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Collection of hand samples from Alaska (Industry)


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This collection currently contains approximately 24,000 oil- and gas- related surface samples, which is a subset of the 507,000 surface samples housed at the Alaska Geologic Materials Center. The Amoco Heritage Collection was donated by Amoco-BP in 2002 and contains samples from fieldwork conducted from 1960-1990 in high energy-resource-potential areas of Alaska.

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Material Request Instructions

Please visit our website for the Alaska GMC materials viewing and sampling policies: ( or call 907-696-0079 to speak with GMC staff directly.


The Alaska Geologic Materials Center (GMC) connects the state's largest geologic collections to research, industry and education communities for the purposes of greater geologic understanding, increased awareness of economic opportunities, and to stimulate public interest and understanding in Alaska's geologic history.


All samples, processed materials, maps, documents, and data reports at the Alaska GMC are available to the public for examination except those designated by the Curator as confidential. Please view the use and access constraints on the Geologic Materials Center website:


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This collection record was compiled using inventory information gathered from donated GMC materials. Individual records were identified and metadata uploaded as part of the FY 2018 National Geological and Geophysical Data Preservation Program.

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Hand samples (Hand samples,

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