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Gold and Treasure Hunter magazine 1992 October
1 Gold and Treasure Hunter magazine 1992 October
Modern Gold Miner & Treasure Hunter's Association October 1992 Volume 5 Issue 5 magazine used 56 pages 
Contents:
  • Fostering Foreign Dependence
  • Ancient Spanish Cryptic Writings in the Ozarks
    Danny Walker
  • A Trap Named Blondee
  • Metal Detectors Go High Tech - Underground Bonanza at the Sixteen to One Mine
  • Relic Hunting at the Old Fort Wingate
  • Product Field Test - The Fisher Gold Bug
  • Gold Panning on the Salmon River
  • Tuning in the Wavelength of Success
  • The Toothless Miner

    Condition: Well worn. Creases, rolled spine. 
    Price: 9.35 USD

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    Gold Prospectors magazine 2011 Jul/Aug
    2 Gold Prospectors magazine 2011 Jul/Aug
    Gold Prospectors Association of America July August 2011 074470513957 Volume 37 Number 4 magazine used 96 pages 
    Features:
    Lost Stagecoach Loot
    The Silver King of Colorado
    Billy the Kid's Lost Colt .45
    Mining the Miners
    Mrs. Jackson's Lost Millions
    Panning 4 Gold

    Condition: Creases, edge and corner wear. 
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    Gold Prospectors magazine 2013 March/April
    3 Gold Prospectors magazine 2013 March/April
    The Gold Prospectors Association of America Inc. March/April 2013 Volume 39 Number 2 magazine used 125 pages 
    Contents:
    Features:
    A Mysterious Find
    Choosing a Metal Detector
    Pleasures of Patch Hunting
    Death Valley
    Dreams in Shades of Gold
    From Greenhorns to Prospectors
    Diving into Georgia's Golden Past

    Columns:
    Buzzardite Jur.
    AS the Dredge Sucks
    A Field Test
    Prospecting Tips & Tricks
    Gem Prospects
    Best of the Buzzard
    Gold Trails
    Mining the Moment

    Departments:
    Editor's Note
    Miner's Mail
    Golden Moments
    Approved Dealers
    Classifieds
    Miner's Madness
    Upcoming Events

    Condition: Cover is in poor condition with creases, tears, marked out address, etc. Pages have moisture wrinkling at the top and edge and corner wear. 
    Price: 5.50 USD

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    Lapidary Journal 10/90
    4 Lapidary Journal 10/90
    October 1990 Vol. 44, No. 7 magazine used 146 pages 
    Contents:
  • Gemstones/The Magic of Glyptic Illusions. Bart Curren works magic when carving and gives an illustion of softness to hard materials
  • Gemcraft/Carved American Alabasters. The author and her husband prospect for their own colored alabaster that they carve into often functional sculpture.
  • Pictorial/Design in the Drivers Seat. Using more readily available materials, Steve Walters can now create gem shapes not limited by concerns of size or quality.
  • Gemcraft/Stone Engraving in Czechoslovakia. Vojtech Zavesky practices a modern style of cameo carving that has its roots in ancient Greek engravings.
  • Gemcraft/Composite Carvings. Don Diller is able to carve nature's most delicate and intricate creations in the permanence of minerals.
  • Workshop/Cleavage in Quartz. Quartz's tendency to split has been denied by some prestigious texts but is well known to wary cutters. Part one.
  • People/The Carvers Among Us. Our survey on carving reveals some unexpected facts on present day techniques and equipment
  • Mineralogy/Alaskan Almandine. The second half of our series on tihe Almandine garnets of Wrangell, Alaska, explores their allure based on the fascinating symmetry of crystals
  • Workshop/Bone - Economical and Versatile. Bone makes a good substitute for ivory and can be easily carved with the right methods.
  • Workshop/A Little Steam. How to produce detailed sprue cast jewelry with cheap and easily available items.
  • Expeditions/Laurel Valley Mine. Macon County, North Carolina, offers the collector the chance to find materials from amethyst to ruby.

