1898

I f o . 9 0 . — P R O D U C T I O M ' O P M I I i B R A I i S IN THE UNITED ST.-VTEE DUEIJFG EACH OALENDAK YEAR FROM 1893 TO 1897.

03
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[Prepared by the United States Gaologioal .Survey.]
1894.

1893.

P r o d u c t s .

Q u a n t i t y .
3IETAU.IC.

T a l u e .

Q u a n t i t y .

Dollars.

P i gi r o n , s p o tv i i l u ok
6 7 , 1 2 4 , l 3 0 o2
Silver, coining value c
troy
ounces.. 0 0 . 0 9 0 , 0 0 0
G o l d , c o i n i n g v a i n o
fl
d
1 , 7 o3 9 , 0 8 1
C o p p e r , v a l u e a t J T e i vY o r k C i t y /
p o u n d s . .339, 783, 972
L e a d , v a l u e a t
Y o r k C i t y ff
s h o r t t o n s a . .
103, 982
2 i u c , v a l u e a t K e - w " Y o r k C i t y
d
:
o 78,832
t j u i c k s i l v e r , v a l u e a t S a n i ' r . i n c i 3 9 s, 1 c6 4 o
A l u m i n u m , v a l u e a t P i t t s b u r g
p o u n d s . .
339, 029
A n t i m o n y , v a l u e a t S a n F r a n c i s c o
a b o r t t o n s . .;
250
: s " i c k e l , v a l u e a t P l i i l a d e l p l i i 4 9a i, 3 9 9
T i n
d
o
8 , 9 3 8
P l a t i n u m ( c r u d e ) ,v a l u e a t S a n F r a n c i s c o , o u n c e s
7 3
t r o y

Ouantitj".

T a l u e .
DoUars.

1 5 0 i

000

sliort
l o n g
barrels

j

1S97.
T a l u e .

Q u a n t i t y .

T a l u e .

t

Dollars.

Dollars.

5,193, 350 6 8 , 0 2 3 , 1 2 7
90,2.70, ODO & 9 , 6 5 3 , 0 3 0
2 , 0 3 1 , 0 0 0 ¿58,834,800 7 0 , 0 6 9 , 2 3 6 ¿ 5 3 , 8 6 0 , 0 0 0
0 , 6 1 0 , 0 0 0
2 , 3 0 8 , 1 3 2
53,033, 000
2 , 7 7 4 , 9 3 5
8 , 6 3 2 , 3 4 7 460,061,430 49,430, 003 .191, G38,000
1 , 2 2 0 , 0 0 0
188, 000 10,528,000
3 1 2 , 0 0 0
0,278,020
SI, 490
6, 519, 920
99, OSO
1 , 3 3 7 , 1 3 1
30, 765
26, 648
1, 075,449
404, 600
1,300, 000
520, 000
4, 000, 000
63,000
6 0 1
r 7 5 5
. 84, 290
3 , 0 9 1
17,170
23, 707
4 , 4 0 4
Isone.
(j)
990

1 0 3

2 3 1 , 9 1 3 , 0 3 9

213,103, 783

™>-.TrET-4.LLlC (SPOT VALUES ?;).

Quantity,

Dollars.

0
7
4
3
1

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3 1 7

1890.
T a l u e ,

n 8 4 g , t 8 1 0 o , 4 n2 6 s a..
¡ - 0 , 0 5 7 , 3 8 3 6 5 , 0 0 7 , 2 4 7 ! i 9 , 4 4 6 , 3 0 8 i1
!
4 9 , 3 0 1 , 1 2 3
7 7 , 3 7 3 , 7 3 7
6 4 , 0 0 0 , 0 0 0 (¡35,727.000
;
1 , 9 1 0 , 8 1 0
3 9 , 5 0 0 , 0 0 0 i 2,234,760
33,9.50,000
3 2 , 0 5 4 , 6 0 1 ¡364,860,803 .33,141,142 1392,039,904
1 7 0 , 0 0 0
1 1 , 8 3 9 , 5 9 0 j
139,331
9,9.12,254
7 5 , 3 2 8 i 3 , 2 8 8 , 0 2 08 9 , 0 8 0 ;
0, 306, 300
36,104
1 , 1 l 0 3 l , 5 a 2 7 s k s h..3 0 , 4 1 6
9 3 4 , 0 0 0
550, 000
3 1 6 , 2 5 0
920, 000
260, 903
'
450
36, OOO
i
43,000
2 0 0
1 0 , 3 0 2
1 p o u n 2 2 d, 1 9 7 s . . 9 , 0 1 0
3 , 2 0 9
j
1.788
( i)
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T o t a l v a l u e o f m e t a l l i c p r o d u c t s

