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Tennessee Geological Survey Mineral Resources Documents Collection


This collection consists of a wide range of mineral resource related items. It includes detailed and summary reports, memoranda, correspondence, notes, maps, and other documents. The documents were produced by former staff working for theTennessee Geological Survey, United States Geological Survey, and Tennessee Valley Authority. As of 2015 all of the items in the collection located in the Knoxville Field Office have been reviewed and scanned are included in the metadata records here. Ongoing work involves completing the portion of the collection located in the survey's Central Office in Nashville.

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Attached Files

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“Collection Metadata Source File”
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Tennessee_P1328_Mineral_Resources_Collection_Knoxville.csv 530.99 KB
Tennessee_P1328_Mineral_Resources_Collection_Nashville.csv 347.97 KB

Material Request Instructions

Access to the documents in the Mineral Resources Documents Collection can be obtained by contacting the Tennessee Geological Survey. The documents are all available in digital format as Portable Document Format (PDF) files. High resolution tagged image format (tif) files are available for the large plates. Currently all of the original documents are stored at the Knoxville Environmental Field Office, 3711 Middlebrook Pike, Knoxville, TN 37921. Contact Dr. Peter J. Lemiszki directly at 865-594-5596 or call 865-594-6035. Additional ways to contact the survey can be found at


Spatial Services

ScienceBase WMS


  • National Digital Catalog



Additional Information


Type Scheme Key
sourceSystem CSC 1089185
UniqueKey State Inventory P1328

NGGDPP Collection Extension

usageTrendThere is no expected long term trend in the usage of the collection.

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