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Mineral List

Mineral list contains entries from the region specified including sub-localities
Actinolite
Albite
Ankerite
Anthophyllite
Antigorite
Aragonite
Arsenopyrite
'Asbestos'
'Axinite Group'
Azurite
Baryte
'Biotite'
Borax
Bornite
Calcite
var: Limestone Onyx
Cassiterite
Chalcanthite
Chalcocite
Chalcopyrite
'Chert'
'Chlorite Group'
Chromite
Chrysotile
Cinnabar
'Clay'
Clinochlore
var: Chromian Clinochlore

Clinochlore
var: Pennine

Copper
Covellite
Cristobalite
Diopside
var: Chromian Diopside

Epidote
Erythrite
Fayalite
'Ferro-Actinolite-Tremolite Series
var: Nephrite'

Galena
'Garnet'
Goethite
Gold
Graphite
Grossular
Gypsum
Halite
Hausmannite
Hematite
Hercynite
var: Picotite

Hessite
'Hornblende'
'Hypersthene'
Ice
Iridium
var: Osmiridium

Jadeite
Kenyaite
Laurite
'Limonite'
Magnesiochromite
Magnesite
Magnetite
Malachite
Mercury
Metacinnabar
Molybdenite
Muscovite
var: Sericite

Natrite
'Obsidian'
'Olivine'
Opal
var: Diatomite
var: Fire Opal
Orpiment
Ottrélite
'Petrified Wood'
Petzite
Platinum
'Psilomelane'
'Pumice'
Pyrite
Pyrolusite
Pyrrhotite
var: Nickeloan Pyrrhotite
Quartz
var: Agate
var: Bloodstone
var: Jasper
Realgar
Rhodochrosite
Rhodonite
Scheelite
'Serpentine Group'
Siderite
'Silica'
Skutterudite
var: Smaltite

Sphalerite
Sulphur
Talc
Tephroite
Tetradymite
Tetrahedrite
'Tourmaline'
Tremolite
Tschermakite
Uvarovite
Vesuvianite
var: Californite
Wollastonite
'Zaratite'
Zircon


109 entries listed. 73 valid minerals.

Localities in this Region

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References

Hobson, John B. (1890), Nevada, Placer, Siskiyou Counties: California Mining Bureau (Report 10): 10: 364-398.

Dunn, Russell L. (1893), Siskiyou, Trinity Counties: California Mining Bureau. Report 11: 420-449, 480-484.

Dunn, Russell L. (1894), Auriferous conglomerate in California: California Mining Bureau. (Report 12): 12: 465.

Cooper, A.S. (1900), Register of Mines and Minerals, County of Siskiyou, California: California State Mining Bureau.

Eakle, Arthur Starr (1901), Mineralogical notes; with chemical analyses by W.T. Schaller: University of California, Department of Geological Science Bulletin: 2: 319.

Turner, Henry Ward (1903), The Cretaceous auriferous conglomerate of the Cottonwood mining district, Siskiyou County, California: Engineering & Mining Journal: 76: 653-654; […(abstract): Geol. Zentralbl., Band 9: 681 (1907)]: .

Brown, G. Chester (1913), The Counties of Shasta, Siskiyou and Trinity: California Journal of Mines and Geology: 14, part 4: 900-901.

Rogers, Austin Flint & E.S. Boundey (1914), Occurrence of free gold in granodiorite in Siskiyou County (abstract): Geological Society of America Bulletin: 25: 124.

Brown, G. Chester (1916b), Shasta, Siskiyou, Trinity Counties: California Mining Bureau. Report 14: 745-925.

Bradley, W.W., et al (1918), Manganese and chromium in California: California Mining Bureau. Bulletin 76: 82.

Laizure, Clyde McK. (1920), Siskiyou County, California; California Journal of Mines and Geology (Report 17): 17: 533-534.

Rogers, Austin Flint (1931), Chromite in the dunite of northwestern Siskiyou County, California…(abstract): Pan-Am Geologist: 55: 368-369; …Geological Society of America Bulletin: 43: 232 (1932).

Maxson, John Haviland (1933), Economic geology of portions of Del Norte and Siskiyou Counties, northwesternmost California: California Division Mines Report 29: 123-160.

Averill, Charles V. (1935), Mines and mineral resources of Siskiyou County: California Journal of Mines and Geology, California Division Mines (Report 31): 31(3): 255-338.

Averill, C.V. (1938), Gold dredging in Shasta, Siskiyou and Trinity counties: California Journal of Mines and Geology, California Division Mines (Report 34): 34: 96-126.

Rynearson, Garn Arthur & Clay T. Smith (1940), Chromite deposits in the Seiad quadrangle, Siskiyou County, California: USGS Bulletin 922-J: 281-306.

Bradley, W.W. (1942), Thirty-eighth report of the State Mineralogist: California Division Mines Report 38: 97.

O’Brien, J.C. (1947), Mines and mineral resources of Siskiyou County: California Journal of Mines and Geology, California Division Mines (Report 43): 43(4): 413-468.

Weibelt, F.J., and Ricker, Spangler (1949), Investigation of the Seiad Creek Chromite Deposits, Siskiyou County, California: U.S. Bureau of Mines Report of Investigations 4619, 28 pp.

Wells, F.G., Smith, C.T., Rynearson, G.H., and Livermore, J.S. (1949), Chromite deposits near Seiad and McGuffy Creeks, Siskiyou County, California: USGS Bulletin 948-B.

Wells, F.G. and Cater, F.W. (1950) Chromite deposits of Siskiyou County, California. California Division Mines Bulletin 134, part 1, chapter 2: 77-127.

Anonymous (1957), The Siskiyou Pioneer: Guidebook to Siskiyou’s gold fields: 2(10): 1-88 (Publications of the Siskiyou County Historical Society).

Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 116, 283, 299.

Klein, C.W. (1975), The Geology of the Happy Camp Area, Siskiyou County, California; PhD Dissertation, unpublished.

Wetzel, N. and Raney, R. (1980), McGuffy Creek Chromite Deposits, Siskiyou County, California, U.S. Bureau of Mines MAS Deposit Report, unpublished.

Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 462.

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