Bitaminoiis
foijl I
P e n n s y l v a n i a a u t l i r a c i t s
Building
stone
Petroleum
liatnralgas
Brick clay
C l a y ( a l lo t b e r t h a n b r i c k )
Cement
Mineral
tvaters
P l i o a p b a t e r o c l c
Salt

1395.

1 5 0

944
¡2.87,596,900

9
6
5
5
1

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5,122, 299
0 , 6 3 7 , 1 7 2
7, 303,000
4,030, ISO
4 , 8 8 5 , 7 2 8
8, 498, 300
993, 443
1 , 3 0 0 , 0 0 0
1 0 9 , 0 3 3
7 , 8 2 3

900
!

302,198,502

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tons
t o n s
m..

ft
l o n g t o n s
barrela o
gallons
sold
l o n g t o n s
barrolsi)..

48,135,31)0

\ 48,412,
COO
j
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8 , 0 0 2 , 4 6 7
2 3 , 5 4 4 , 4 9 5
9 4 1 , 3 G S
i
11,816,772

S 2 0 , 4 U 5 107. 653,
Ì22, 751, 618
8 5 , 0 3 7 , 0 7 8
3 5 3 , 1 4 4 78,488,
3 3 , 8 8 3 , 5 7 3
37, 033,
2 3 , 9 3 2 , 3 2 0 !
49,344,516 3 5 , 5 2 2 ,
1 4 , 3 4 6 , 2 3 0 I
1 3 , 9 3 4 ,
9, 000,000
9, OOO,
9 0 0 , 0 0 0
800,
300, 000
,
6,202.841
3, 030,
8 3 0 2 , 2 4 5
4 , 2 4 6 , 7 3 4 i 21 5 0 9 , 6 9 8
3, 741,
j
4,130,070
990, 949
3, 479,
4 , 0 5 4 , 6 6 8
4, 739,
12, S 0 7 , 4 1 7

301
063
030
(j93
4 0 0
000
030
081
846
547
233

1 3 7 , 6 4 0 , 2 7 0
8 2 , 0 1 9 , 2 7 2 i 43, 523, 237
3 4 , 6 8 8 , 8 1 6
37,632,290 ' 00,
960,361
13,000,630
9 , 0 0 9 , 0 0 0
800,000
360, oao
3,482,234
9 , 3 1 3 , 4 7 3
4,25.1,237 2 5 , 7 0 . 5 , 3 1 2
3,
006,091
930, 779
4,-123,084
13, 850,726

i:i3, lis, Ift'i 1 1 3 , 7 4 9 , 7 7 1

51,

783,122

32,983, 326 :

!
!
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300,000
8.731,401 1
21,463,543 ;
1, 038,551 !
13, 669, 049

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!
I
53
I
:
I
;
;
3,
4,

, 3 9 1 , 3 1 5 1 4 7 , 7 8 91 1 9, , 002
740, 052
7 0 , 1 2 9 , 1 2 6
81,748,631 4 0 , 8 1 4 , 0 7 4
30, 070, 031
31,346,171
40, 929, Oil
318, 709 60, 563, 081
1 3 , 8 2 6 , 4 2 2
13,002,512
8, 000, 000
9,000,000
1,000, 000
800,000
8 , 1 7 8 , 2 8 3
0,473,213 1 0 , 9 8 9 , 4 0 3
4, 699,100
4,136,192 2 3 , 2 5 3 , 9 1 1
2, 073, 202
1,039, 343
803, 372
4 , 9 2 0 , 0 2 0
040, 839 15, 073, 202

