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Montana Mining Map File Collection

Summary

The Montana Bureau of Mines and Geology (MBMG) compiled and maintains historical, engineering and geologic reports, pictures, correspondence, news clippings, and production information for over 4,400 property-specific records. A record or file may contain information related to a particular mining claim, a collection of claims, or a mining exploration project. The Mining Property File records are organized by Montana county and mine or project name. To research the collection, visit our website at http://www.mbmg.mtech.edu/mining-archives/mining-archives_data.asp.

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map_files_pipe.csv 1.26 MB text/csv

Purpose

The collection is routinely used by local, state, and federal agencies, lawyers, small miners, mining companies, researchers, mining/engineering students, realtors, teachers, and the general public conducting historical mining and geology related property research.

Map

Spatial Services

ScienceBase WMS

Communities

  • National Digital Catalog

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Additional Information

Identifiers

Type Scheme Key
sourceSystem CSC 16052419
UniqueKey State Inventory P1620

NGGDPP Collection Extension

collectionGrowthNo
size4400
usageTrendUsage appears to be tied to market price of metals and minerals. Activity increases as market prices increase and vice versa.

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