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Memoranda reports on the geologic spot examinations of mines and prospects in Iran, February 1954, through June, 1955

Open-File Report 56-47

These studies were undertaken as part of the cooperative program of the Iranian Ministry of National Economy and the Engineering and Construction Division, United States Operations Mission/Iran, International Cooperation Administration
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Abstract

A series of twenty-nine geological spot examinations of mines and prospects in Iran were carried out by Dr. Russell Gibson, Geologist, U.S. Geological Survey between February 1954 and June 1955. These studies were under the joint auspices of the U.S. Operation Mission of the International Cooperation Administration and the Iranian Ministry of National Economy. Dr. Gibson acted as Advisor in economic geology to both the Mission and the Government of Iran during this period. All mine or prospect visits including those two properties owned by private operators were made at the request of the agencies of the Government of Iran.

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Publication type:
Report
Publication Subtype:
USGS Numbered Series
Title:
Memoranda reports on the geologic spot examinations of mines and prospects in Iran, February 1954, through June, 1955
Series title:
Open-File Report
Series number:
56-47
Year Published:
1956
Language:
English
Publisher:
U.S. Geological Survey
Description:
Report: 97 pages; 1 Plate: 23.71 x 28.40 inches
Country:
Iran