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Mineral Deposits and Principal Occurrences in the Canadian Cordillera, Compiled by K.M. Dawson

This file is a single transparent overlay designed to accompany Open File 572: Tectonic Assemblage Map of the Canadian Cordillera (scale 1:2 000 000).

Open File 573 contains information on 392 mineral deposits and about 1000 occurrences located in British Columbia, the Yukon Territory, and the western half of the Mackenzie District, N.W.T. Deposit data include name(s), type, size, commodities and age of mineralization.

This file is available for viewing at all the libraries of the Geological Survey of Canada and at the Resident Geologist’s Office, Department of Indian and Northern Affairs, 500 Range Road, Whitehorse, Yukon Territory. White print copies of the overlay are available at the user’s expense from the Geological Suvey of Canada, Information Services, 6 th Floor, 100 West Pender Street, Vancouver, British Columbia, V6B 1R8. Transparent overlays of this open file, of various grades at the customer’s choice, are available from Superior Reproductions and Printing, 1111 Melville Street, Vancouver, British Columbia, V6E 3X5 and Riley’s Data Share International Limited, 631-8 th Avenue S.W., Calgary, Alberta, T2P 0W9.


{#860, October 1978 circular}


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