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    2018-9-12 · Oregon Historical Mining Information. Oregon Department of Geology and Mineral Industries. Navigation:introduction| MILO map| mining records| large-scale mine maps| commodities| publications| Oregon DMA, DMEA, OME. Click on a county to see historical records for the county. Baker.

    Interactive Map for Oregon Historical Mining

    2019-10-28 · information regarding Oregon's mineral occurrences, prospects, and mines Interactive Map for Oregon Historical Mining Information Large-Format Mine Maps DOGAMI Skip to main content.

    Oregon Historical Mining Information Mining Claim

    2019-7-2 · As part of an ongoing project to preserve and make accessible Oregon's historical mineral and mining information, DOGAMI photographed books held by the Baker County Recorder’s Office. These books, available as PDFs below, contain records of mining claims sold and purchased and claim locations from 1862 to 1964 (placer claims) or 1908 (quartz lode claims).

    Oregon Historical Mining Information Introduction

    2020-10-1 · Mineral Information Layer for Oregon-Release 3 (MILO-3)is a geospatial database that stores and manages information regarding Oregon's mineral occurrences, prospects, and mines. Historical Mining Records. Historical Mining Claim Location Records. Large-Scale Mine Maps. Historical Commodities Records.

    Oregon Mining Districts Oregon History Project

    2018-3-17 · Today, scientists have found high levels of mercury and arsenic from historic mining operations in some of Oregon’s waterways, including Cottage Grove Lake and Dorena Reservoir. In 2000, the U.S. Census Bureau reported that 2,479 people worked in mining in Oregon. Written by Kathy Tucker, © Oregon Historical Society, 2002.

    State of Oregon: Oregon Ghost Towns Oregon Mining

    2021-5-11 · The period of richest mining in Oregon was between the 1850s and 1880s. In the hundred-year period between the 1860s and 1960s, Oregon mines produced somewhere between $130 million and $215 million. A mine entrance at the Oregon Trail Interpretive Center on Flagstaff Hill near Baker City. (Oregon

    5 Legendary Missing Treasures in Oregon You May

    2019-11-30 · Horsethief Meadows and the Missing $25,000 Author Ralph Friedman in his 1993 book, The Other Side of Oregon, wrote about an 1880 incident involving a stagecoach robbery, Walla Walla, WA, and a cool 25-Grand in stolen loot. This is only one of countless Oregon

    Oregon Historical Society

    Located in the heart of downtown Portland and overlooking the historic South Park Blocks, the Oregon Historical Society offers the blend of the old, the new and the beautiful, creating a memorable venue for all occasions.

    Oregon HISTORY

    2009-11-9 · Oregon grows 99 percent of all hazelnuts produced in the United States. It is also the country’s leading producer of Christmas trees, with an output of more than 4.9

    Jackson County, Oregon Mines Western Mining

    Jackson County has over 320 active mining claims as of January 2020, over 200 of which are placer claims. More information on the gold mining districts of Jackson County can be viewed at the Jackson County Oregon Gold Production article. The highest density of mines and claims in Jackson Couny is found west of Medford and Ashland.

    State of Oregon: Oregon Ghost Towns Mining Ghost

    2021-5-8 · Hydraulic mining was among the most environmentally destructive forms of mining during the 1800s and early 1900s. (Courtesy of Oregon Historical Society) Enlarge Image Mining, by definition an extraction industry, created numerous ghost towns as the boom-bust economic cycle moved through southern and eastern Oregon in the 1800s and early 1900s.

    Historical Gold Maps in Oregon Adventures In

    2020-4-8 · A great historical reference guide to find these old historical areas. More about GOLD & GEM MAPS: All the information included in the Gold and Gems map package series for the western states has been researched from numerous authentic archival sources such as the National Archives, individual state libraries and other state and federal agencies.

    DOGAMI : Oregon Department of Geology and

    2019-3-19 · Notice of Proposed Rulemaking and Public Hearing: Aggregate Mining on High Value Farmland in the Willamette Valley (HB 2202 (2013)) Public hearing via web meeting application, Monday, May 17, 3:30-5 p.m.

