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Spurr report on the Geology of the Yukon  

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Geology of the Yukon Gold District, Alaska

Spurr, Josiah Edward

[Washington, D.C.]




87-392 pp. Illustrations from photographs, maps, etc. Including two large folding maps. (4to) disbound.

The maps are: "Sketch Map Showing a portion of the Forty Mile Gold Mining District Alaska" 1897. And, "Sketch Map Showing Geology and Topography of the Birch Creek Gold Mining District Alaska." Removed from the  Eighteenth Annual report of the United States Geological Survey. Also includes four other maps from this annual report, including: Map of the Juneau Mining District of Southeast Alaska, showing mines visited, 1895; Cook Inlet and Vicinity, Alaska. 1895; Plan of Alaska-Treadwell Mine; & Map of Alaska, 1897.

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Disbound, a few leaves detached; maps all very good or better.

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