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Limcstono for iron

flux

long t o n s . . ! 3,953,035 : 2, 374, 333
3, 693, 550 1 1,SÍD,275 • 5,2.17, 949
24,059 i 1, SOI, 420
19,937 ; 1.390.000
20,710
696,613
•233,015 ;
239, 312 .
701,719 •
do
I
203, 303
974.445 :: 11,918,000
632,423 14,080,130 ;
poimds-.j 8,093, eoo ;
49S, 093
abort tons.-i
37,724 i
330,334 1
41, 926 :
30, 693
^ '223,211
;
338,737 i!
433,000
short tons..
403,430
39,900
33, SOI
39,240
303,400
do
372,233
00, 570
47,779 ;
63,103
401,325
do
255.007
21, 071 ,
23,144
21,.193
132,250
264,041
303,134 1
long tons. 256,532 ;
103,940
75,777
90,519
03, 930 ;
sliort tons..!
142,325 '
1,495
1, 713
2,102
136,373
135.173
1
sliort tons..:

Zinc wiiito

snort tons..|

Gjpsum
Borax
Mineral paints q
Grindatonea
Fibrous talc
Asphaltum
Soapstone
Precious stones
PjTites
Oonrndtun and emery
Oilstonog, etc
Giimet (abrasive)
Mica

pounds.-:

00,971 :
Î

E a r y t c s (crude)

longions..

llromine

pounds.. •

ITluorspar
Peldspai'

-

Manganese ore
Monazite

-

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88,300 I

abort tons..;

104,520 I

12.400 i

longtons,, i

18,391 ;

81,000 '

7,718 •

90,553 j
06, 014 ,

do....:

20, 071 i

pounds.. I

103,848 ;

1.30,000 i

7, 000 i

23, 335
370,444
7, 500
17,200
0,308
38,000
546, 855

a " Long " ton.s. 2,240 avoinlnpoia pouuda : "gliort ton.", 2.000 avoirdupois pounds,
iilron oro 1892: 16,290,006 long tona; value at mines, S3:i,201,890. Iron o-o 1S03:
11,587,029 long tona : value at mines, il!ì.205,073. I r o n o r B i e S l : 11,379,079 lougtons:
value a t mines, iiil3.577,325. Irou ore 1893: 13,937.614 long toaa; value at IUIDO.H,
$18,219,034. Iron oro 1890: 16,005,449 long tons; value at mines. $22,788,069. Irou
ores 1807: 17,313,010 long tons j v.aluu at mines, $18,933,221.
c:|1.2929 per troy ounce.
¿Commercial value: 139E, .$36,.143.000; 1890, $39,653,000; 1397, ?32.316,000.
c.'t20.6718 per troy ounce.
/Including copper mado from imported pyrites.
(7 The jn'oduct ù-oui domestic ores only.
h Of 76i avoirdupoi.'j ])ounds net.
i l n c l u a i i i g nickel in copper-nickel alloy, and iu exported ore and matte.
i iTot roportid.

86,983
102,450
47,300
98,900
53,035
143,920
30,193

:
:
:

21, 329
517,421
4,000
23, 200

;
i
;

106, 256
133,331

; •2,000,000 ! 4, 2-17, 633
: 1,400,003 :
23, 000
:
573,314 1
233, 932
075.400 ; 16,000,000
330, .133
00, 913
32S,8'20
:
309,443
37,000
:
577,303 ¡
75,943
21, 923
;
334,003
97,350 :
320,103 ;
143,201

2,120

9,347
36,800
1, 573, 000

113, 216 1
127, 098 '

2,163
2, 554

3.5,831

52,3SS ;

.

