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Virginia minerals in war.

Arthur Charles Bevan

Virginia minerals in war.

by Arthur Charles Bevan

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Published by Distributed by Virginia Conservation Commission, Division of Publicity and Advertising in Richmond, Va .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Virginia.
    • Subjects:
    • Mines and mineral resources -- Virginia.

    • Edition Notes

      ContributionsVirginia Conservation Commission. Division of Publicity and Advertising.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTN24.V8 B4
      The Physical Object
      Pagination14 p.
      Number of Pages14
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL186070M
      LC Control Numbera 44001056
      OCLC/WorldCa8030520

      Mineral is a town in Louisa County, Virginia, United States. The population was at the census. Mineral was originally known as Tolersville, but adopted its current name when it incorporated in due to the mining industry that supported the community. West Virginia Military Records. USA (1,,) > West Virginia (20,) > West Virginia Military Records () Statewide Military Records. Veterans Schedules Ancestry. A Dictionary of All Officers Who Have Been Commissioned, In the Army of the United States Ancestry. A compendium of the War of the Rebellion compiled and arranged from official records of the federal and Confederate.

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Common Minerals of Virginia. A wide variety of minerals occur in Virginia. These minerals form the basic building blocks of the rocks that shape the landscape. Minerals exhibit distinctive properties that makes each unique. In Virginia minerals are mined for industrial purposes, collected by enthusiasts, and used for scientific research to help.

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