    Southwest Oregon Mining Facts: Brutal History

    2020-2-28 · Historical mining in Southwest Oregon was devastating to the environment as well as to the native people. However, the brutal legacy of mining on the land is not all in the distant past as this mine tailings pile on the banks of the National Wild and Scenic Illinois River demonstrates.

    K's Days Community: Oregon Mining History Research

    2015-5-5 · The Rand National Historic Site (Rand) is located in southwestern Oregon approximately 25 miles northwest of Grants Pass, Oregon, and 3 miles downstream from the community of Galice. Rand is located on a terrace on the west side of the Rogue National Wild and Scenic River in steep, mountainous country with elevations ranging from 700 feet at

    Lure of Gold Oregon Travel Information Council

    2011-9-25 · Mining camps sprang up with the prospect of gold and many boomed into towns. By 1862 the nearby town of Auburn, with a population over 5,000, was among Oregon’s largest cities. Local settlers established farms and stores, providing hay and produce to miners, and for much of the 1860s large wagon trains loaded with freight were a common site

    Chromite mining The Oregon Encyclopedia

    Domestic mining for chromite was restricted to a few locations in the United States, including Montana, California, and Oregon, and mining the mineral was only economically feasible during times of political conflict. During wartime, the United States government supported domestic production with price supports and strategic stockpiling

    State Minerals Statistics and Information USGS

    2021-5-11 · State mineral data After all information from the USGS annual canvass of domestic mineral industries is compiled and the mineral commodity chapters (Volume I of the Minerals Yearbook) are released, a Statistical Summary chapter is completed, with table 5 (and several other tables) presenting the earliest State-by-State data, including total State production and production

    Archives West: Cracker Eagle Gold Mining Company

    Acquisition Information. Transfer from South Dakota State Historical Society, 1935. Custodial History. The records of the Cracker Eagle Gold Mining Company were originally held by the South Dakota State Historical Society. They were transferred to the Oregon Historical Society by

    Oregon Historical Mines

    Historical Features are physical or cultural features that are no longer visible on the landscape. Examples: a dried up lake, a destroyed building, a hill leveled by mining. The term makes no reference to the age, use, or any other aspect of the feature. A ghost town, for example, is not a historical

    DOGAMI : Oregon Department of Geology and

    2019-3-19 · Notice of Proposed Rulemaking and Public Hearing: Aggregate Mining on High Value Farmland in the Willamette Valley (HB 2202 (2013)) Public hearing via web meeting application, Monday, May 17, 3:30-5 p.m.

    Historical Gold Maps in Oregon Adventures In

    2020-4-8 · A great historical reference guide to find these old historical areas. More about GOLD & GEM MAPS: All the information included in the Gold and Gems map package series for the western states has been researched from numerous authentic archival sources such as the National Archives, individual state libraries and other state and federal agencies.

    K's Days Community: Oregon Mining History Research

    2015-5-5 · The Rand National Historic Site (Rand) is located in southwestern Oregon approximately 25 miles northwest of Grants Pass, Oregon, and 3 miles downstream from the community of Galice. Rand is located on a terrace on the west side of the Rogue National Wild and Scenic River in steep, mountainous country with elevations ranging from 700 feet at

    Lure of Gold Oregon Travel Information Council

    2011-9-25 · Mining camps sprang up with the prospect of gold and many boomed into towns. By 1862 the nearby town of Auburn, with a population over 5,000, was among Oregon’s largest cities. Local settlers established farms and stores, providing hay and produce to miners, and for much of the 1860s large wagon trains loaded with freight were a common site

    Jacksonville, Oregon Mining Claims And Mines The

    Jacksonville, Oregon Overview. Jacksonville, Oregon includes 5,075 nearby mines. Jacksonville is a city in Jackson County Oregon United States about 5 miles (8 km) west of Medford. It was named for Jackson Creek which runs through the community and was the site of

    Oregon HISTORY

    2009-11-9 · Oregon’s Crater Lake, formed in the remnant of an ancient volcano, is the deepest lake in the United States. PHOTO GALLERIES. Oregon. 10. Gallery. 10 Images. Citation Information