318, 399 i

da

Hint

28, 970 :

88,920

2, 023, 974
4,120,102
1,4-19,700
20,000
807, 447
224,139
395, 900 ; 13,508,000
021, .552
18,032
203,703
3T0, 395
46, 039
313,281
80,503
200,493
22,183
113,621
1
322, 345 ¡
113,483

08,321
13-1,343
21,000
133,400
71,700
117,700
137,150

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17, 008
540, 580
0,500 :
», 114 !
111, OSS !
11,124 ;
30,000 :

S 03,441
! 1, 750
40, 513
144, 501
52, 000
33, 200
90, 927
24,220
1.500

!S2,C7fl ;
i 740 I
20, 042 i
487,149 i
5,062 '
11,173
11,108
11,952
44,000

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2,124,000
1,730,000
755,304
1,080,000
795, 793
308,038
390, 930
004, 033
363,629
130,673
391,541
lOC, .374
149,970
80, 333
,1 80, 774
í 14,432
53,295
129,094
37,159
43,100
95,503
20,227
1,030

i- B y soot " value is meant vnluo a.t the point of jirciduotloil.
I Iiiciud'ing brown coal and lignile, ¡md anthracite mined elsewhere than in Pennsylvania.
77iOf 42 gallons.
Ï1 Estimated from teuaii.-j returns. T a l u e <jf clav -aroducts iu 1894, $64,373,335; in
1805, if,K5,'.!19,806.
0 Of 300 lîounda fornatlirai coment and 400 pounds for artificial I'ortland.
p Of SiO pounds net. The reduced price in 1393 ia duo to omitting cost of [laclcages.
n Including rnetallic jiaints, (jcîher, umber, Venetian red, sienna, ground soapstone,
ground .slate", and mineral black.
)• Iiiclude.s antimony smelted from imported ores.
Sheet, pounds.
t Scrap, tons.

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MIIÍIJRAI.S

.TN- T H E L W T E D

1893.

Products.

Quaiititj.

SO-V-TiETiLLio (SPOT v.iLUES) - c o n t i n u e d .

Graphite
Bauxite
Sulpliur
TuUers earth
Marls
Infusorial earth and Tripoli
lilillstones
Chromic iron oro
Cobalt oxide (i
Magnesite
Asbcstas
Eutilc.
Ozocerite, relined

long tons,. :

9.079 ;

Quantitj. j

DoUars.

I

843,10'.! i

short, tons..;
do
|
do....
--short tons
I
longions.,'
pounds..;
short tous-.!
do
j

13D4.
Talue.

do....'

318,000 ]

507 ;

000 !
I

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'
1,430 i
3,.i2-:i
704 !
SO i

!
Talue.

1893.

| Quantitj-.

582;
045 ;
750 :
346 I
040 !
500 I

pounds.. j
do
i e

11,021 :
300 :
M
I
73,000
2, 5S4 !
3, 680 I
6,763 !
1, 440 i
.','35 I
130

64,010;.
.35,818 i

20,000 i
40,000 :
11,718 •
!
13,887
53.231
10.145
10,240 :
4,463
430

Talue.

Quantity, j

52,582
17,069
1,800 :
0,90.;) I
60,000 :
4, 554
1,740 !
14,-158
2, 200
793
100

44,000
.42,000
41, .100 ]
30,000 ;
20,514 j
22,543 :
16,795
20,673
17,OOO
13,523
330

32.%3ie,0ii0 ;

! Quantity.

I Dottars,

DoUars.
11535,858
(5) 760
18,364
3, 260

9,872
00,COO
3,840
780 (
700 I
10,700
1,500
504
100

I 1.000,000:

i
1,000.000 ¡.

:. 299. 886 :
i

527,144,381
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•|-al,254,402
48,460
»1,108
20,590
47, 'J3S
87, 200
2, 275
59,360
17,113
30,000
eo,floo
25, 792
3, 833
22, .307 ;
0,067 i (none.)
13,301 •
10,520
31,000 ;
1,343
6,100 ;
580
350 i
100

u 43,099
J) I I , 178
37, 632
43,309

113,272
j
•00,000
22,833
:
2.5,933
(none.)
31,232
'
13, 671
6,450
330
(none.)

