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USBM Bulletins


All bulletins are paper bound, unless indicated otherwise
All bulletins listed here are in good condition, unless indicated otherwise
Approximate dates of publication: B1 - 179 (1910-1920); B 180-332 (1921-1930); B 333-443 (1931-1940); B 444-485 (1941-1950); B 486-590 (1951-1960); B 591-655 (1961-1970)


Bulletins currently available:

B 51 / THE ANALYSIS OF BLACK POWDER AND DYNAMITE, $ 20

B 57 / SAFETY AND EFFICIENCY IN MINE TUNNELING, $ 20

B 60 / HYDRAULIC MINE FILLING - ITS USE IN THE PENNSYLVANIA ANTHRACITE FIELDS, A PRELIMINARY REPORT, $ 20

B 64 / THE TITANIFEROUS IRON ORES IN THE UNITED STATES, THEIR COMPOSITION AND ECONOMIC VALUE, $ 20

B 70 / A PRELIMINARY REPORT ON URANIUM, RADIUM, AND VANADIUM, 1913, $ 40

B 73 / BRASS-FURNACE PRACTICE IN THE UNITED STATES,1914, $ 20

B 77 / THE ELECTRIC FURNACE IN METALLURGICAL WORK, 1914, afb, $ 20

B 81 / THE SMELTING OF COPPER ORES IN THE ELECTRIC FURNACE, $ 20

B 87 / HOUSES FOR MINING TOWNS, $ 20

B 93 / MINERS’ NYSTAGMUS, $ 20

B 94 / UNITED STATES MINING STATUTES ANNOTATED, $ 20

B 95 / A GLOSSARY OF THE MINING AND MINERAL INDUSTRY, $ 20

B 98 / REPORT OF THE SELBY SMELTER COMMISSION WITH ACCOMPANYING PAPERS, afb, $ 99

B 99 / MINE-VENTILATION STOPPINGS WITH ESPECIAL REFERENCE TO COAL MINES IN ILLINOIS, 1915, $ 20

B 100 / MANUFACTURING AND USES OF ALLOY STEELS, 1915, $ 20

B 105 / BLACK DAMP IN MINES, $ 20

B 107 / PROSPECTING AND MINING OF COPPER ORE AT SANTA RITA, NEW MEXICO, 1916, afb, $ 90

B 108 / MELTING ALUMINUM CHIPS, $ 20

B 110 / CONCENTRATION EXPERIMENTS WITH THE SILICEOUS RED HEMATITE OF THE BIRMINGHAM DISTRICT, ALABAMA, 1917, 1 PLATE, $ 20

B 111 /  MOLYBDENUM: ITS ORES AND THEIR CONCENTRATION WITH A DISCUSSION OF MARKETS, PRICES, AND USES, 1918, $ 45 [Stamp on cover indicates this book was in the library of the Anaconda Copper Mining Company]

B 112 / MINING AND PREPARING DOMESTIC GRAPHITE FOR CRUCIBLE USE, $ 20

B 122 / THE PRINCIPLES AND PRACTICE OF SAMPLING METALLIC METALLURGICAL MATERIALS WITH SPECIAL REFERENCE TO THE SAMPLING OF COPPER BULLION, $ 20

B 124 / SANDSTONE QUARRYING IN THE UNITED STATES, $ 20

B 130 / BLAST-FURNACE BREAKOUTS, EXPLOSIONS, AND SLIPS, AND METHODS OF PREVENTION, $ 20

B 131 / APPROVED ELECTRIC LAMPS FOR MINERS, $ 20

B 132 / SILICEOUS DUST IN RELATION TO PULMONARY DISEASE AMONG MINERS IN THE JOPLIN DISTRICT, MISSOURI, $ 20

B 133 / THE WET THIOGEN PROCESS FOR RECOVERING SULPHUR FROM SULPHUR DIOXIDE IN SMELTER GASES, A CRITICAL STUDY, 1917, $ 20

B 139 / CONTROL OF HOOKWORM INFECTION AT THE DEEP GOLD MINES OF THE MOTHER LODE, CALIFORNIA, 1917, $ 20

B 141 / YEARBOOK OF THE USBM, $ 20

B 146 / TECHNOLOGY OF SALT MAKING IN THE UNITED STATES, $ 20

B 187 / TREATMENT OF THE TUNGSTEN ORES OF BOULDER COUNTY, COLORADO, 1921, $ 75

B 204 / UNDERGROUND VENTILATION AT BUTTE, 1923, $ 95 [Personal note: this one gives some clues to the underground structure of the Butte mines I have not found elsewhere]

B 239 / IRON-ORE (HEMATITE) MINING PRACTICE IN THE BIRMINGHAM DISTRICT, ALABAMA, $ 75

B 259 / PLACER MINING METHODS AND COSTS IN ALASKA, 1927, $ 50

B 295 / SUBSIDENCE AND GROUND MOVEMENT IN THE COPPER AND IRON MINES OF THE UPPER PENINSULA, MICHIGAN, 1929, pb, 66 pages, 49 figs., $ 95

B 306 / MINING METHODS AND PRACTICE IN THE MICHIGAN COPPER MINES, 1929, pb, 192 pages, 147 figs., $ 100

B 309 / ROCK BURSTS IN THE LAKE SUPERIOR COPPER MINES, KEWEENAW POINT, MICHIGAN, 1929, pb, 43 pages, 31 figs., $ 40

B 311 / DRILLING AND BLASTING IN METAL-MINE DRIFTS AND CROSSCUTS, $ 20

B 317 / ROCK-STRATA GASES OF THE CRIPPLE CREEK DISTRICT, COLORADO, AND THEIR EFFECT ON MINING, 1930, $ 40

B 330 / VENTILATION OF THE LARGE COPPER MINES OF ARIZONA, 1930, $ 95

B 352 / SAFETY PRACTICES IN CALIFORNIA GOLD DREDGING, 1932, $ 20

B 356 / SAMPLING AND ESTIMATION OF ORE DEPOSITS, 1932, $ 40

B 363 / GOLD MINING AND MILLING IN THE UNITED STATES AND CANADA, 1932, $ 50

B 385 / ENGINEERING FACTORS IN THE VENTILATION OF METAL MINES, 1935, afb, $ 80

B 390 / STOPING METHODS AND COSTS, pb, $ 45

B 392 / Chapman, T. G. / CONCENTRATION OF COPPER ORES IN NORTH AMERICA, 1936, pb, 169 pages, 26 figs., $ 40

B 405 / Gardner, E. D. Johnson, C. H., and Butler, B. S. / COPPER MINING IN NORTH AMERICA, 1938, pb, 300 pages, 92 figs., $ 75

B 405 / another copy of the above, except bound in a afb, $ 85

B 413 / MINERAL INDUSTRIES SURVEY OF THE U.S., CALIFORNIA, PART 1: MOTHER LODE DISTRICT (SOUTH): CALAVERAS COUNTY, 1938, $ 200

B 419 / METAL MINING PRACTICE, 1939, pb or afb, $ 50

B 424 / Mineral Industries Survey of the U.S., California, Part 2: Mother Lode District (South): Tuolumne and Mariposa Counties, 1940, afb, $ 200

B 424 / same as above, except a clean, complete photocopy with 2 paper plates included from an original copy, $ 100

B 433 / OPEN-CUT METAL MINING, 1941, $ 45



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