Museum Lobby

Old Salt Lake | Virtual Museum

Exhibit 14


Mining the Beach Sands for Titanium Content


Also see: "little black streaks on a sandy beach"


1927, California State Mining Bureau, Report XXIII of the State Mineralogist covering mining in California and the activities of the State Mining Bureau (1923), Tucker, W. B.. pp 299-300




1957, California Division of Mines and Geology, No. 176, Mineral commodities of California; geologic occurrence, economic development, and utilization of the state's mineral resources, page 647



1958, Mining Agents Annual Report, pages 486, 489, Cleveland-Cliffs Iron Company





1984, U.S. Bureau of Mines, Mineral Commodity Report - Titanium,- including Ilmenite, page 12