A view of the lead mines of Missouri including some observations on the mineralogy, geology, geography, antiquities, and soil, climate, population, and productions of Missouri and Arkansaw, and other sections of the western country. Accompanied by three engravings by Henry Rowe Schoolcraft

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Published by Published by Charles Wiley & Co. no. 3 Wall-street. J. Seymour, printer ..... in New-York .

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Subjects:

  • Lead mines and mining -- Missouri,
  • Arkansas,
  • Missouri,
  • Mississippi River Valley.,
  • Ozark mountains.

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Statementby Henry R. Schoolcraft ...
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF475.L4 S3
The Physical Object
Pagination299 (i.e. 297) p.
Number of Pages299
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22896253M
OCLC/WorldCa3486069

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A view of the lead mines of Missouri. Historical sketch of the mines -- General outline of the mine company -- Of the different mines, ores, and accompany minerals -- Method of working the mines -- Annual produce, and number of men employed -- On the uses of lead -- pt.

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A view of the lead mines of Missouri: including some observations on the mineralogy, geology, geography, antiquities, and soil, climate, population, and productions of Missouri and Arkansaw, and other sections of the western country.

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