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    Lapidary Journal 3/90
    5 Lapidary Journal 3/90
    March 1990 Vol. 43, No. 12 magazine used 122 pages 
    Contents:
  • Collections/Gem Fire. Like a burst of fireworks the GemFire exhibition of gems and minerals will herald the opening o the new hall in the Cleveland Museum of Natural History.
  • History/Vitreous Paste Gem Carving. These exquisite glass jewels deserve recognition with the best of gems and jewelry.
  • Geology/Mineralogy of Volcanoes. Part Four. The different forms of solidified lava and the minerals associated with it are examined in this concluding segment of our series on volcanoes.
  • Gemstones/Obsidian. The natural glass obsidian is cherished for its varied colors, its durability, and decorative and practical uses.
  • Expeditions/Room for More. The Morefield min in Amelia County, Virginia, has over forty mineral varieties to offer exploring rockhounds.
  • Education/Deep in the Heart of Texas. The Gems and Gem Minerals course at the University of Texas is the first college course to offer credits for faceting.
  • Jewelry/Earrings Through the Ages. We look at earrings as they have been worn throughout the ages for religious, symbolic, and decorative purposes.
  • Commentary/What A "PAL" We Have in Our Tax Laws. How Uncle Sam taxes those with a passive pursuit.
  • Workshop/Shades of Grey. How to make and use niello to give special effect to metalwork.
  • Workshop/Squarebrite. A cut-corner square design to improve brightness pattern.

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    Old West magazine 1964 winter
    6 Old West magazine 1964 winter
    Western Publications Inc. Winter 1964 Volume 1 No. 2 magazine used 96 pages 
    Contents:
    Gold Trails of 1898 - Book Bonus
    The Other World of the Supersitions
    A Pair of Outlaws
    King of Mountain Men
    Murder in the Bitterroots
    Outlaws of the Brush
    A Ghost Named Jones
    "Let 'er Rip" Montana
    He Out-Robbed Jesse James
    Here Lies Buried Treasure!
    Too Tough to Die
    Cowboy Rides a Camel
    Choctaw Execution
    Man-Eater of Powderhorn Creek
    Indian Fight
    Smokey Joe
    Saved by a Glass-Eyed Horse
    Bad Man
    Operation Ghost Town

    Condition: Pages are age toned. Cover has address sticker, creases, edge and corner wear. 
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    Old West magazine 1965 Spring
    7 Old West magazine 1965 Spring
    Western Publications Inc. Spring 1965 Volume 1 No. 3 magazine used 96 pages 
    Contents:
    Final Half of Gold Trails of 1898 - Book Bonus
    Letter Rip!
    The Most Dangerous Game
    The Man Who Brought It Back
    The Other Side of the Mountain
    Not the Will of God
    Blizzard Trail
    Outlaw Queen
    My Son is Dead
    The Man Who Was Buried Standing Up
    Longrope's Last Guard
    Ghostly Belmont
    Hellacious Young Hellion
    Ostrich Stampede
    Gauntlet Gloves
    The Mysterious John Ringo
    Wild and Wooly
    Legend of the Longhorns
    Perpetual Motion Clock
    Stew for Uncle Monty
    On This Day

    Condition: Pages are age toned. Cover has address sticker, creases and edge and corner wear. 
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    Oregon Geology magazine 1997 Sept/Oct
    8 Oregon Geology magazine 1997 Sept/Oct
    Oregon Department of Geology and Mineral Industries September/October 1997 Volume 59 Number 5 magazine used 22 pages 
    In This Issue:
  • Zeolites in the Cascade Range of Northern Oregon
  • National Natural Landmarks Program in the Pacific Northwest
  • "Real-Time" Earthquake Information Has Come to Dogami

    Condition: Good condition. 
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    Oregon Geology magazine 1998 Mar/Apr
    9 Oregon Geology magazine 1998 Mar/Apr
    Oregon Department of Geology and Mineral Industries March/April 1998 Volume 60 Number 2 magazine used 22 pages 
    In This Issue:
  • Oil and Gas Exploration and Development in Oregon, 1997
  • Seismic Hazard Mapping in Eugene-Springfield, Oregon
  • Measuring Earthquakes in Oregon

