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Steel Creek Occurrence, Tolovana District, Yukon-Koyukuk Borough, Alaska, USA

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Location: Cobb (1972, MF-413), loc. 74; NE1/4SW1/4 sec. 5, T. 7 N., R. 4 W., of the Fairbanks Meridian. This occurrence is thought to be in the lower mile of Steel Creek.
Geology: Joesting (1943) reported considerable wolframite in a sample of placer concentrate that was identified 'a number of years ago'.

Commodities (Major) - W
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References

Cobb, E.H., 1972, Metallic mineral resources map of the Livengood quadrangle, Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Field Studies Map MF-413, 2 sheets, scale 1:250,000. Cobb, E.H., 1973, Placer deposits of Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Bulletin 1374, 213 p. Cobb, E.H., 1975, Mineral resources of Alaska, in Yount, M.E., ed., U.S. Geological Survey Alaska Program, 1975: U.S. Geological Survey Circular 722, p. 37. Cobb, E.H., 1976, Summary of references to mineral occurrences (other than mineral fuels and construction materials) in the Livengood quadrangle, Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 76-819, 241 p. Joesting, H.R., 1943, Strategic mineral occurrences in interior Alaska, supplement to pamphlet no. 1: Alaska Territorial Department of Mines Pamphlet 2, 26 p.

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