946, pb, 38 pages, 2 figs., tables of chromite mines in Colusa, Glenn, Lake, Mendocino, Napa and Sonoma Counties, - 5 -, $ 45

B 134, Part II, Chapter 2 / Walker, G. W. and Griggs, A. B. / CHROMITE DEPOSITS OF THE SOUTHERN COAST RANGES OF CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1953, pb, pages 39 - 88, 8 plates, (in pocket), 5 figs., - 5 -, $ 45

B 134, Part III, Chapter 1 / Cater, F. W., Jr. / CHROMITE DEPOSITS OF TUOLUMNE AND MARIPOSA COUNTIES, CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1948, pb, 32 pages, 4 plates (in pocket), - 3 -, $ 45

B 134, Part III, Chapter 2 / Cater, F. W., Jr. / CHROMITE DEPOSITS OF CALAVERAS AND AMADOR COUNTIES, CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1948, pb, pages 33 - 60 pages, 1 plate (in pocket), - 5 -, $ 45

B 134, Part III, Chapter 3 / Rynearson, G. A. / CHROMITE DEPOSITS OF TULARE AND EASTERN FRESNO COUNTIES, CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1948, pb, pages 61 - 104, 2 plates (in pocket), - 5 -, $ 45

B 134, Part III, Chapter 4 / Cater, F. W., Jr., et.al. / CHROMITE DEPOSITS OF EL DORADO COUNTY, CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1951, pb, pages 107 - 167, 4 plates (in pocket), - 5 -, $ 45

B 134, Part III, Chapter 5 / Rynearson, G. A. / CHROMITE DEPOSITS IN THE NORTHERN SIERRA NEVADA, CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1953, pb, pages 171 - 321, 5 plates (in pocket), - 5 -, $ 45

B 140 / Huey, A. S. / GEOLOGY OF THE TELSA QUADRANGLE, CALIFORNIA, Sacramento, 1948, pb, 75 pages, 3 figs., 11 plates, - 1 -, $ 45

B 141 / Jenkins, O. P., et. al. / GEOLOGIC GUIDEBOOK ALONG HIGHWAY 49 – SIERRAN GOLD BELT: THE MOTHER LODE COUNTY, San Francisco, 1948, cl, 164 pages, - 3 -, $ 85

B 146 / Engel, R., et.al. / GEOLOGY AND MINERAL DEPOSITS OF THE LAKE ELSINORE QUADRANGLE, CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1959, 154 pages, 7 plates (in pocket),- 3 -, $ 45

B 147 / Leith, C. J. / GEOLOGY OF THE QUIEN SABE QUADRANGLE, CALIFORNIA; QUICKSILVER AND ANTIMONY DEPOSITS OF THE STAYTON DISTRICT, CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1949, cl, 60 pages, 2 figs., 7 plates (3 in pocket), - 3 - or - 5 -, $ 25


B 148 / Manning, G. A. and Ogle, B. A. / GEOLOGY OF THE BLUE LAKE QUADRANGLE, CALIFORNIA, Sacramento, 1950, pb, 36 pages, 13 plates, 2 figs., - 2 , $ 45

B 148 / Manning, G. A. and Ogle, B. A. / GEOLOGY OF THE BLUE LAKE QUADRANGLE, CALIFORNIA, Sacramento, 1950, pb, 36 pages, 13 plates, 2 figs., - 5 -, $ 25

B 149 / Weaver, C. E. / GEOLOGY AND MINERAL DEPOSITS OF AN AREA NORTH OF SAN FRANCISCO BAY, CALIFORNIA: VACAVILLE, ANTIOCH, MOUNT VACA, CARQUINEZ, MARE ISLAND, SONOMA, SANTA ROSA, PETALUMA, AND POINT REYES QUADRANGLES, San Francisco, 1949, cl, 135 pages, 4 figs., book only, no separate plate box- 2 -, $ 20

B 150 / Dibblee, T. W., Jr. / GEOLOGY OF SOUTHWEST SANTA BARBARA COUNTY, San Francisco, 1950, pb, 17 plates (9 in slipcase), 6 figs., - 2 -, $ 45

B 150 / Dibblee, T. W., Jr. / GEOLOGY OF SOUTHWEST SANTA BARBARA COUNTY, San Francisco, 1950, pb, 17 plates (9 in slipcase), 6 figs., - 5 -, $ 25

B 151 / Williams, H. and Masson, P. H. / GEOLOGY OF THE MACDOEL QUADRANGLE and CIRCULAR SOIL STRUCTURES IN NORTHEASTERN CALIFORNIA, 8 figs., 4 paltes (in pocket), - 1 -, $ 40

B 151 / Williams, H. and Masson, P. H. / GEOLOGY OF THE MACDOEL QUADRANGLE and CIRCULAR SOIL STRUCTURES IN NORTHEASTERN CALIFORNIA, 8 figs., 4 paltes (in pocket), - 3 -, $ 30

B 152 / Trask, P. D., et.al. / GEOLOGIC DESCRIPTION OF THE MANGANESE DEPOSITS OF CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1950, cl 378 pages, 12 figs., 20 plates, - 1 -, $ 55

B 157 / Crittenden, M. D., Jr. / GEOLOGY OF THE SAN JOSE - MOUNT HAMILTON AREA, CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1951, cl, 157 pages, 11 plates (3 in pocket), 14 figs., - 2 -, $ 32

B 157 / Crittenden, M. D., Jr. / GEOLOGY OF THE SAN JOSE - MOUNT HAMILTON AREA, CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1951, cl, 157 pages, 11 plates (3 in pocket), 14 figs., - 3 -, $ 25

B 159 / Larsen, E. S., Jr., et.al. / CRYSTALLINE ROCKS OF SOUTHWESTERN CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1951, cl, 136 pages, 7 plates (in pocket), - 2 -, $ 65

B 160 / Dibblelee, T. W., Jr. / GEOLOGY OF THE SALTDALE QUADRANGLE, CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1952, cl, 66 pages, 11 plates (3 in pocket), 5 figs., - 2 -, $ 35

B 161 / Gealey, W. K. and Switzer, G. / GEOLOGY OF THE HEALDSBURG QUADRANGLE, CALIFORNIA AND MINERALOGY OF THE CALIFORNIA GLAUCOPHANE SCHISTS, San Francisco, 1951, cl, 76 pages, 8 plates (3 in pocket), -1 -, $ 50

B 162 / Travis, R. B. / GEOLOGY OF THE SEBASTOPOL QUADRANGLE, CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1952, pb, 33 pages, 7 plates (3 in pocket), 23 figs., - 3 -, $ 20

B 163 / Ver Planck, W. E. / GYPSUM IN CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1952, cl, 151 pages, 52 plates (8 in pocket), 11 figs., $ 26

B 164 / Ogle, B. A. / GEOLOGY OF EEL RIVER VALLEY AREA, HUMBOLDT COUNTY, CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1953, cl, 128 pages, 6 plates (in pocket0+), 14 figs., - 1 -, $ 70

B 166 / Brice, J. C. / GEOLOGY OF LOWER LAKE QUADRANGLE, CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1953, cl, 72 pages, 7 plates (3 in pocket), 3 figs., - 2 -, $ 30

B 167 / Briggs, L. I., Jr. / GEOLOGY OF THE ORTIGALITA PEAK QUADRANGLE, CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1953, cl, 61 pages, plates (in pocket), 33 figs., - 2 -, $ 26

B 167 / Briggs, L. I., Jr. / GEOLOGY OF THE ORTIGALITA PEAK QUADRANGLE, CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1953, cl, 61 pages, plates (in pocket), 33 figs., - 3 -, $ 20

B 168 / Dibblee, T. W., Jr. and Chesterman C. W. / GEOLOGY OF THE BRECKENRIDGE MOUNTAIN QUADRANGLE, CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1953, cl, 56 pages, 3 plates (in pocket), 32 figs., - 3 -, $ 30

B 168 / Dibblee, T. W., Jr. and Chesterman C. W. / GEOLOGY OF THE BRECKENRIDGE MOUNTAIN QUADRANGLE, CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1953, cl, 56 pages, no pocket plates, 32 figs., - 3 -, $ 15

B 170 / Allen, C. R., et. al. / GEOLOGY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA, Volume One, San Francisco, 1954, pb, individual sections still in stock:

     Chapter VII: Mineralogy and Petrology, 75 pages, 17 figs., 2 plates, (in pocket), - 3 -, $ 20

     Chapter VIII: Mineral Deposits and Mineral Industry, 74 pages, 3 figs., 1 table,  3 plates, $ 20

     Geologic Guide # 1: Western Mohave Desert and Death Valley Region, $ 20

B 172 / Oakeshott, G. B. / GEOLOGY AND MINERAL DEPOSITS OF SAN FERNANDO QUADRANGLE, LOS ANGELES COUNTY, CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1958, cl, 147 pages, 11 tables, 5 plates (in pocket), - 3 -, $ 20

B 173 / Murdoch, J. and Webb, R. W. / MINERALS OF CALIFORNIA, Sacramento, 1956, cl, 452 pages, with supplement 2, - 3 -, $ 50; another copy, with no supplements, - 5 -, $ 30

B 177 / Nelson, D. / GEOLOGY AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF SANTA YSABEL QUADRANGLE, SAN DIEGO COUNTY, CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1958, pb, 42 pages, 2 plates (in pocket), 2 figs., 11 photos, - 1 -, $ 25

B 178 / Gray, C. H., Jr. / GEOLOGY OF THE CORONA SOUTH QUADRANGLE AND THE SANTA ANA NARROWS AREA, Riverside, Orange, and San Bernardino Counties and MINES AND MINERAL DEPOSITS OF THE CORONA SOUTH QUADRANGLE, San Francisco, 1961, cl, 120 pages, 4 plates in pocket, - 3 -, $ 50

B 179 / Irwin, W. P. / GEOLOGIC RECONNAISSANCE OF THE NORTHERN COAST RANGES AND KLAMATH MOUNTAINS, CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1960, pb, 80 pages, 1 plate (in pocket), 16 figs., 15 photos, - 1 -, $ 35