    Condition: Good condition. Some creasing. 
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    Prospecting and Mining Journal 2010 November
    10 Prospecting and Mining Journal 2010 November
    California Mining Journal Publishing November 2010 Volume 80 Number3 magazine used 68 pages 
    Articles:
    The Jenkins Mine Project - Recovery Operations & Summary
    Undiscovered Place Deposits in Alaska
    The Jenkins Mine Project - Part IV Recovery Operations & Summary
    Gold of Plumas County
    Recent Prospecting in Plumas County
    Prospecting for Nickel Deposits
    Prospecting My Way Across Australia - Part II
    Detectors Versus Pans
    Check the Box for Tax Savings

    Condition: Light cover wear. Marked out address on front cover. 
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    Prospecting and Mining Journal 2010 October
    11 Prospecting and Mining Journal 2010 October
    California Mining Journal Publishing October 2010 Volume 80 Number 2 magazine used 68 pages 
    Articles:
    Drywashing and Detecting for Gold
    Nevada Claim Holders Form Coalition
    How to Handle Claim Jumping
    The Bingham Canyon Copper Mine
    Prospecting My Way Across Australia - Part I
    Recreational Mining in the Cache Creek Mining District, Alaska
    The Jenkins Mine Project Part III Site Selection
    California and US Gold Panning Championships
    Drywashing and Detecting for Gold
    Update: Public Lands For the People

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    Prospecting and Mining Journal 2010 September
    12 Prospecting and Mining Journal 2010 September
    California Mining Journal Publishing September 2010 Volume 80 Number 1 magazine used 68 pages 
    Articles:
    Prospecting Old Tertiary Channels
    Alaska's Hope - Sunrise Mining District
    Hardrock Mining Accidents Claim Four Lives
    Prospecting Old Tertiary Channels
    The Jenkins Mine Project - Part II Terrain and Map Study
    Search Called Off for Missing Treasure Hunters
    Glacial Gold in the Midwest
    Hardrock Prospecting in El Dorado, County, California
    Gold & Silver of the Comstock Lode
    Forest Service Pays Miners $247k for Unlawful Destruction of Mine

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    Prospecting and Mining Journal 2011 April
    13 Prospecting and Mining Journal 2011 April
    California Mining Journal Publishing April 2011 Volume 80 Number 8 magazine used 76 pages 
    Articles:
    Indicator Minerals for Gold & Silver
    A New Look at Old Mines
    Mining Claims - What to Know Before You File
    Prospecting Underground: Use Caution
    Proposed Regulations for California Suction Dredging
    Small-Scale Concentrating and Recovery Methods
    5th Circuit Ruling May Benefit Miners
    Indicator Minerals for Gold and Silver
    Mud Men: Pocket Miners of Southwest Oregon - Part III
    Silver Mining Returning to Texas

    Condition: Cover has light wear and marked out address. 
    Price: 7.98 USD

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    Prospecting and Mining Journal 2011 February
    14 Prospecting and Mining Journal 2011 February
    California Mining Journal Publishing February 2011 Volume 80 Number 6 magazine used 72 pages 
    Articles:
    The Basics of Crushing and Milling Operations
    Our Readers Say
    Ask the Experts
    Rediscovering Placerville California
    Eastern Arizona: Gold and Base Metal Deposits - Part I
    Over the Divide
    Mud Men: Pocket Miners of Southwest Oregon - Part I
    Cyanide-Free Gold Separation

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    Prospecting and Mining Journal 2011 May
    15 Prospecting and Mining Journal 2011 May
    California Mining Journal Publishing May 2011 Volume 80 Number 9 magazine used 72 pages 
    Articles:
    Why Haven't They Mined This Claim?
    Ask the Experts
    The Ups and Downs of Geologic Faults
    One Question, Forever Unanswered - Did He Really Find the Gold?
    Fountain of Youth Gold
    Suction Dredging Update for California & Idaho
    The Disappearance of State Mining Departments
    The Golden Streams of Butte County, California

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    Rocks and Minerals magazine 1956 January #250
    16 Rocks and Minerals magazine 1956 January #250
    Rocks and Minerals Association January-February 1956 Vol. 31, No. 1-2, issue #250 magazine used 112 pages 
    Contents:
    Dinosaur Tracks of the Conn. River Valley
    The Camera - Best Addition to any Mineral Collection
    Collecting Rocks at School Camp
    Obtainable Minerals of Los Angeles Co. Calif.

