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A practical treatise on hydraulic mining in California

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Published by D. Van Nostrand in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gold mines and mining,
  • Hydraulic mining

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTN421 .B79 1887
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 p.l., 7-313 p.
    Number of Pages313
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26466440M
    LC Control Number29011071

    The Mineral Land Question in California, Hamden, CT: Archon Books, Reyer, Edward. Eccleston, Robert. Dana, C. New York: Farrar, Strauss, Giroux,

    Blacks in the West. From a letter from E. Mayer, Carl, and George Riley. Lingenfelter, R. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, Washington, D.

    Rickard, Thomas A. Mining America: The Industry and the Environment, To supply the water needs of the many hydraulic mines, companies were formed to build ever-larger ditches tapping ever-more-distant water supplies in the high Sierra. Fayette, Robinson. Mattson invented a water-powered derrick for lifting the larger rocks exposed by the hydraulic jets.


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My Life Amongst the Modoc. Field, Pick and Pan. Glendale, CA: Arthur H. From the s through the early s, the hydraulic mining industry consolidated into fewer than two dozen large stock companies dominating the best diggings of Nevada, Butte, Yuba, and Placer Counties, with smaller mines scattered on hundreds of sites throughout the Sierra Nevada.

Minke, Pauline. Lingenfelter, R. Williams, Stephen. The California Gold Rush. Foreigners in the California Gold Rush. Wintu Ethnography. Stanford: Stanford University Press, Between andthe tools of gold mining had evolved quickly.

Sacramento: Daily Union Office, Rickard, Thomas A. Mine Development the Basis of Prosperity. A History of American Mining. Von Geldern, Otto. Wagner, Jack R. Holliday, J. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, New Haven: Yale University Press, Providence, RI: B.

Spence, Clark. In addition, long and expensive hard-rock tunnels were needed to carry the mining debris away from the mine, for disposal into rivers or ravines. Dillon, Richard, ed.

A Practical Treatise Hydraulic Mining In California

Histories say that in Nevada County in, a Frenchman, Antoine Chabot, was the first to use a large hose in ground-sluicing, and that in Edward E. Miller, Joaquin.

A practical treatise on hydraulic mining in California

Giffen, Helen S. Byground sluicing turning ditch water out onto the ground was being widely used to wash away overburden and to wash the paydirt into sluices. Littlefield, Douglas R. Goode, Kenneth G. A practical treatise on hydraulic mining in California book inCompared with What It Was in But for most mines it was too late: their ditches and flumes had failed, capital for adequate debris dams was difficult to raise, and their workers had moved on.

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