;?,07, 075,593 j
281 913 639 '

Grand total.

Taluo.

1,000.000.
622. 62B. 685 •

287,396,990
LOÜO-000 :
623, 736,726 i
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(none.)

1
Estimated value of minendproducts nuspcciiiod/
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1896.

DoUars.

j Dollars. ;

03,233

1,200
(c)
73,000

S T A T E S B U R I X G E A C H C A L E N D A R Y E A R P R O M 1 8 3 3 TO

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3'29,113,845
198 502

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1,000,000
632, 312, 347

a Crystalline, ponnda.
h AmorpTious, tona,
c JTot reportiid.
ilIneUidÌDg cobalt oxido in oro and matte.
<> Inclmlerl in nsphalium.
JncUulin;; biiildinii; sjtnd, glass sand, iron ore used as llux in lead smelting lin ore, Hit rate of soda, carbonate of soda, siùpliato oi' soda, and nluui claTs upcd by paper
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No. S5.-PRODUCTION OP MINERALS

IN THE UNITED STATES DURING EACH CALENDAR YEAR FRo?>r

1894 TO 1898.

[Prepared by tbe United States Geological Survey.]

---------------------------------.----------------.---------------------------------.--------------,--------------1898.
1897.
]895.
1896.
1894.
Products.
Quantity.

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Value.

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Value.

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Dollars.
METALLIC.
Dollars. 1
Dollars.
Dolla,·rs.
Pig iron, spot -value k •••••••••••••••• long tons a .. b 0,057,888 . 65,007,247 b 9,446, 30B 105, lOB, 550 ba, 623,127 90,250, OQO b9, 652, 6BO 95, 122, 299
Silver, coining value c .•• _.......... _. troy ounces. _ 49,501,122 I 64,000,000 d5S,727, 000 72,051,000 d58,834,800 76, OG9, 236 d53, 860, 000 69,637, 172
Gold, coining value e ....... ................. cIo ... · 1,010,81611 39,500,000
2,254,760 4.6,610.000
2,568,1321 53,088,000
2,774,935 57,363,000
Copper, value at New York City f ....... . pounds·. 11364, 860,808 33,141,142 392,639,964 38,682,347 460,061, 480 149,456,603 494,078,274- 54, 080, 180
Lead,valuea.tNewYorkCityg ...... sborttonsi.t .. '
159,331! 0,942,254
170,ODO, 11,220,000
188,000 10,5~8,000
21!?,OOO 14, 885, 728
8,498, 300
Zinc, value at New York City ............... do .... !
75,3281 5,288,026
89,6861 6,278,020
81,49!!
6,519,920
99,980
993,445
Quicksi1ver, value at San Francisco ...... flasks h ..
30,416 '
934,000
36.104
1,337,131 I
30,765
1,075,449
26.648 I
1, 500, 000
Aluminum, value at Pittsburg ........... pounds .. 1
550,000
316,250
920,000
464,61lO
1,300,000
520,000
4,000,000
1
109,655
Antimony,vallleatSanFrancisco ..... shorttoDs .. !
200!
36,000
450
68,000
601
84.290
1'756

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Platinum (crude), value at San Francisco, ounces,
troy .............................................. )'

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......

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100 !

I

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600

j ...

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I

150

j ..