B 179 / Irwin, W. P. / GEOLOGIC RECONNAISSANCE OF THE NORTHERN COAST RANGES AND KLAMATH MOUNTAINS, CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1960, pb, 80 pages, 1 plate (in pocket), 16 figs., 15 photos, - 3 -, $ 25

B 180 / Goldman, H. B. / SAND AND GRAVEL IN CALIFORNIA: An Inventory of Deposits, San Francisco, 1961, pb, Part A - Northern California, 38 pages, Part B - Central California, 58 pages, and Part C - Southern California, 56 pages, one plate in pocket for each, - 3 -, $ 30

B 182 / Arkley, R. J., et.al. / GEOLOGIC GUIDE TO THE MERCED CANYON AND YOSEMITE VALLEY, CALIFORNIA, WITH ROAD LOGS FROM HAYWARD THROUGH YOSEMITE VALLEY, VIA TRACY, PATTERSON, TURLOCK, AND MERCED FALLS, San Francisco, 1962, pb, 68 pages, 2 plates (in pocket), - 3 -, $ 25

B 183 / Bailey, E. H., et.al. / FRANCISCAN AND RELATED ROCKS, AND THEIR SIGNIFICANCE IN THE GEOLOGY OF WESTERN CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1964, pb, 177 pages, 2 plates (in pocket), 35 figs., 82 photos, 18 tables, - 1 -, $ 70

B 183 / Bailey, E. H., et.al. / FRANCISCAN AND RELATED ROCKS, AND THEIR SIGNIFICANCE IN THE GEOLOGY OF WESTERN CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1964, pb, 177 pages, 2 plates (in pocket), 35 figs., 82 photos, 18 tables, - 3 -, $ 55

B 184 / Creeley, R. S. / GEOLOGY OF THE OROVILLE QUADRANGLE, CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1965, pb, 86 pages, 2 plates (in pocket), 50 figs., - 3 -, $ 25

B 187 / Ver Planck, W. E. / QUARTZITE IN CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1966, 58 pages, 24 photos, 4 plates (in pocket), - 2 -, $ 85


B 187 / Ver Planck, W. E. / QUARTZITE IN CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1966, 58 pages, 24 photos, 4 plates (in pocket), - 3 -, $ 65

B 188 / Dibblee, T. W., Ed. / GEOLOGY OF THE FREMONT AREA AND OPAL MOUNTAIN QUADRANGLES, CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1968, pb, 64 pages, 4 plates (in pocket), 50 photos, - 2 -, $ 50

B 189 / Murdoch, J. and Webb. R W. / MINERALS OF CALIFORNIA, CENTENNIAL VOLUME (1866-1966), San Francisco, 1966, cl, 559 pages, - 2 -, $ 85

B 190 / Bailey, E. H., Ed. / GEOLOGY OF NORTHERN CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1966, new pb or used cl, 507 pages, plate in pocket, - 3 -, $ 25

B 190 / Bailey, E. H., Ed. / GEOLOGY OF NORTHERN CALIFORNIA FIELD GUIDES [associated with B 190], - 3 -, $ 25 [This set includes the following: Point Reyes Peninsula, San Francisco Peninsula, Hydrogeology of East Bay Area and Northern Santa Clara Valley, San Andreas Fault From San Francisco to Hollister, Sacramento Valley to Northern Coast Ranges, Yosemite Valley and Sierra Nevada Batholith, Mineralogy of the Laytonville Quarry]

B 192 / GEOLOGY OF THE ONO QUADRANGLE, SHASTA AND TEHAMA COUNTIES, CALIFORNIA, San Francsico, 1969, pb, 28 pages, 1 plate (in pocket), 3 figs., 10 photos, - 3/5 -, $ 25

B 193 / Clark, W. B. / GOLD DISTRICTS OF CALIFORNIA, 1979, pb, 186 pages, 30 plates (1 in pocket), 88 photos, 9 tables, - 5 -, $ 75 [This one is now very difficult to find]

B 194 / Bowen, O. E., Ed., et.al. / LIMESTONE AND DOLOMITE RESOURCES OF CALIFORNIA and THE MINERAL ECONOMICS OF THE CARBONATE ROCKS, San Francisco, 1973, pb, 60 pages, 2 plates (in pocket), 12 photos, 3 figs., 7 tables, - 1 -, $ 40

B 194 / Bowen, O. E., Ed., et.al. / LIMESTONE AND DOLOMITE RESOURCES OF CALIFORNIA and THE MINERAL ECONOMICS OF THE CARBONATE ROCKS, San Francisco, 1973, pb, 60 pages, 2 plates (in pocket), 12 photos, 3 figs., 7 tables, - 3/5 -, $ 20

B 195 / Clark, L. D. / GEOLOGY OF THE SAN ANDREAS 15-MINUTE QUADRANGLE, CALAVERAS COUNTY, CALIFORNIA, Sacramento, 1970, pb, 23 pages, 1 plate (in pocket), 7 figs., 2 tables, - 3 -, $ 25

B 199 / Hart, E. W. / BASIC GEOLOGY OF THE SANTA MARGARITA AREA, SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY, CALIFORNIA, Sacramento, 1976, pb, 45 pages, 1 plate (in pocket), 6 figure, 9 tables, - 3 -, $ 30

B 202 / Galloway, A. J. / GEOLOGY OF THE POINT REYES PENINSULA, MARIN COUNTY, CALIFORNIA, Sacramento, 1977, pb, 72 pages, 1 plate (in pocket), 6 figs., 14 tables, 30 photographs, - 3 -, $ 20

B 205 / Oliver, H. W., Ed. / INTERPRETATION OF THE GRAVITY MAP OF CALIFORNIA AND ITS CONTINENTAL MARGIN, Sacramento, 1980, pb, 52 pages, 9 figs., 11 tables, - 5 -, $ 20

B 206 / GEOLOGY AND ORE DEPOSITS OF THE BODIE MINING DISTRICT, MONO COUNTY, 1986, Sacramento, 35 pages, pb, 11 figs., 7 tables, 17 photos, - 1 -, $ 40



CDMG Special Publications

SP 7 B / Hanley, J. B. / ECONOMIC GEOLOGY OF THE RINCON PEGMATITES, SAN DIEGO COUNTY, CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1951, pb, 24 pages, 1 plate, 5 figs., - 5 -, $ 45

SP 12 / Lightfoot, W. E. / HYDRAULIC FILLING IN METAL MINES, San Francisco, 1951, pb, 28 pages, 15 figs., - 5 -, $ 45

SP 13 / Gale, H. S. / GEOLOGY OF THE SALINE DEPOSITS, BRISTOL DRY LAKE, SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY, CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1951, pb, 21 pages, - 5 -, $ 25

SP 16 / Kinkel, A. R., Jr. and Hall, W. E. / GEOLOGY OF THE SHASTA KING MINE, SHASTA COUNTY, CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1951, pb, 3 plates (in pocket), 4 figs., - 5 -, $ 45

SP 17 / Bailey, E. H. / SUGGESTIONS FOR EXPLORATION AT NEW ALMADEN QUICKSILVER MINE, CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1952, pb, 1 plate, - 5 -, $ 35

SP 28 / Kinkel, A. R., Jr. and Hall, W. E. / GEOLOGY OF THE MAMMOTH MINE, SHASTA COUNTY, CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1952, pb, 15 pages, 9 plates (in pocket), 5 figs., - 5 -, $ 48

SP 29 / Albers, J. P. / GEOLOGY AND ORE DEPOSITS OF THE AFTERTHOUGHT MINE, SHASTA COUNTY, CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1953, pb, 18 pages, 6 plates (in pocket), 9 figs., - 5 -, $ 48

SP 87 / Silva, M. / PLACER GOLD RECOVERY METHODS, Sacramento, 1986, pb, 32 pages, 1 table, 26 figs., 21 photos, - 1 -, $ 20

SP 94 / Santa Fe Southern Pacific Corporation / MINERALS FOR INDUSTRY, VOLUME II. NORTHERN CALIFORNIA, Sacramento, 1987, spiral bound, 207 pages, 9 figs., 3 tables, 3 photographs, 2 maps (in pocket), - 3 -, $ 20 [Book is divided into 2 sections: 1. Northern Sierra Nevada, and 2. Klamath Mountains and Cascade Range; Book lists mines which produce metallic and industrial rocks and mineral commodities giving their names, location, and description of that mine; one spiral is broken on the spine

SP 95 / Santa Fe Southern Pacific Corporation / MINERALS FOR INDUSTRY, VOLUME III. SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA, Sacramento, 1987, spiral bound, 242 pages, 5 figs., 6 tables, 10 photographs, 3 maps (in maps), - 3 -, $ 20 [Book is divided into 3 sections: 1. San Joaguin Valley, 2. Western Mohave Desert, 3. Eastern Mohave and Colorado Desert; Book lists mines which produce metallic and industrial rocks and mineral commodities giving their name, location, and description of that mine


SP 105 / Morton, D. M. / GEOLOGY OF PARTS OF THE AZUSA AND MOUNT WILSON QUADRANGLES, SAN GABRIEL MOUNTAINS, LOS ANGELES COUNTY, CALIFORNIA, Sacramento, 1973, pb, 21 pages, plates (in pocket), 1 figure, 3 phots, - 2 -, $ 25

SP 114 / Schiffman, P. and Wagner, D. L. / FIELD GUIDE TO THE GEOLOGY AND METAMORPHISM OF THE FRANCISCAN COMPLEX AND WESTERN METAMORPHIC BELT OF NORTHERN CALIFORNIA, Sacramento, 1992, pb, 78 pages, 47 figs., 21 photos, - 1 -, $ 18


CDMG Special Reports

SR 1A / Walker, G. W. / SIERRA BLANCA LIMESTONE IN SANTA BARBARA COUNTY, San Francisco, 1950, pb, 1 plate, - 3 -, $ 6

SR 1B / Walker, G. W. / THE CALERA LIMESTONE IN SAN MATEO AND SANTA CLARA COUNTIES, CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1950, pb, 8 pages, 6 figs., 1 plate, - 3 -, $ 10

SR 3 / Hoppin, R. A. and Norman, L. A., Jr. / COMMERCIAL BLACK GRANITE OF SAN DIEGO COUNTY, CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1950, pb, 19 pages, 18 figs., - 3 - , $ 10