    Chromite mining The Oregon Encyclopedia

    Domestic mining for chromite was restricted to a few locations in the United States, including Montana, California, and Oregon, and mining the mineral was only economically feasible during times of political conflict. During wartime, the United States government supported domestic production with price supports and strategic stockpiling

    State Minerals Statistics and Information USGS

    2021-5-11 · State mineral data After all information from the USGS annual canvass of domestic mineral industries is compiled and the mineral commodity chapters (Volume I of the Minerals Yearbook) are released, a Statistical Summary chapter is completed, with table 5 (and several other tables) presenting the earliest State-by-State data, including total State production and production

    Ah Hee Diggings (Chinese Walls) The Oregon

    Its handcrafted walls document Chinese placer-mining camps, and its archeological information makes it an important Oregon heritage site. In addition to several rows of walls, remains at the Ah Hee Diggings include a terrace where food was prepared and served, at least one habitation area, and an interconnecting ditch system, the most prominent

    Oregon Historical Mines

    Historical Features are physical or cultural features that are no longer visible on the landscape. Examples: a dried up lake, a destroyed building, a hill leveled by mining. The term makes no reference to the age, use, or any other aspect of the feature. A ghost town, for example, is not a historical

    Jacksonville, Oregon Mining Claims And Mines The

    Jacksonville, Oregon Overview. Jacksonville, Oregon includes 5,075 nearby mines. Jacksonville is a city in Jackson County Oregon United States about 5 miles (8 km) west of Medford. It was named for Jackson Creek which runs through the community and was the site of

    Chromite mining The Oregon Encyclopedia

    Domestic mining for chromite was restricted to a few locations in the United States, including Montana, California, and Oregon, and mining the mineral was only economically feasible during times of political conflict. During wartime, the United States government supported domestic production with price supports and strategic stockpiling

    Oregon HISTORY

    2009-11-9 · Oregon’s Crater Lake, formed in the remnant of an ancient volcano, is the deepest lake in the United States. PHOTO GALLERIES. Oregon. 10. Gallery. 10 Images. Citation Information

    Ah Hee Diggings (Chinese Walls) The Oregon

    Its handcrafted walls document Chinese placer-mining camps, and its archeological information makes it an important Oregon heritage site. In addition to several rows of walls, remains at the Ah Hee Diggings include a terrace where food was prepared and served, at least one habitation area, and an interconnecting ditch system, the most prominent

    Southern Oregon History

    2019-6-21 · Links to other people's tools for researching Southern Oregon history. Rogue Valley Photographers Details on hundreds of them. Useful for dating photographs. Mail Tribune Negatives 1957-87 An index to more than 100,000 negatives. My Mining Pages Eight pages. Mining claims, mining index, when they found gold, how they mined it.

    Archives West: Silver King Mining Company records,

    Silver King Mining Company was a publicly owned mining company that operated in Morrow County, Oregon in the early 20th century. Content Description Return to Top Collection comprises a group of three manuscript ledger books, dated 1910-1916, kept by W.S. Risley and J.J. Langmack, showing the records of this mining company in Morrow County, Oregon.

    Old Historical City, County and State Maps of Oregon

    Discover the past through State maps of Oregon in our online collection of old historical maps that span over 150 years of growth. View Oregon Maps such as historical county boundaries changes, old vintage maps, as well as road / highway maps for all 36 counties in Oregon.

    Mining History Association

    2021-1-19 · The Mining History Association (MHA) is an organization of individuals interested in the history of mining and metallurgy. Members include independent scholars, laypersons, college and university professors, historians, miners, geologists, retired mining industry personnel, and many others.

    National Minerals Information Center Publications

    2021-1-14 · A compilation of data on mineral production, imports, exports, stocks, reported and apparent consumption publications. Pursuant to Section 7002 (“Mineral Security”) of Title VII (“Critical Minerals”) of the Energy Act of 2020 (Public Law 116–260, December 27, 2020, 116th Cong.), the