t-

900

,

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163

~~~~~.( ~~~

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I ............ ,287,
,

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Dollars.
116, 557, 000

!

,!d~4,438,000

i

ii, 118, 398

i526, 512, 987

70,384,485
64,463,000

I 61,865,276

I

222, 000

16,650,000

i

115, 399

10,385,910

:

31,092
5, 200, 000

1,188,627
1,716,000
184,050
4,694

7,823

1"1,120
13,411

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1501

900

2:!5

1,913

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596,906 ............ ~"O~, LB. 502 ............ , 343,400,905
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Ib 11,773.934

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Total value of metallIc products .......................... 218,168'7881 ............ 281,913,639
NONMETALLIC (SPOT VALUES Ie).

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:Bituminous coal Z ............... ".'" short tons . .1118, 820, 405 :107,653.501 135,118,193 '115,749,771 :137,640,276 ;114,891,515 147,609,985 :119,567,224 i166, 592, 023 ,
~ennSYlVaniaantbra.cite ............... IOngtons .. 146,358,144 i 78,488,063 51,785,122 182,019,272 ! 48,523,287! 81,748,651 46,974,714! 79,3~~,\l~4 j 47,663,075'
stone ........................................................... 136,534,788 ............ i 33,319,131 •·· ......... i 30,142,661 ............ 134,66/,7/2 ............
Petroleum ..............................barrels7n. .. \ 49,34.4,516' 35,522,095152,892,276157,632,296 60,960,361! 58,518,709 \ 00,475,516! 40,874,072 55,364,,23il

132.586,313
75,414,537
36,607,264
44,193,B59

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Clay {allotherthanbriCk) .............. longroTIs .. 1
360,000
Cement ................................. barrelso .. : 8,362,245
Mineralwaters ...................... gallonssold .. l 21,569,608
Phosphate rock ........................ longtons ..
996,9i9
Salt ..................................... barrelsp .. ! 12,967,4.17

!

i

800,000
360,000 I
5,030,081! 8,731,401 \
3,741,846: 21,4.63,543 i
3,479,5471 1,038,551\
4,739,285 I 13,669,649

i

800,000
5,482,254
4,254,237
3,606,094
4,423,084

i

360,OUO
9,513,473 i
25,795,312 I
930,7791
13,850.726 j

! 1,000,000

800,0001 ... 7 . . . . . . . .
6,473,2131,10,989,4631
4,136,192/23,255,[11:
2.803,372' 1,039,345/1
4,0"'0,839 115.9.'13,202

8,178,283
4,599,106
2,673,202
4,920.020

............
12,111,208
28,853,464
1,308,885
17,612,634

1,000,000
9,859,501
8,051,833
3,453,460
6,212,554

1899
Limestone for iron flux .••••••••••..••. longtons .. \ 3'698,55011,849,275
Zinc white ..•....•.••.•...•...••.••••. short tons..
19.987
1,399,090
Gypsnm ..••...•.•••••.•••.••••••••••••.•..•. do ....
239.312
761.719
Ui. Borax •••••••.•..••.••••••.••..•••••....•. potlDds . .I14.680,130 I
974.44.5
1
~ Mineral paints q . ...••....•••..•.....•. short tons ..
41.926\
498, 093

8 Grindstones ···········--··························:···········-1

Fibroustalc .•..•.••••.•••..•.•...••••. shorttons .. ;
39. 906 1
A.sphaltnm .••..••. __ •..••. __ •...••••••••.••• do .••. l
60,570
~ SoaJl~tone ..•.•.••••. ______ ••••••. __ "" .•••. do ....
23,144
PreClousstones. •••••••••••••.•••
.
,
I
Pyrite .••••.....•' •.....•....••••.. ::.'.·.'.'l~;~·;;~~:J'--~~~: ~~~.!