SR 4 / Jahns, R. H. and Lance, J. F. / GEOLOGY OF THE SAN DIEGUITO PYROPHYLLITE AREA, San Francisco, 1950, pb, 32 pages, 2 plates, 21 figs., - 2 -, $ 15

SR 5 / MacKevitt, E. M. / GEOLOGY OF THE JURUPA MOUNTAINS, SAN BERNARDINO AND RIVERSIDE COUNTIES, CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1951, pb, 14 pages, 1 plate, 14 figs., - 3 -, $ 10


SR 6 / Heikkila, H. H. nd MacLeod, G. M. / GEOLOGY OF BITTERWATER CREEK AREA, KERN COUNTY, San Francisco, 1951, pb, 21 pages, 15 figs., 1 plates, - 3 -, $ 20

SR 7 A / Jahns, R. H. and Wright, L. A. /  GEM- AND LITHIUM-BEARING PEGMATITES OF THE PALA DISTRICT, SAN DIEGO COUNTY, CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1951, pb, 72 pages, 13 plates (5 in pocket), 35 figs., - 3/5 -, $ 125

SR 7 B / Hanley, J. B. / ECONOMIC GEOLOGY OF THE RINCON PEGMATITES, SAN DIEGO COUNTY, CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1951, pb, 24 pages, 1 plate, 5 figs., - 3 -, $ 35

SR 8 / Page, B. M. / TALC DEPOSITS OF STEATITE GRADE, Inyo County, Calfornia, San Francisco, 1951, pb, 35 pages, 11 plates (in pocket), 25 figs., - 3 -, $ 25

SR 9 / Payne, M. B. / TYPE MORENO FORMATION and overlying Eocene Strata on the West Side of the San Joaquin Valley, Fresno and Merced Counties, San Francisco, 1951, pb, 29 pages, 11 figs., 5 plates (in pocket), - 3 -, $ 10

SR 10 A / Crippen, R. A.. Jr. / NEPHRITE JADE AND ASSOCIATED ROCKS OF THE CAPE SAN MARTIN REGION, MONTEREY COUNTY, CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1951, pb, 14 pages, 14 figs., - 1 -, $ 15

SR 11 / Oakeshott, G. B. / GUIDE TO THE GEOLOGY OF PFEIFFER BIG SUR STATE PARK, MONTEREY COUNTY, CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1951, pb, 16 pages, 1 plate, 28 figs., - 3 -, $ 15

SR 12 / Lightfoot, W. E. / HYDRAULIC FILLING IN METAL MINES, San Francisco, 1951, pb, 28 pages, 15 figs., - 1 -, $ 30

SR 13 / Gale, H. S. / GEOLOGY OF THE SALINE DEPOSITS, BRISTOL DRY LAKE, SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY, San Francisco, 1951, pb, 2 figs., 1 plate, - 3 -, $ 15

SR 14 / Kinkel, A. R. and Albers, J. P. / GEOLOGY OF THE MASSIVE SULFIDE DEPOSITS AT IRON MOUNTAIN, SHASTA COUNTY, CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1951, 19 pages, 6 figs., 6 plates (in pocket), - 1 -, $ 25

SR 14 / Kinkel, A. R. and Albers, J. P. / GEOLOGY OF THE MASSIVE SULFIDE DEPOSITS AT IRON MOUNTAIN, SHASTA COUNTY, CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1951, 19 pages, 6 figs., 6 plates (in pocket), - 3 -, $ 15

SR 15 / Elliott, D. H. / PHOTOGEOLOGIC INTERPRETATION USING PHOTOGRAMMETRIC DIP CALCULATIONS, San Francisco, 1952, pb, 20 pages, 9 figs., - 3 -, $ 15

SR 16 / Kinkel, A. R., Jr. and Hall, W. E. / GEOLOGY OF THE SHASTA KING MINE, SHASTA COUNTY, CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1951, pb, 4 figs., 3 plates (in pocket), - 1 -, $ 28

SR 16 / Kinkel, A. R., Jr. and Hall, W. E. / GEOLOGY OF THE SHASTA KING MINE, SHASTA COUNTY, CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1951, pb, 4 figs., 3 plates (in pocket), - 3 -, $ 20


SR 17 / Bailey, E. H. / SUGGESTIONS FOR EXPLORATION AT NEW ALMADEN QUICKSILVER MINE, CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1952, pb, 4 pages, 1 plate, - 1 -, $ 16

SR 17 / Bailey, E. H. / SUGGESTIONS FOR EXPLORATION AT NEW ALMADEN QUICKSILVER MINE, CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1952, pb, 4 pages, 1 plate, - 3 -, $ 10

SR 19 / Park, J. A. and Turner, M. D. / GEOLOGY AND CERAMIC PROPERTIES OF THE IONE FORMATION, BUENA VISTA AREA, AMADOR COUNTY, CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1952, pb, 39 pages, 4 plates (in pocket), 24 figs., - 1 -, $ 25

SR 21 / Richmond, J. F. / GEOLOGY OF BURRUEL RIDGE, NORTHWESTERN SANTA ANA MOUNTAINS, CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1952, pb, 16 pages, 1 plate (in pocket), 11 figs., - 3 -, $ 10

SR 22 / Ham, C. K. / GEOLOGY OF LAS TRAMPAS RIDGE, BERKELEY HILLS, San Francisco, 1952, pb, 2 plates (in pocket), 20 figs., - 3 -, $ 15

SR 23 / Oakshott, G. B., et. al. / EXPLORATORY WELLS DRILLED OUTSIDE OF OIL AND GAS FIELDS IN CALIFORNIA TO DECEMBER 31, 1950, San Francisco, 1952, pb, 76 pages, 1 plate, 1 mineral map (in pocket), county tables, - 3 -$ 25

SR 25 / McAllister, J. F. / ROCKS AND STRUCTURE OF THE QUARTZ SPRING AREA, NORTHERN PANAMINT RANGE, CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1952, pb, 38 pages, 13 figs., 3 plates (in pocket), - 3 -, $ 25

SR 26 / Dehlinger, P. / GEOLOGY OF THE SOUTHERN RIDGE BASIN, LOS ANGELES COUNTY, San Francisco, 1952, 1 plate (in pocket), 7 figs., $ 25

SR 27 / Merriam, R. / ALKALI-AGGREGATE REACTION IN CALIFORNIA CONCRETE AGGREGATES, 12 figs., - 3 - $ 8

SR 28 / Kinkel, A. R., Jr. and Hall, W. E. / GEOLOGY OF THE MAMMOTH MINE, SHASTA COUNTY, CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1952, pb, 15 pages, 5 figs., 9 plates (in pocket), - 1 -, $ 35

SR 28 / Kinkel, A. R., Jr. and Hall, W. E. / GEOLOGY OF THE MAMMOTH MINE, SHASTA COUNTY, CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1952, pb, 15 pages, 5 figs., 9 plates (in pocket), - 3 -, $ 30

SR 29 / Albers, J. P. / GEOLOGY AND ORE DEPOSITS OF THE AFTERTHOUGHT MINE, SHASTA COUNTY, San Francisco, 1953, pb, 6 plates (in pocket), 9 figures, - 1 -, $ 35

SR 29 / Albers, J. P. / GEOLOGY AND ORE DEPOSITS OF THE AFTERTHOUGHT MINE, SHASTA COUNTY, San Francisco, 1953, pb, 6 plates (in pocket), 9 figures, - 3 -, $ 30

SR 30 / Jennings, C. W. / GEOLOGY OF THE SOUTHERN PART OF THE QUAIL QUADRANGLE, CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1953, pb, 18 pages, 2 plates, 16 figs., - 1 -, $ 15

SR 30 / Jennings, C. W. / GEOLOGY OF THE SOUTHERN PART OF THE QUAIL QUADRANGLE, CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1953, pb, 18 pages, 2 plates, 16 figs., - 3 -, $ 10

SR 32 / Durrell, C. / GEOLOGICAL INVESTIGATIONS OF STRONTIUM DEPOSITS IN SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1953, pb, 48 pages, 12 figs., 9 plates (in pocket), some copies have a few ink marks, - 3 -, $ 18

SR 34 / MacKevett, E. M. / GEOLOGY OF THE SANTA ROSA LEAD MINE, INYO COUNTY, CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1953, pb, 9 pages, 2 plates, 3 figs., - 3 -, $ 25

SR 36 / Hoppin, R. A. / GEOLOGY OF THE PALEN MOUNTAINS GYPSUM DEPOSIT, RIVERSIDE COUNTY, CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1954, pb, 25 pages, 1 plate (in pocket), 32 figs., - 1 -, $ 20

SR 36 / Hoppin, R. A. / GEOLOGY OF THE PALEN MOUNTAINS GYPSUM DEPOSIT, RIVERSIDE COUNTY, CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1954, pb, 25 pages, 1 plate (in pocket), 32 figs., - 3 -, $ 10

SR 37 / Walker, G. W. / ROSAMOND URANIUM PROSPECT, KERN COUNTY, 1953, 8 pages, - 1 -, $ 10

SR 37 / Walker, G. W. / ROSAMOND URANIUM PROSPECT, KERN COUNTY, 1953, 8 pages, - 5 -, $ 6

SR 40 / Clark, L. D. / GEOLOGY AND MINERAL DEPOSITS OF THE CALAVERITAS QUADRANGLE, CALAVERAS COUNTY, CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1954, pb, 23 pages, 2 plates (in pocket), 7 figs., - 1 -, $ 35

SR 42 / McAllister, J. F. / GEOLOGY OF MINERAL RESOURCES IN THE UBEHEBE PEAK QUADRANGLE, INYO COUNTY, CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1955, pb, 63 pages, 3 plates (in pocket), 26 figs., - 3 -, $ 50

SR 47 / Bateman, P. C. / ECONOMIC GEOLOGY OF THE BISHOP TUNGSTEN DISTRICT, CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1956, pb, 87 pages, 14 plates (in pocket), 27 figs., 14 photos, - 3 -, $ 50

