Illinois mineral industry in 1943
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Illinois mineral industry in 1943

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Published by State Geological Survey in Urbana, Ill .
Written in English


  • Mines and mineral resources,
  • Mineral industries,
  • Statistics

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Statementby Walter H. Voskuil and Douglas F. Stevens
SeriesReport of investigations / State Geological Survey -- 101, Report of investigations (Illinois State Geological Survey) -- 101.
ContributionsStevens, Douglas F.
LC ClassificationsQE105 .A25 no. 101
The Physical Object
Pagination89 p. :
Number of Pages89
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25460629M

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Genre/Form: Statistics: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Voskuil, Walter Henry, Illinois mineral industry in Urbana, Ill.: State Geological. Illinois Mineral Industry in Paperback – March 2, by Walter H. Voskuil (Author), Douglas F. Stevens (Author) See all 3 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ $ Author: Walter Henry Voskuil, Douglas F. Stevens. CONTENTS—Continued Page Zincandlead 87 Miscellaneousminerals 87 Peat 87 Pyrites 87 Sulfur 87 Mineralsprocessed,butnotmined,inIllinois 89 Cokeandbyproducts 89 Packagedfuelandfuelbriquets 89 Pigiron 89 Sulfuricacid 89 Slabzinc Mineral is located at (, ). According to the census, Mineral has a total area of square miles ( km 2), all land. History. The area in County: Bureau.

Deposits in Illinois are found in the extreme southern portion of the state. Tripoli is used in the ceramic industry, in polishing optical lenses, as paint filler, and as a fine abrasive. Peat deposits are scattered across northern Illinois and are used mainly as a soil conditioner. This material is debris from the rich growth of plants that. Illinois mineral production compared with US. mineral production, 24 Minerals extracted, processed, and manufactured by county in Illinois, in 1 25 Employment and wages in the Illinois mineral industry, 27 Minerals consumed in Illinois, 28 Fuels and energy consumed in Illinois, Industrial minerals continue to be Illinois' leading mineral resource, accounting for more than $ million (42%) of the total value of minerals produced in the state in , followed by coal ($ million or 36%) and oil ($ million or 22%). Illinois ranks sixteenth among the 50 states in total nonfuel mineral production value. 3 Employment and wages in the Illinois mineral industry, 6 4 Consumption of fuel and non-fuel minerals in Illinois compared with U.S. consumption, 7 5 Production, number of mines, and employment in the coal sector in Illinois, 8 6 Coal production in Illinois .

Book Ca 28 Book Correspondence, 17, 20, 23 Correspondence, 29, 30 11, 16, , 31, 32, Contributions to the History of Geology, 15 Geology Department, 12 History of geology MS & workpapers, . Illinois Mineral Industry in and Review of Preliminary Mineral Production Data for [Samson, Irma] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Illinois Mineral Industry in and Review of Preliminary Mineral Production Data for Author: Irma Samson. Official State Mineral of Illinois. Fluorite was designated as the official state mineral of Illinois in All State Minerals. Illinois is the largest producer of fluorite in the United States (the most important deposits are located in southern Illinois at Rosiclare and Cave-in-Rock). “Until now, the story of our local miners’ tribulation and triumph in producing the strategic mineral fluorspar has been untold. Herbert K. Russell’s Fluorspar Mining is a captivating visual essay of the vital role these great men played in winning two world wars.”—Ed Clement, director, Ben E. Clement Mineral Museum “Fluorspar Mining: Photos from Illinois and Kentucky, – Reviews: 2.