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l

CornndnmandEmery .•••••.•••.••.... sborttons ..

!

1.495;

i
i

5. 247. S49I 2.623.9741 4.120.102
2.060,000
20.710
1.449.700
20.000
1,400,000
2.65.503
807.447
224.139
573.344
11.918.000
595.900 i 13,508,000
675.400
50, 695
621. 552 I
48. 032:
530. 455
205.768 !............ I
370.895:
46. 089 1
348.281 1
80,503
266,495 :
22.183 :
113,621 i •••••••••••• !
322,845
115,483 :

22-3.214 i............
435.060.
39,240
353, ·iOO
68,163
401,325
21,495
132,250 ;............
363,134 !
99.549
95,9361

i

2.102

106.256

2.120

I

4,2-17.68R
25.000
288.982
16,000.000
60.913

326.826 ........... .
399,443
57,009
577,563
75,945
354.065
21,923
97,850 .•..........
320,163 i
143,201
113.246!

2,165

:~:7a~~?'~~~::::::: -: :-: : : -: : ::~:;::: f::::::: J---_'~;:;:f::::::::: :1----~;;:;;;-::::::::::::Ii--;:~~;~ ----~~:l~·
Barytes (crude) • __ .................... shorttons .. 'j
Bromine .......................... __ ...... llounds __ !
Fluorspar ............................. short tons)
Feldspar .................... -- ..........longtons··i
Manganeseore .............................. dO .•..
Flint .....•.. __ •...•.•••••• __ ................ do....
Monazite •••••.••• __ ...................... pounds..

!

23.335'
1179,444
7,500
17,200
6.308
38.000.
546,855:

i

86,983
21.529 i
102,450:
517,4.211
47.500 I
4.000 1
98,900
23,200
53,635 I
9,547
145,920 j
?oO,800:
36,193 I 1,573,000!

I

a" Long" tons, 2,240 a,oirdupois pounds: "short" tons, 2,000 ayoirdnpois pounds.

b Iron ore 1894: 11,879,679 Ion IE tons; value at mines, $UI,577,325. 1895: 15,957,014lonIE tons; value at mines, $18,219,684. 1896: 16,00G,449 lon~ tons; value at mines,
$22,788,069. 1897: 17,518,046 long tons; value at. mines, $18,953,221. 1898: 19,433,716
long tons; value at mines, $22,060,887,
.
c$1.2929 per troy ounce.
clCommel'cia1 value: 1895, $36.445,000; 189n, $39,055,000; 1897, $:J2,'U6,000; 1898,
$32,118,420.
e$20.6ilS per troy ounce.
f Inclucling copper matle from imported pyrites.
g Tbe product, from domestic ores on)y.
h Of 76~ avoird npois pounds net.
iIncluainlE niekel in copper.nickel alloy, and in exported ore and matte.
j Not reported.

i

i

68.321
134,343.
24.000 ,
133,4.00
71,769
117,760
137.150 I

I
I

17,068;
546,580
6,500
9,114
10,088 i
11,1241
30.000 i

46,513
144,501
52,000
35,200
90,927
2-:1..226
1,500

26,042 I
487,149 :
5,062 ;
n,175 i
11,108'
11,952 :
44,000 I

2,124,000
1,750,000
755,864
1,080,000
795,793
368. 053
396, 936
664, 632
365, 629
130, 675
391,541

5, 275, 819 'I
33,000 .
291,638 i
16,000. 000 i
58,850
...•...•.... ,
54, 356 i
;
76, 337 :
:
22, 231 I

i

i .......... --'

:

193,364

i

106, 574 ~
4, 064 I
149. !J70 i.••••..•••••
SO,853 t
2, 967
s 80,7741 8 129,520 .
t 14,452 i
t 3, mi9
58, 295
31, 306
120, 094:
486, 979
37,15::1 ;
7,675
43, 100 I
12, 000
!
]5,957
D5,S05 :
19,130
26,227 i
250,776
1,980

!

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I

2.038,000
2,310',000
755,280
1,120,000
694,856
489.769
411,4aO
675,649
287,112
160,920
593,801
275,064180,738
80,850
8103,534
t 2i, 564
108,339
126,61463,050
32,395
129, ]85
42,670
13.542

k By " I>pot." value is meant value at the point of production.

l Including brown coal and lignite, tl.llll anthracite mined eh;ewhere than ill Penn·
sylvania.
'lit Of 42 gallons.