SR 47 / Bateman, P. C. / ECONOMIC GEOLOGY OF THE BISHOP TUNGSTEN DISTRICT, CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1956, pb, 87 pages, 14 plates (in pocket), 27 figs., 14 photos, - 3 -, $ 40

SR 48 / Rinehart, C. D. and Ross, D. C. / ECONOMIC GEOLOGY OF THE CASA DIABLO MOUNTAIN QUADRANGLE, CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1956, pb, 17 pages, 5 plates (4 in pocket and one in text), 4 figs., - 2 -, $ 40; - 3 -, $ 30

SR 49 / Walker, G. W., et.al. / RADIOACTIVE DEPOSITS IN CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1956, pb, 38 pages, - 5 -, $ 10

SR 51 / Hall, W. E. and Mackevett, E. M. / ECONOMIC GEOLOGY OF THE DARWIN QUADRANGLE, INYO COUNTY, CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1958, pb, 9 plates (in pocket), 25 figs., 9 photos, 13 tables, - 1 -, $ 55

SR 51 / Hall, W. E. and Mackevett, E. M. / ECONOMIC GEOLOGY OF THE DARWIN QUADRANGLE, INYO COUNTY, CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1958, pb, 9 plates (in pocket), 25 figs., 9 photos, 13 tables, - 5 -, $ 35

SR 53 / Ross, D. C. / IGENOUS AND METAMORPHIC ROCKS OF PARTS OF THE SEQUOIA AND KINGS CANYON NATIONAL PARKS, CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1958, pb, 24 pages, 1 plate (in pocket), 3 figs., 24 photos, 2 tables, - 3 -, $ 25

SR 65 / Richmond, J. F. / GEOLOGY OF THE SAN BERNARDINO MOUNTAINS NORTH OF BIG BEAR LAKE, CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1960, pb, 68 pages, 1 plate (in pocket), 72 figs., 1 table, - 1 -, $ 55

SR 68 / Rogers, J. W. / IGNEOUS AND METAMORPHIC ROCKS OF THE WESTERN PORTION OF JOSHUA TREE NATIONAL MONUMENT, Riverside and San Bernardino Counties, San Francisco, 1961, pb, 26 pages, 1 plate (in pocket), 1 figure, 16 photos, - 3 -, $ 15

SR 71 / Matthews, R. A. / GEOLOGY OF THE BUTLER ESTATE CHROMITE MINE, SOUTHWESTERN FRESNO COUNTY, CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1961, pb, 19 pages, 1 plate (in pocket), 1 figure, 10 photos, 2 tables, - 1 -, $ 25

SR 71 / Matthews, R. A. / GEOLOGY OF THE BUTLER ESTATE CHROMITE MINE, SOUTHWESTERN FRESNO COUNTY, CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1961, pb, 19 pages, 1 plate (in pocket), 1 figure, 10 photos, 2 tables, - 3 -, $ 20

SR 73 / Hall, W. E. and Stephens, H. G. / ECONOMIC GEOLOGY OF THE PANAMINT BUTTE QUADRANGLE AND MODOC DISTRICT, INYO COUNTY, CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1963, pb, 39 pages, 33 plates, 8 tables, - 1 -, $ 30

SR 73 / Hall, W. E. and Stephens, H. G. / ECONOMIC GEOLOGY OF THE PANAMINT BUTTE QUADRANGLE AND MODOC DISTRICT, INYO COUNTY, CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1963, pb, 39 pages, 33 plates, 8 tables, - 5 -, $ 20

SR 78 / Darrow, R. L. / AGE AND STRUCTURAL RELATIONSHIPS OF THE FRANCISCAN FORMATION IN MONTARA MOUNTAIN QUADRANGLE, San Francisco, 1963, pb, 23 pages, 2 plates (in pocket), - 2 -, $ 22

SR 78 / Darrow, R. L. / AGE AND STRUCTURAL RELATIONSHIPS OF THE FRANCISCAN FORMATION IN MONTARA MOUNTAIN QUADRANGLE, San Francisco, 1963, pb, 23 pages, 2 plates (in pocket), - 3 -, $ 12

SR 80 / Pampeyan, E. H. / GEOLOGY AND MINERAL DEPOSITS OF MOUNT DIABLO, CONTRA COSTA, CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1963, pb, 31 pages, 5 plates (in pocket), 10 figs., 4 tables, - 1 - $ 38

SR 80 / Pampeyan, E. H. / GEOLOGY AND MINERAL DEPOSITS OF MOUNT DIABLO, CONTRA COSTA, CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1963, pb, 31 pages, 5 plates (in pocket), 10 figs., 4 tables, - 3 - $ 30

SR 83 / Bassett, A. M. and Kupfer, D. H. / A GEOLOGIC RECONNAISSANCE IN THE SOUTHEASTERN MOJAVE DESERT, San Francisco, 1964, pb, 43 pages, 1 plate (in pocket), 4 figs., 6 photos, 1 table, - 3 -, $ 20

SR 84 / Bowen, O. E. and Ver Planck, W. E. / STRATIGRAPHY, STRUCTURE, AND MINERAL DEPOSITS IN THE ORO GRANDE SERIES NEAR VICTORVILLE, CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1965, pb, 41 pages, 1 plate (in pocket), 2 figs., 17 photos, - 1 -, $ 35

SR 85 / Albers, J. P. / ECONOMIC GEOLOGY OF THE FRENCH GULCH QUADRANGLE, SHASTA AND TRINITY QUADRANGLES, CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1965, pb, 43 pages, 8 plates (in pocket), 11 figs., - 1 -, $ 55

SR 86 / Simpson, D. R., Dickinson, W. R. and Chapman, R. H. / GEOLOGY OF THE CENTRAL PART OF THE RAMONA PEGMATITE DISTRICT, SAN DIEGO COUNTY, CALIFORNIA; TERTIARY STRATIGRAPHY OF THE CHURCH CREEK AREA, MONTEREY COUNTY, CALIFORNIA; MAGNETIC STUDY OF THE ISLAND MOUNTAIN MINE AREA, TRINITY COUNTY, CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1965, pb, 61 pages, - 1 -, $ 30

SR 88 / Morton, P. K. / GEOLOGY OF THE QUEEN OF SHEBA LEAD MINE, DEATH VALLEY, San Francisco, 1965, 18 pages, Division of Mines and Geology, 7 plates, 3 in pocket, - 1 -, $ 35

SR 88 / Morton, P. K. / GEOLOGY OF THE QUEEN OF SHEBA LEAD MINE, DEATH VALLEY, San Francisco, 1965, 18 pages, Division of Mines and Geology, 7 plates, 3 in pocket, - 3 -, $ 20

SR 91 / Smith, A. R., et.al. / SHORT CONTRIBUTIONS TO CALIFORNIA GEOLOGY, San Francisco, 1967, pb, 60 pages, 42 figs., 2 photos, 2 appendices, 2 tables, - 3 -, $ 20 [Topics include: granitic intrusive unit in Yosemite; Plutonic and Metamorphic rocks of Ben Lomond Mountain area; Tucson Formation; Chittenden Earthquake; Foraminiferal genus Orthokarstenia]


SR 92 / Gross, E. B., et.al. / SHORT CONTRIBUTIONS TO CALIFORNIA GEOLOGY, San Francisco, 1967, pb, 55 pages, 14 figs., 21 photos, 4 tables, 1 map, - 5 -, $ 20 [Contents: Mineralogy of the Kalkar Quarry; Lakeview Mountain Tonalite; Sedimentation in the basal Castaic Formation; Reconnaissance Geology of the Helena Quadrangle]

SR 93 / Conrey, B. L. / EARLY PLIOCENE SEDIMENTARY HISTORY OF THE LOS ANGELES BASIN, CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1967, pb,63 pages, 42 figs., 4 plates in pocket, - 3 -, $ 15


SR 95 / Wright, L. A. / TALC DEPOSITS OF THE SOUTHERN DEATH VALLEY - KINGSTON RANGE REGION, CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1968, pb, 79 pages, 4 plates (in pocket), 17 figs., 20 photos, -1 - , $ 40

SR 95 / Wright, L. A. / TALC DEPOSITS OF THE SOUTHERN DEATH VALLEY - KINGSTON RANGE REGION, CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1968, pb, 79 pages, 4 plates (in pocket), 17 figs., 20 photos, - 3 - , $ 25

SR 96 / Smith, G. I., et,al, / GEOLOGIC RECONNAISSANCE OF THE SLATE RANGE, SAN BERNARDINO AND INYO COUNTIES, CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1968, pb, 33 pages, 1 plate (in pocket), 11 figs., 3 tables, - 1 -, $ 30

SR 96 / Smith, G. I., et,al, / GEOLOGIC RECONNAISSANCE OF THE SLATE RANGE, SAN BERNARDINO AND INYO COUNTIES, CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1968, pb, 33 pages, 1 plate (in pocket), 11 figs., 3 tables, - 3 -, $ 25

SR 99 / Burchfiel, B. C. / GEOLOGY OF THE DRY MOUNTAIN QUADRANGLE, INYO COUNTY, CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, 1969, pb, 19 pages, 1 plate (in pocket), 15 figs., - 3 -, $ 18

SR 103 / Smith, A. R. / TRACE ELEMENTS IN THE PLUMAS COPPER BELT, PLUMAS COUNTY, CALIFORNIA, 26 pages, 11 figs., 1 plate, 5 photos, 8 tables, - 1 -, $ 55

SR 103 / Smith, A. R. / TRACE ELEMENTS IN THE PLUMAS COPPER BELT, PLUMAS COUNTY, CALIFORNIA, 26 pages, 11 figs., 1 plate, 5 photos, 8 tables, - 3 -, $ 40

SR 104 / Bishop, C. C. / UPPER CRETACEOUS STRATIGRAPHY ON THE WEST SIDE OF THE NORTHERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY, STANISLAUS AND SAN JOAQUIN COUNTIES, CALIFORNIA, Sacramento, 2 plates (in pocket), 17 figs., - 3 -, $ 10

SR 106 / Troxel, B. W. and Wright L. A. / GEOLOGIC FEATURES OF DEATH VALLEY, CALIFORNIA, Sacramento, 1974, pb,72 pages, illustrated, - 3 -, $ 55

