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Collection of Mine Maps from Idaho

Oversized mine maps


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Idaho Geological Survey's (IGS) Mineral Property Files are documents related to mineral exploration and extraction activity in Idaho. The Mine Maps Collection is a subset of our Mineral Property Files Collection, and of unique interest for public safety, mineral exploration, environmental concerns, academic research, and other public and private activities. Many of these documents are unique, and some are fragile. Maps date from the late 19th century to the 21st century. The Survey is in the process of scanning these documents and making them available as ,pdf downloads through the Mines and Prospects web app. Mineral Property File documents are referenced to mineral extraction/exploration property locations. This collection is now [...]

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IdahoGelogicalSurvey_MineMaps_2015.csv 885.06 KB

Material Request Instructions

Mineral Property Files, including oversize maps, can be viewed in person at the Idaho Geological Survey Library located at the University of Idaho Campus, 3rd floor of Morrill Hall, 820 Idaho Avenue, Moscow, Idaho. Please contact us or see our website for assistance with parking, or to request to view a large amount of documents. Scanned documents may be downloaded free of charge through the Mines web app.


This digital collection provides wide public access to Idaho Geological Survey mine map archives.


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ScienceBase WMS


  • National Digital Catalog

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Donations from industry, career geologists, and private individuals and estates

Additional Information

Alternate Titles

  • Idaho Mine Map Collection


Type Scheme Key
sourceSystem CSC 1087908
UniqueKey State Inventory P697

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