    Departments:
    World News on Mineral Occurances
    It Can Happen to You!
    Women's Corner of R&M
    The Sand Collector - Amber
    The Amateur Lapidary
    The Gem Collector
    Fossil Department - Fossil Collecting in Western Pennsylvania part 2 The Cambridge (Pine Creek) Limestone
    Club and Society Notes
    Publications Recently Received
    With Our Advertisers
    Collector's Column

    Miscellaneous:
    Chips from the Quarry
    Looking Back 25 Years Ago in Rocks and Minerals
    Historical Specimen Donated to R & M
    Novice Column
    New Low-Priced Black Light Kit Announced

    Condition: Pages have creases and corner wear. Cover has rubbing wear, creases, soil, and edge and corner wear. Staples are rusty. 
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    The Ore Bin magazine 1970 October
    17 The Ore Bin magazine 1970 October
    State of Oregon Department of Geology and Mineral Industries 1970 Vol 32, No 10, October 1970 Stapled softcover used 20 pages, 6 inches by 9 inches tall 
    Contents: Geology of the Stacks and Reefs off the Southern Oregon Coast by Ralph E Hunter, H Edward Clifton, and R Lawrence Phillips

    Magazine is in good condition. Cover has rubbing wear, creases, and wear to the edges and corners. Some pages have paperclip rust mark. Staples are rusty. 
    Price: 6.00 USD

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    The Ore Bin magazine 1971 January
    18 The Ore Bin magazine 1971 January
    State of Oregon Department of Geology and Mineral Industries 1971 Vol 33, No 1, January 1971 stapled softcover used 20 pages, 6 inches by 9 inches tall 
    Contents: Oregon's Mineral and Metallurgical Industry in 1970 by Ralph S Mason; Oil and Gas Exploration in 1970, by V C Newton Jr.; Geothermal Activity in 1970 by R G Bowen

    Condition: Magazine is in good condition. Cover has rubbing wear, creases, and wear to the edges and corners. Some pages have paperclip rust mark. Staples are rusty. 
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    The Ore Bin magazine 1971 November
    19 The Ore Bin magazine 1971 November
    State of Oregon Department of Geology and Mineral Industries 1971 Vol 33, No. 11, November, 1971 stapled softcover used 16 pages, 6 inches by 9 inches tall 
    Contents: Electricity from Geothermal, Nuclear, Coal Sources, An Environmental Impact Comparison by R G Bowen; Central Oregon Rock rests on the Moon by Phil F Brogan

    Condition: Magazine is in good condition. Cover has rubbing wear, creases, and wear to the edges and corners. Some pages have rust mark from paperclip. Staples are rusty. 
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    True Treasure magazine 1972 February
    20 True Treasure magazine 1972 February
    True Treasure Publications Inc. January/February 1972 Volume 6 No. 2 magazine used 64 pages 
    Contents:
    Missing Half Bushel of Silver Coins
    Yount's Lost Ledge of Gold
    Lost Montana Gold Mine
    Golden Treasure of the Eight-Petaled Rose
    Hidden Gold of the Guadalupes
    You Can Still Strike it Rich
    Peter Lassen's Lost Gold
    Treasure From Space
    Resaca De La Palma's Missing Treasure
    Clues to a $40,000 cache
    Missing Cache of Coins
    Hoodoo Gold

    Departments and Features:
    Panning For Color
    Letters to Long John
    True Treasure Answers Your Questions
    Is It Valuable?
    Treasure Nuggets

    Condition: Pages are age toned and have corner wear. Cover has creases, tears, and wear to the edges and corners. 
    Price: 8.75 USD

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    Old West magazine 1965 Spring
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    Old West magazine 1964 winter
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    Gold Prospectors magazine 2011 Jul/Aug
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    Gold Prospectors magazine 2013 March/April
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    Prospecting and Mining Journal 2011 April
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    Prospecting and Mining Journal 2010 November
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    Prospecting and Mining Journal 2010 October
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