SR 125 / Evans, J. R., Taylor, G. C. and Rapp, J. S. / MINES AND MINERAL DEPOSITS IN DEATH VALLEY NATIONAL MONUMENT, CALIFORNIA, Sacramento, 1976, pb, 61 pages, - 1 -, $ 20

SR 151 / Bushnell, M. M. and Morton, P. K. / URANIUM FAVORABILITY OF THE 1 X 2 TRONA QUADRANGLE, MOJAVE DESERT, Sacramento, 1987, pb, 43 pages, 2 appendices, 19 photos, 3 tables, - 1 -, $ 30

SR 157 / Taylor, G. C., et.al. / MINERAL RESOURCE POTENTIAL OF THE ROCKHOUSE BASIN WILDERNESS STUDY AREA, KERN AND TULARE COUNTIES, CALIFORNIA, Sacramento, 1986, pb, 4 figs., 14 plates (in pocket), 11 tables, - 1 -, $ 30



Mineral Information Service Publications, later called California Geology: [Volume, Issue, Year, Main article in each issue; all priced at $ 5 each]

12 / 11 / 1959 Mineral Production in each County
14 / 1 / 1961 Geologic Sketch of the North Coastal Ranges
15 / 2 / 1962 California Minerals Industry, 1961
15 / 10 / 1962 Mineral and Locataion Monuments
16 / 6 / 1963 Silver
16 / 12 / 1963 Gold
16 / 9 / 1963 Asbestos
16 / 10 / 1963 Barite
17 / 2 / 1964 Stratigraphic Record of California
18 / 1 / 1965 Mineral Industry of California, 1963
18 / 2 / 1965 New Minerals from Fresno County
18 / 3 / 1965 Tertiary Channels and Gold
18 / 8 / 1965 The Wilderness Act
19 / 1 / 1966 Mineral Industry of California, 1964
19 / 2 / 1966 Mountain Pass Mine
19 / 5 / 1966 Silver Mining in Old Calico, part 1
19 / 9 / 1966 Nephrite Jade, Mariposa County
20 / 1 / 1967 Silver Deposits, Calico District, part 2
20 / 2 / 1967 Silver Deposits, Calico District, part 3
20 / 3 / 1967 Mineral Industry of California, 1965
20 / 6 / 1967 The Cornish Pump, part 1
20 / 8 / 1967 The Cornish Pump, part 2
20 / 9 / 1967 Prospecting for Barite, Northern California
21 / 2 / 1968 California Mining Review, 1967
21 / 3 / 1968 Geologic History of California
21 / 4 / 1968 Granitic Rocks and Ore Deposits
21 / 5 / 1968 Original Sixteen to One Mine
21 / 9 / 1968 Geology of the Basin Ranges
21 / 12 / 1968 Mineral Industry of California, 1968
22 / 2 / 1969 California Mining Review, 1968
22 / 3 / 1969 Quartz Family; Geology of the Sierra Nevada, part 1
22 / 4 / 1969 Geology of the Sierra Nevada, part 2
22 / 9 / 1969 Minerals of the Kramer Borate District, part 1
22 / 10 / 1969 Minerals of the Kramer Borate District, part 2
23 / 1 / 1970 Geology of the California Coast Ranges
23 / 2 / 1970 Petroleum in California
23 / 4 / 1970 California Mining Review, 1969
23 / 6 / 1970 Platinum
23 / 7 / 1970 Geology of the Klamath Mountains
24 / 1 / 1971 Mineral Production in California, 1969
24 / 3 / 1971 Mineral Industry of California, 1970
24 / 7 / 1971 Geology of the Lake Tahoe Basin
24 / 9 / 1971 1970 California Mining Activity
25 / 1 / 1972 Copper Mining
25 / 4 / 1972 Mineral Production in California, 1970
25 / 10 / 1972 1971-72 Mining Activity in California
26 / 12 / 1973 Mining Activity in California, 1972-73
27 / 6 / 1974 Price of Gold; Mineral Production 1971-73
27 / 7 / 1974 Mineralization and Structural Features in the Mountain Pass Area
27 / 9 / 1974 Hammonton Dredge Field
31 / 2 / 1978 Manganese: An experiment in geochemical prospecting
31 / 9 / 1979 Juniper Uranium Mine; 1976-77 California Mining Review
32 / 1 / 1979 Mercury Bearing metallic Gold
32 / 7 / 1979 Fossil River Beds of the Sierra Nevada
32 / 11 / 1979 The Mojave Desert Province
33 / 8 / 1980 Tertiary Gold Channels - Sierra County
34 / 1 / 1981 Acidic Surface Deposits
34 / 3 / 1981 Uranium Mineralization, Sonora Pass
34 / 5 / 1981 Platinum Group Minerals
34 / 6 / 1981 Sierran Roads: Today & Yesterday

CDMG Geologic Maps of California 1:250,000 scale, priced at $ 10 each or any 5 for $ 40  [Each of these comes with a color, folded map and an explanation sheet with stratigraphic nomenclature, references, names of topographic quadrangles in that county and sometimes additional information]

Geologic maps currently available for the following counties:

Alturus, Bakerfield, Chico, Death Valley, Fresno, Kingman, Long Beach, Los Angeles, Mariposa, Needles, Redding, Sacramento, Salton Sea, San Bernardino, San Diego - El Centro, San Francisco, San Jose, San Luis Obispo, Santa Ana, Santa Cruz, Santa Maria, Santa Rosa, Trona, Ukiah, Walker Lake, Weed, Westwood, and Geologic Legend and Formation Indexes for California



CDMG CD-ROMs

CALIFORNIA GOLD MINES: A SESQUICENTENNIAL PHOTOGRAPH COLLECTION, contains 300 black and white scanned photographs from the DMG Library Collection, 1998, cd, runs in Windows, $ 30


University of California Publications in Geological Sciences

Allen, V. T. / THE IONE FORMATION OF CALIFORNIA, University of California Bulletin of the Department of Geological Sciences, Berkeley, Volume 18, # 14, pp. 347 - 448, 13 plates, 10 figs., $ 20

Anderson, C. A. / VOLCANOES OF THE MEDICINE LAKE HIGHLAND, CALIFORNIA, University of California Bulletin of the Department of Geological Sciences, Volume 25, # 7, 1941, pb, pp. 347 - 422, 6 plates, 15 figs. in text, - 3 -, $ 25

Baird, A. K. / SUPERPOSED DEFORMATIONS IN THE CENTRAL SIERRA NEVADA FOOTHILLS EAST OF THE MOTHER LODE, University of California Bulletin of the Department of Geological Sciences, Berkeley, 1962, Volume 42, # 1, 70 pages, 16 figs., $ 16

Best, M. G. / PETROLOGY AND STRUCTURAL ANALYSIS OF METAMORPHIC ROCKS IN THE SOUTHWESTERN SIERRA NEVADA FOOTHILLS, CALIFORNIA, University of California Publications in the Geological Sciences, Volume 42, # 3, pp. 111 - 158, 5 plates, 24 figs. in text, 3 figs., in pocket, - 5 -, $ 20


Briggs, L. I., Jr. / UPPER CRETACEOUS SANDSTONES OF DIABLO RANGE, CALIFORNIA, University of California Publications in Geological Sciences, Volume 29, # 8, 1953, pb, pp. 417 - 452, 3 plates, 7 figs. in text, - 3 -, $ 18

Buwalda, J. P. / TERTIARY MAMMAL BEDS OF STEWART AND IONE VALLEYS IN WEST-CENTRAL NEVADA, Berkeley, 1914, University of California Publications, Department of Geology, Volume 8, No. 19, pp. 335 - 363, 7 plates, $ 24

Christensen, M. N. / STRUCTURE OF METAMORPHIC ROCKS AT MINERAL KING, CALIFORNIA, University of California Publications in Geological Sciences, Volume 42, # 4, 1962, pb, 159 - 198, 4 plates, 13 figs. in text, 1 map (in pocket), - 3 -, $ 28

Crickmay, C. H. / THE JURASSIC ROCKS OF ASHCROFT, BRITISH COLUMBIA, University of California Publication in the Geological Science, Berkeley, Volume 19, No. 2, 1930, pb, pages 23 - 74, 6 plates, - 5 -, $ 18

Curtis, G. H. / MODE OF ORIGIN OF PYROCLASTIC DEBRIS IN THE MEHRTEN FORMATION OF THE SIERRA NEVADA, University of California Publication in Geological Sciences, Volume 29, # 9, 1954, pb, pp. 453 - 502, 11 plates, 4 figs. in text, - 3 -, $ 26

Dickerson, R. E. / FAUNA OF THE EOCENE AT MARYSVILLE BUTTES, CALIFORNIA, University of California Publications, Bulletin of the Department of Geological Sciences, Berkeley, 1913, pb, volume 7, # 12, pp. 257 - 298, 4 plates, - 5 -, $ 26

Durrell, C. / THE LOVEJOY FORMATION OF NORTHERN CALIFORNIA, University of California Bulletin of the Department of Geology, Berkeley, 1959, pb, Volume 34, # 4, pp. 193 - 220, 1 plate, 4 maps, $ 6

Durrell, C. / METAMORPHISM IN THE SOUTHERN SIERRA NEVADA NORTHEAST OF VISALIA, CALIFORNIA, University of California Bulletin of the Department of Geological Sciences, Volume 25, # 1, 1940, pb, pp. 1 - 118, 29 figs. in text, 1 map, - 3 -, $ 27

Etherington, T. J. / STRATIGRAPHY AND FAUNA OF THE ASTORIA MIOCENE OF SOUTHWEST WASHINGTON, University of California Publications, Volume 20, # 5, pages 31 - 142, plates 1 -14, Berekely, 1931, pb, - 3 -, $ 20

Fairbanks, H. W. / ON ANALCITE DIABASE FROM SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY, CALFORNIA, University of California Bulletin of the Department of Geology, Volume 1, # 9, 1895, pp. 274 - 300, 2 plates in text, - 5 -, $ 25

Fitch, A. A. / THE GEOLOGY OF BEN LOMOND MOUNTAIN (LOCATED NORTHWEST OF SANTA CRUZ, CALIFORNIA), University of California Bulletin of the Department of Geology, Berkeley, Volume 21, No. 1, 13 pages, 2 figs., - 3 -, $ 5

