Alum Deposits near Silver Peak Quadrangle, Nevada

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Author: Spurr, J.E.
Description:Locality. About 10 miles north of Silver Peak, Nevada, there lies, by the roadside, a deposit of alum and sulphur. This has been many times located and prospected as a sulphur mine, but not until recently has the relatively important amount of alum in it been recognized. No important work has yet been done on the deposit. USGS Professional Paper (PP: 55), pg 157. For more info about this resource or to download this resource, please see the links provided.
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Distributor Contact Information
Name: Web Specialist
Organization Name: Nevada Bureau of Mines and Geology
Street: UNR MS 178
City: Reno
State: NV
Zip: 89557
Phone: 775-784-6691
Geographic Extent
North Bounding Latitude: 37.9489
South Bounding Latitude: 37.6277
East Bounding Longitude: -117.403
West Bounding Longitude: -117.826