Fitch, A. A. / A CONTACT SECTION ON THE MOKELUMNE RIVER, CALIFORNIA, University of California Bulletin of the Department of Geological Sciences, Volume 22, # 1, 1932, pb, pp. 1 - 12, 1 plate, 2 figs. in text, - 3 - or - 5 -, $ 12

Fisher, R. V. / GEOLOGY OF A MIOCENE IGNIMBRITE LAYER, JOHN DAY FORMATION, EASTERN OREGON, University of California Bulletin of the Department of Geology, Berkeley, 1966, Volume 16, 73 pages, 7 plates, - 3 -, $ 20

Higgs, D. V. / ANORTHOSITE AND RELATED ROCKS OF THE WESTERN SAN GABRIEL MOUNTAINS, SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA, University Publications in Geological Sciences, Volume 30, # 3, 1954, pb, pp. 171 - 222, 17 figs. in text, 1 map, - 3 -, $ 30

Hinds, N. E. A. / MESOZOIC AND CENOZOIC ERUPTIVE ROCKS OF THE SOUTHERN KLAMATH MOUNTAINS, CALIFORNIA, University of California Bulletin of the Department of Geology, Berkeley, 1935, pb, Volume 23, # 11, pp. 313 - 380, 16 figs., 1 map, $ 10

Hinds, N. E. A. / PALEOZOIC ERUPTIVE ROCKS OF THE SOUTHERN KLAMATH MOUNTAINS, CALIFORNIA, University of California Bulletin of the Department of Geological Sciences, Volume 20, # 11, 1932, pb, pp. 375 - 410, 2 plates, 2 figs.in text, - 3 -, $ 28

Howe, H. V. / FAUNAL AND STRATIGRAPHIC RELATIONSHIPS OF THE EMPIRE FORMATION, COOS BAY, OREGON, University of California Publications, Bulletin of the Department of Geological Sciences, Volume 14, # 3, pages 85 - 114, 5 plates, 1922, afb, - 2 -, $ 22

Hsu, K. J. / GRANULITES AND MYLONITES OF THE REGION ABOUT CUCAMONGA AND SAN ANTONIO CANYONS, SAN GABRIEL MOUNTAINS, CALIFORNIA, University of California Bulletin of the Department of Geology, Berkeley, 1955, pb, Volume 30, # 4, pp. 223 - 352, 12 plates, 9 figs., 2 maps, - 3 -, $ 24

Jenkins, O. P. / UNCONFORMITY BETWEEN THE RINGOLD AND ELLENBURG FORMATIONS, WASHINGTON, 1924, pb, Volume 15 # 2, pp. 45 - 48, 1 plate, 1 figure, - 5 -, $ 10


Johnson, B. K. / GEOLOGY OF A PART OF THE MANLY PEAK QUADRANGLE, Southern Panamint Range, California, University of California Publications in the Geological Sciences, Volume 30, # 5, pp. 353 - 424, 8 figs.(3 in pocket), - 5 -, $ 20

Langenheim, R. L., Sr. and Tischler, H. / MISSISSIPPIAN AND DEVONIAN PALEONTOLOGY AND STRATIGRAPHY OF QUARTZ SPRING AREA, INYO CO., CALIFORNIA, University ofCalifornia Publications in Geological Science Volume 38, # 2, pp. 89 - 152, 2 plates, 18 figs., - 5 -, $ 16

Lawson, A. C. / THE CYPRESS PLAIN, Berkeley, Volume 15 # 6, 6 pages, 1 figure, - 5 -, $ 5

Lawson, A. C. / ORE DEPOSITION IN AND NEAR INTRUSIVE ROCKS BY METEORIC WATERS, Berekely, 1914, pb, University of California Publications, Bulletin of the Department of Geology, Volume 8, # 9, pages 219 - 242, 4 figs., $ 20

Lutz, G. C. / THE SOBRANTE SANDSTONE, University of California Bulletin of the Department of Geological Sciences, Volume 25, # 7, 1941, pb, pp. 347 - 422, 6 plates, 15 figs. in text, - 3 -, $ 45


MacDonald, G. A. / GEOLOGY OF THE WESTERN SIERRA NEVADA BETWEEN THE KINGS AND SAN JOAQUIN RIVERS, CALIFORNIA, University of California Bulletin of the Department of Geological Sciences, Berkeley, 1941, pb, Volume 26, # 2, pp. 215 - 286, 5 plates, 7 figs., 1 map, - 3 -, $ 24

Nelson, R. N. / GEOLOGY OF THE HYDROGRAPHIC BASIN OF THE UPPER SANTA YNEZ RIVER, CALIFORNIA, 1925, pb, Volume 25 # 10, pp. 327 - 396, 3 plates, 13 figs., - 5 -, $ 35


Palache, C. / THE LHERZOLITE = SERPENTINE AND ASSOCIATED ROCKS OF THE POTRERO, SAN FRANCISCO <AND> ON A ROCK FROM THE VICINITY OF BERKELEY CONTAINING A NEW SODA AMPHIBOLE, University of California Bulletin of the Department of Geology, Volume 1, # 5-6, 1894, pp. 161 - 192, 2 plates,2 figs. in text, - 5 -, $ 25


Putnam, W. C. / LATE CENOZOIC GEOLOGY OF MCGEE MOUNTAIN, MONO COUNTY, CALIFORNIA, University of California Publications in Geological Sciences, Volume 40, # 3, 1962, pb, pp. 181 - 218, 6 plates, 1 figure, 3 maps (1 in pocket), - 3 -, $ 25

Ransome, F. L. / THE GEOLOGY OF ANGEL ISLAND, University of California Bulletin of the Department of Geology, Volume 1, # 7, 1894, pp. 193 - 240, 3 plates in text, - 5 -, $ 35

Ransome, F. L. / THE ERUPTIVE ROCKS OF POINT BONITA, University of California Bulletin of Department of Geology, Volume 1, # 3, 1894, afb, pp. 71 - 114, 2 plates, 11 figs., in text, - 5 -, $ 30

Russell, R. J. / LANDFORMS OF SAN GORGIO PASS, SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA, University of California Publications in Geology, Volume 6, #2, pages 23 - 121, 42 figs., 1 map, 1932, pb, - 3 -, $ 25

Sauer, C. / BASIN AND RANGE FORMS IN THE CHIRICAHUA AREA, University of California Publications in Geology, 1930, pb, Volume 3, # 6, pages 339 - 414, plates 42 - 55, 5 figs., - 3 -, $ 25

Tegland, N. M. / THE FAUNA OF THE TYPE BLAKELEY UPPER OLIOGOCENE OF WASHINGTON, In: University of California Publications, Bulletin of the Department of Geological Sciences, Volume 23, # 3, pages 81 - 174, 2 maps, 13 plates, Berkeley, 1933, pb, - 3 -, $ 25

Wagner, C. M. and Schilling, K. H. / THE SAN LORENZO GROUP OF THE SAN EMIGIO REGION, CALIFORNIA, University of California Publications in the Geological Sciences, Volume 14, # 6, Berkeley, 1923, pb, pp. 235 - 276, 8 plates, - 3 -, $ 29

Weiss, L. E. / A STUDY OF TECTONIC STYLE: STRUCTURAL INVESTIGATION OF A MARBLE-QUARTZITE COMPLEX IN SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA, Volume 30 # 1, 102 pages, 11 plates, 63 figs., 4 maps, - 2 -, $ 35

Williams, H. / VOLCANOES OF THE THREE SISTERS REGION, OREGON CASCADES, University of California Publications in Geology, Berkeley, 1944, pb, Volume 27 # 3, pp. 37-84, 8 plates, 4 figs., 1 map, $ 14

Williams, H. / CALDERAS AND THEIR ORIGIN, University of California Publications in Geology, Berkeley, 1941, pb, Volume 25, # 6, pp. 239 - 346, 37 figs., - 3 -, $ 38

Williams, H. / THE HISTORY AND CHARACTER OF VOLCANIC DOMES, University of California Bulletin of the Department of Geological Sciences, Volume 21, # 5, pp. 51 - 146, 37 figs., - 2 -, $ 35

Woodford, A. O. / THE SAN ONOFRE BRECCIA: ITS NATURE AND ORIGIN, Berkeley, 1925, pb, Volume 15, # 7, pp. 159 - 280, plates 23 - 35, 11 figs., - 2 -, $ 36

Woodford, A. O. / THE CATALINA METAMORPHIC FACIES OF THE FRANCISCAN SERIES, University of California Bulletin of the Department of Geological Sciences, Volume 15, # 3, 1924, pb, pp. 49 - 68, 3 plates, 2 figs. in text, - 3 - or - 5 -, $ 24



California Miscellaneous Publications

Abbott, P. L., Ed. / GEOLOGICAL EXCURSIONS IN THE SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA AREA, GSA ANNUAL MEETING - SAN DIEGO, 1979, afb, 217 pages, - 3 -, $ 35 [Contents: Quaternary Terraces and Crustal Deformation in Southern California; Geomorphology of the Salton Sea; Some Prehistoric Earthquakes on the San Andreas Fault, Los Angeles Area; Regional Miocene Detachment Faulting and Early Tertiary (?) Mylonitic Terranes in the Colorado River Trough, SE California and Western Arizona; Upper Cretaceous Deep-Sea Fan Deposits, San Diego]

Abbott, P. L. and Todd, V. R., Ed. / MESOZOIC CRYSTALLINE ROCKS: PENINSULAR RANGES BATHOLITH AND PEGMATITES, POINT SAL OPHIOLITE, San Diego, 1979, afb, 286 pages, - 3 - , $ 38

Barry-Schweyer, C. and Alvarez, A. S. / IMGAGES OF AMERICA: MINING CAMPS OF PLACER COUNTY, Charleston, 2004, pb, 128 pages, - 3 -, $ 25

Baylor, K. J. /  CALIFORNIA ROCKS:  A GUIDE TO GEOLOGICAL SITES IN THE GOLDEN STATES, Missoula, 2010, pb, 114 pages, - 1 -, $ 20

Beach, R. / WHITE QUARTZ AND GOLD: Stories of the Mother Lode and the Boom Town Shylock, Placerville, 1936, cl, 239 pages, - 3 -, $ 60

Benemann, W. / A YEAR OF MUD AND GOLD in Letters and Diaries, 1849 - 1850, Lincoln, 1999, 241 pages, cl, - 1 -, $ 30 [This is the account of San Francisco changing from a small Mexican outpost into a new boomtown filled with all sorts of people dreaming of striking it rich]

Bryan, T. S. and Tucker-Bryan, B. / THE EXPLORER’S GUIDE TO DEATH VALLEY NATIONAL PARK, Boulder, 1995, pb, 381 pages, - 1 -, $ 23

Bunnell, L. H. / DISCOVERY OF THE YOSEMITE AND THE INDIAN WAR OF 1851 WHICH LED TO THAT EVENT, Yosemite National Park, 1990, pb, 315 pages, - 1 -, $ 20

Butler, G. A. / ROCKHOUNDING CALIFORNIA, Guilford, 1995, pb, 190 pages, - 1 -, $ 16

Calhoon, F. D. / CALIFORNIA GOLD AND THE HIGHGRADERS, Sacramento, 1988, pb, 367 pages, - 1 -, $ 20

Crain, J. / CALIFORNIA IN DEPTH, A STEREOSCOPIC HISTORY, San Francisco, 1994, cl, 112 pages, - 2 -, $ 16 [viewer was absent from book when purchased]

Crowell, J. C., Ed. / EVOLUTION OF RIDGE BASIN, SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA, A INTERPLAY OF SEDIMENTATION AND TECTONICS, GSA SP 367, Boulder, 2003, 247 pages, 4 plates, - 1 -, $ 30

Durrell, C. / GEOLOGIC HISTORY OF THE FEATHER RIVER COUNTRY, CALIFORNIA, Berkeley, 1987, cl, 337 pages, - 2 -, $ 24

Edelman, S. H., et.al. / STRUCTURE ACROSS A MESOZOIC OCEAN-CONTINENT SUTURE ZONE IN THE NORTHERN SIERRA NEVADA, GSA SP 224, Boulder, 1989, pb, 56 pages, - 1 -, $ 29


Fuller, W. P., Jr., et.al. / MADAM FELIX’S GOLD: THE STORY OF THE MADAM FELIX MINING DISTRICT, Calaveras County, California, San Andreas, 1996, pb, 166 pages, - 1 -, $ 75

Gudde, E. G. / CALIFORNIA PLACE NAMES, The Origin and Etymology of Current Geographical Names, 4th Edition, Revised and Enlarged by W. Bright, Berkeley, 1998, cl, 467 pages, - 1 -, $ 40

Gudde, E. G. / 1000 California Place Names: The Story Behind the Naming of Mountains, Rivers, Lake, Capes, Bays, Counties, and Cities, 3rd Edition, Berkeley, 1959, pb, 96 pages, - 1 -, $ 10

Hall, C. A., Jr. / GEOLOGY OF THE POINT SUR-LOPEZ POINT REGION, COAST RANGES, CALIFORNIA: A PART OF THE SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA ALLOCHTHON, GSA SP 266, Boulder, 40 pages, 2 plates (in pockets), 18 figs., 7 tables, - 3 -, $ 10

Hill, M. L. / CORDILLERAN SECTION OF THE GEOLOGICAL SOCIETY OF AMERICA, GSA Centennial Field Guide Volume 1, Boulder, 1987, cl, 490 pages, - 2 -, $ 40

Hill, M. GEOLOGY OF THE SIERRA NEVADA, Berkeley, 1975, pb, 232 pages, - 1 -, $ 16

Hill, M. / GOLD: THE CALIFORNIA STORY, Berkeley, 1999, cl, 306 pages, - 1 -, $ 45 [A carefully written story blending history, geology, and the romance of the California Gold Rush]

Holliday, J. S. / RUSH FOR RICHES: Gold Fever and the Making of California, Berkeley, 1999, pb, 353 pages, - 1 -, $ 30 [This book is a must for anyone interested in the great gold rush of 1849 and the years that followed leading up to the climatic year of 1884]

Holliday, J. S. / RUSH FOR RICHES: Gold Fever and the Making of California, Berkeley, 1999, cl, 355 pages, - 1 -, $ 55 [This book is the same as above only with a cloth binding]

Hoover, M. B., et.al. / HISTORIC SPOTS IN CALIFORNIA, 3rd Edition, Revised by W. N. Abeloe, Stanford, 1966, cl, 642 pages, - 2 -, $ 29

Howard, T. F. / SIERRA CROSSING: First Roads to California, Berkeley, 1998, cl, 218 pages, - 2 -, $ 28

Howard, T. F. / SIERRA CROSSING: First Roads to California, Berkeley, 1998, pb, 218 pages, - 1 -, $ 16

Huegel, T. / SIERRA NEVADA BYWAYS, INCLUDES TAHOE BASIN, MAMMOTH LAKES AND OWENS VALLEY AREAS, Idaho Falls, 1994, spiral bound, 115 pages, - 1 -, $ 15

Hulbert, A. B. / FORTY-NINERS, THE CHRONICLE OF THE CALIFORNIA TRAIL, FULLY ILLUSTRATED, Boston, 1931 or 1932, cl, 340 pages, - 3 -, $ 20

Hunt, C. B. / DEATH VALLEY: GEOLOGY, ECOLOGY, ARCHAEOLOGY, Berkeley, 1975, pb, 234 pages, - 2 -, $ 15

Intfen, S. K. and Davis, F. F. / DIRECTORY OF MINERAL PRODUCERS IN CALIFORNIA, Sacramento, 1970, pb, 50 pages, - 3 -, $ 20

Jackson, L. A. / BEULAH: A BIOGRAPHY OF THE MINERAL KING VALLEY OF CALIFORNIA, Tucson, 1988, cl, 204 pages, - 1 -, $ 28

Johnson, K. M. / THE NEW ALMADEN QUICKSILVER MINE WITH AN ACCOUNT OF THE LAND CLAIMS INVOLVING THE MINE AND ITS ROLE IN CALIFORNIA HISTORY, Georgetown, 1963, cl, 115 pages, - 5 -, $ 55

Kelly, L. A. / TRAVELING CALIFORNIA’S GOLD RUSH COUNTRY, Helena, 1997, 209 pages, pb, $ 15

Ketchum, L. / THE GOLD RUSH, Companion Volume to the Public Television Series, Boston, 1996, pb, 118 pages, - 1 -, $ 10

Koeppel, E. H. / THE CALIFORNIA GOLD COUNTRY, HIGHWAY 49 REVISITED, BEING AN ACCOUNT OF THE LIFE AND TIMES OF THE PEOPLE AND MINING CAMPS OF THE CALIFORNIA GOLD RUSH, 1996, pb, 234 pages, - 1 -, $ 20

Kurtak, J. M. / MINE IN THE SKY, Anchorage, Alaska, 1998, 219 pages, pb, - 1 -, $ 40 [This is the story of California’s Pine Creek Tungsten Mine and the people who were part of it]


Limbaugh, R. H. and Fuller, W. P., Jr. / CALAVERAS GOLD: THE IMPACT OF MINING ON A MOTHER LODE COUNTRY, Reno, 2004, cl, 404 pages, - 1 -, $ 40

Louderback, G. D. / BENITOITE, California State Gemstone, Redondo Beach, 1985, pb, Facsimile Reprint of 1907 and 1909 Benitoite Publications by the University of California, Department of Geology, Redondo Beach, 54 pages, 12 plates, - 1 -, $ 25

Love, F. / MINING CAMPS AND GHOST TOWNS: A History of Mining in Arizona and California Along the Lower Colorado, Tucson, 1974, cl, 192 pages, - 1 -, $ 20

Matuszak, D. F. / NELSON POINT: PORTRAIT OF A NORTHERN GOLD RUSH TOWN, Redlands, 1993, pb, 253 pages, - 1 -, $ 30 [Located in Plumas County where Nelson Creek enters the Middle Fork of the Feather River; mining here was active during the early 1850's]

Morton, D. M. and Miller, F. K., Ed. / PENINSULAR RANGES BATHOLITH, BAJA CALIFORNIA AND SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA, GSA Memoir 211, 2014, cl, 758 pages, - 1 -, $ 30 

Myrick, D. A. / RAILROADS OF NEVADA AND EASTERN CALIFORNIA, 2nd Edition, Berkely, Howell-North Edition, 1963, cl, two volume set, volume 1: The Northern Roads and volume 2: The Southern Roads, total of 933 pages, - 3 -, $ 200

Myrick, D. A. / RAILROADS OF NEVADA AND EASTERN CALIFORNIA, 2nd Edition, Reno, 1990, cl, two volume set, volume 1: The Northern Roads and volume 2: The Southern Roads, total of 933 pages, - 1 -, $ 200

Myrick, D. F. / RAILROADS OF NEVADA AND EASTERN CALIFORNIA, 2nd Edition, Reno, 2007, cl, volume 3: More on the Northern Roads, 392 pages, - 1 -, $ 175


Nadeau, R. / GHOST TOWNS AND MINING CAMPS OF CALIFORNIA, Los Angeles, 1965, cl, 278 pages, - 3 -, $ 26

Nadeau, R. / GHOST TOWNS AND MINING CAMPS OF CALIFORNIA, Los Angeles, 1965, cl, 278 pages, - 5 -, $ 20

Nakashima, S. E. / CARDINAL MINE: A GHOST OF THE PAST (INYO COUNTY), Bishop, 1955, pb, 144 pages, - 3 -, $ 20

O’Brien, R. / CALIFORNIA CALLED THEM: A SAGA OF GOLDEN DAYS AND ROARING CAMPS, New York, 1951, cl, 251 pages, - 2 -, $ 24

Orsi, R. J., et.al., Ed. / YOSEMITE AND SEQUOIA, Bereley, 1993, cl, 146 pages, illustrated, - 1 -, $ 40 [Part of the volume was originally published in California History Volume 69 # 2, 1990]

Paher, S. W. and Cooper, E. / EARLY MINING DAYS, CALIFORNIA, THE STORY BEHIND THE SCENERY, Las Vegas, 1996, pb, 48 pages, color illustrations, my personal copy with note inside from Stanley Paher, - 3 -, $ 20

Palazzo, R. P. / DARWIN, CALIFORNIA, 1996, pb, 80 pages, - 1 -, $ 15 [When the Comstock mines began to flood, miners moved from Virginia City to Panamint and later on to Darwin; After Darwin they moved on the Tombstone or to the Black Hills and Deadwood]

Park, C. R. / DREAMS TO DUST, A DIARY OF THE CALIFORNIA GOLD RUSH, 1849-1850, edited by J. E. Davis, Lincoln, 1989, cl, 280 pages, - 1 -, $ 20

Parke, C. R. / DREAMS TO DUST: A Diary of the California Gold Rush, 1849-1850, Lincoln, 1989, cl, 280 pages, - 2 -, $ 25

Patera, A. H. / LUNDY, Lake Grove, 2000, pb, 88 pages, - 1 -, $ 15 [Lundy was the name of the town, the lake, and the canyon which was located in the Homer Mining District of Tuolumne County]

Patera, A. H. / COLOMA, First Town of the Mountains, Lake Grove, 1998, pb, 92 pages, - 1 -, $ 15 [This is where is gold rush began; includes an index of the people and businesses in Coloma between 1847 and 1862]

Patera, A. H. / BENNETTVILLE AND THE TIOGA MINING DISTRICT, Lake Grove, 2003, cl, 44 pages, - 1 -, $ 10 [Located just west or southwest of Lundy, Bodie and Mono Lake]

Patera, A. H. / EL DORADO AND DIAMOND SPRINGS, including Weberville, Ringgold, Logtown and Aurum City, Lake Grove, 2001, pb, 56 pages, - 1 -, $ 10
[Famous Mother Lode Towns!]


Patera, A. H. / NEW ALMADEN, CALIFORNIA; Lake Grove, 1993, pb, 56 pages, - 1 -, $ 10 [also covers Placerville, Idaho; Granite Creek, Nevada; Promise, Oregon]

Patera, A. H. and Wright, D. A. / SKIDOO!, Lake Grove, 1999, pb, 48 pages, - 1 -, $ 10 [covers this little known mining location in Death Valley; also includes Harrisburg and Emigrant Springs]

Patera, A. H. / FUNERAL MOUNTAINS, MINING CAMPS AND MINES, Lake Grove, 2002, 80 pages, - 1 -, $ 10 [Includes: Keane Wonder, Keane Springs, Chloride City, Lee Nevada, Lee California, Lee Addition, Echo, and Schwab]

Pemberton, H. E. / MINERALS OF CALIFORNIA, New York, 1983, cl, 591 pages, - 2 -, tape repair on dust cover, ovg, $ 100

Piatt, M. H. / BODIE: THE MINES ARE LOOKING WELL, THE HISTORY OF THE BODIE MINING DISTRICT, MONO COUNTY, CALIFORNIA, El Sobrante, 2003, cl, 287 pages, - 1 -, $ 45

Piatt, M. H. / BODIE: THE MINES ARE LOOKING WELL, THE HISTORY OF THE BODIE MINING DISTRICT, MONO COUNTY, CALIFORNIA, El Sobrante, 2003, pb, 287 pages, - 1 -, $ 30

Pipkin, B. W. and Proctor, R. J. / ENGINEERING GEOLOGY PRACTICE IN SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA, Belmont, 1992, cl, 769 pages, - 1 -, $ 100 [Environmental issues, Faults and Seismicity, Legal Aspects, Ground water, Foundation Problems, Coastal Erosin, Landslides, Dams, Tunnels]

Pittman, R. / ROADSIDE HISTORY OF CALIFORNIA, Missoula, 1995, pb, 413 pages, - 1 -, $ 18

Poag, L. / POAG’S GUIDE TO SHOPKEEPERS AND SHOOTISTS OF BODIE, Lake Grove, 1997, pb, 80 pages, - 2 -, $ 15 [Book was one of the Western Places Volumes, Volume 15, # 2]

Putman, G. W. and Alfors, J. T. / GEOCHEMISTRY AND PETROLOGY OF THE ROCKY HILL STOCK, TULARE COUNTY, CALIFORNIA, GSA SP 124, 109 pages, 2 plates, 23 figs., 8 tables, 2 appendices, - 2 -, $ 28


Rawls, J. J. and Orsi, R. J. / A GOLDEN STATE: Mining and Economic Development in Gold Rush California, Berkely, 1999, 313 pages, pb, - 1 -, $ 25


Reheis,  M. C.,  Hershler, R. and  Miller, D. M. /  LATE CENOZOIC DRAINAGE HISTORY OF THE SOUTHWESTERN GREAT BASIN AND LOWER COLORADO RIVER REGION: GEOLOGIC AND BIOTIC PERSPECTIVES, GSA 439, Boulder, 2008. pb, 432 pages,  - 1 -, $ 10

Robertson, D. B. / ENCYCLOPEDIA OF WESTERN RAILROAD HISTORY, Volume 4, California, Caldwell, 1998, cl, 354 pages, - 1 -, $ 43

Robinson, F. and Street, F. / THE GOLD MINES OF CALIFORNIA, TWO GUIDEBOOKS: CALIFORNIA AND ITS GOLD REGIONS, 1849 <and> CALIFORNIA IN 1850 COMPARED WITH WHAT IT WAS IN 1849 WITH A GLIMPSE AT ITS FUTURE DESTINY, New York, 1974 reprint, cl, 88 pages, - 3 -, $ 18

Rohrbough, M. J. / DAYS OF GOLD: The California Gold Rush and the American Nation, Berkley, 1998, pb, 353 pages, - 1 -, $ 20

Rohrbough, M. J. / DAYS OF GOLD: The California Gold Rush and the American Nation, Berkley, 1998, cl, 353 pages, - 1 -, $ 40

Schoenherr, A. A. / A NATURAL HISTORY OF CALIFORNIA, Berkeley, 1992, cl, 772 pages, - 1-, $ 28

Sharp, R. P. and Glazner, A. F. / GEOLOGY UNDERFOOT IN SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA, Missoula, 1993, pb, 224 pages, - 1 -, $ 16

Silberman, M. L., et.al. / GEOLOGY AND ORE DEPOSITS OF BODIE HILLS, NORTHERN MONO BASIN RANGE (BODIE HILLS AND AURORA DISTRICT), Geological Society of Nevada SP No 22, Reno, 1995, spiral bound, 71 pages, 15 figs., 3 tables, - 2 -, $ 25

Southern Pacific Company / MINERALS FOR INDUSTRY: Northern Nevada and Northwestern Utah, Volume 1, San Francisco, 1964, spiral bound, 188 pages, 6 figs., 8 tables 8 photographs, 3 maps (in pocket), - 1 -, $ 25 [Covers mines in Western Nevada and Central - Eastern Mines; gives mine or claim name, location, description and geology; commodities are listed in groups, i.e., gold, silver, iron, tungsten, etc., and industrial rocks and minerals]

Southern Pacific Company / MINERALS FOR INDUSTRY:
Northern California, Volume 2, San Francisco, 1964, spiral bound, 207 pages, 3 photographs, 2 maps (in pocket), - 1 -, $ 25 [Covers the Northern Sierra Nevada, Klamath Mountain and Cascade Range Mines giving mine or claim names, location, description, and geology; commodities are listed separately, i.e, gold, silver, copper, uranium, etc., and industrial rocks and minerals]

Southern Pacific Company / MINERALS FOR INDUSTRY: Southern California, Volume 3, San Francisco, 1964, spiral bound, 342 pages, 5 figs., 6 tables, 10 photographs, 3 maps (in pocket), - 1 -, $ 25 [Covers San Joaquin Valley, Western Mojave Desert, Eastern Mojave, and Colorado Desert Mines; giving mine or claim names, location, description, and geology; commodities are listed separately, i.e, gold, silver, copper, uranium, etc., and industrial rocks and minerals]

Sprague, M. / BODIE’S GOLD: TALL TALES & TRUE HISTORY FROM A CALIFORNIA MINING TOWN, Reno, 2003, cl, 248 pages, $ 35

Starry, R. M. / GOLD GAMBLE (RANDSBURG, JOHANNESBURG, RED MOUNTAIN, AND GARLOCK AREA), Woodland Hills, 2003, pb, 167 pages, - 2 -, $ 29

Troxel, B. W. / GUIDEBOOK: DEATH VALLEY REGION, CALIFORNIA AND NEVADA, Shoshone, 1974, pb, 97 pages, - 3 -, $ 30

Varney, P. / SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA’S BEST GHOST TOWNS: A Practical Guide, Norman, 1990, pb, 137 pages, - 1 -, $ 15

Varney, P. / SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA’S BEST GHOST TOWNS: A Practical Guide, Norman, 1990, cl, 137 pages, - 1 -, $ 35

Wagner, J. R. / GOLD MINES OF CALIFORNIA, AN ILLUSTRATED HISTORY OF THE MOST PRODUCTIVE MINES WITH DESCRIPTIONS OF THE INTERESTING PEOPLE WHO OWNED AND OPERATED THEM, San Diego, 1980, cl, 259 pages, - 1 -, $ 75

Weaver, C. E. / GEOLOGY OF THE COAST RANGES IMMEDIATELY NORTH OF THE SAN FRANCISCO BAY REGION, CALIFORNIA, GSA M 35, Baltimore, 1939, cl, 242 pages, 14 plates (9 in pocket), 2 figs., - 5 -, $ 18

Williams, G. III / THE GUIDE TO BODIE and Eastern Sierra Historic Sites, Carson City, 1992, pb, 73 pages, - 1 -, signed by author, $ 15

Wise, W. S. / THE MINERALOGY OF THE MOHAWK MINE, SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY, San Bernardino County Museum Association, Volume XXXVII, No. 1, Redlands, 1990, pb, 31 pages, - 1 -, $ 25

Zauner, P. and Zauner, L. / CALIFORNIA GOLD, THE STORY OF RUSH TO RICHES, A MINI-HISTORY, Sonoma, 1994, pb, 59 pages - 1 -, $ 7






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