n Estimatecl from census retnrns. Value of cla~' product.s in 18!)4, $G4,575.38iJ; in
1895, $65,319.806; 1896, $63,110.408; 1897, $62. 35D, 991: 1898, $71,597, aBO.
o Of 300 pounus for natural cement and 400 pounds for artifieial Portland.
p Of 280 pOUllUS net..
q Including metallic paints, ocher, umber, Yenetiall red, sienna, ground soapstone,
ground slate, and mineral black.
r Includes antimony smelted from imported ores j in 1898, 80 per cent..
s Sheet, lJounds.
t Scrap, tons,

1899
.1..'1(0.

85.-PRODUCTION OF MINERALS
,

IN THE UNITED STATES DURING EACH CALENDAR Yl;:AR FRm! 189J TO 1898-Continuet1.

1894.

,

1-

1895.

199~~---i

1897.

..1_____1_898.

:Od~.~:~.._________ [§~~tit~~l_i~il1~~ ~i -Q~lantit~-::- _---V~l~~~: ~~~~~i~;:. L_'T~l~-_'Qllallill;~~:;--.:-~.l~c,·.-I-~~~~~t~~.: Yulue.
-continued.
I
DoHan. :
])ollars. ;
: Dollars. I
: DoZiars. "
i Dollar6.
.
i
I
I
.!
402 }
000 \
,5,200
GraPhlte ................................. pountls··
918,000 i
64,010 ............
4452',500802 \\
b760
48,460 III
bl,108
54,M 1\
b890 J
i
Bauxite .................. __ .......•.... longtolls .. '
11,066
35,818)
17,069:
I 18,364. 47,338 20,590 : 57,652\ 25,l4n
32,960
________. __

NONMETALLIC (SPO'l' VALUES)

i ( a535,858 }

Sulphul' ............ __ ................. shorttolls..
j
Fullersearth ................................ do .... ,
Marls ....................................... do .... :
Infu~orial earth and Tripoli. ................ do .... !

500

I

(e)

~~:::.~D:~on.~....•.•.•..__...................~...__.......-__....____..__...~~~ ~ ~~i: ~~~ ~ ~ ~ ~~ ~ ~: I"'"
!

?T Ja2,360,

75.-J:17

20,000

............ ,

75,000 ,
2, 584 ;

(al,254,

40,000 :
11, 718 j

1,800!
6,900
60,000
4, 954

42,000:
41,400
30,000 I
20, 514 I

i

5,260
9,872
60,000
3, 846

87,200
59,360 I
30,000 !
26, 792

2,275!

17,113 [
60,000
3, 833 :

!

45,590 i
112,272!
30,000 !
22, 835 1

1,200
U,860
60,000
2, 733

106,500
30.000
16,60l
13,200
25,934

!
~;.-~~;. i~ ::~ ~: ~ ~~ ~ ~ ~,"'" ;;: ~~;'Ii~ ~~::~ ~~~ ~ ~ ~ .-... ;;: ~~;.: .. _.....~~~.: -.- -. ;~~ ~~;'; ........~~~.

i

Cbromic iron ol'e ....................... longtons ..
3,680 i
53,2311
1,740
Cobalt mdcle d ...... ....... __ .. _.......... pounds .. 1
6, 763 :
10, 145 i
14,458 Ii

I
I ,
Magneslte ............................. shorttons ..
1,440 i
10,240 i
2,200 I
.A.sbestos ..... __ ..................... ___ ..... do ... _
3251
4,463
795 \
Rutile ............ __ ... _.... __ ... _........ pOllDds..
150
4501
100 i
Ozocerite, l'efined ...................... _..... do .... ! e .......... e .......... !" ...........

:

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l

Total value of nonmetallic mineral products. i ............ 307,455,351

I

31,232 :

7, 848 :

11,772

11,000;

1,143

13,671 .

1,263:

504\
100

6,100:.
350

6,450:
350

605 i
140

i

Hl,075
10,300
700

Xone. \

Kone.

13,525:.
350 i

I
I............ '............. :- ........... !

580
100 i

None.

~

None.

' .. _......... 333, 936, 310 ; ...••..••••. :327, 655,.427 _.....••... _ 353, 419, 7G5
Total value of metallic products ........ , .... :._ .... _..... ,218, 168,788 i_ ........... '281,913,639 :............ 287, 596.906 .. _•••.••... 302, 198, 502 ........ , •.. 3,13,400, 935

I
!

Grand total ....... _........... _..................... ,526,624,139
I

i •••••• . . . _ .•

.

1,000,000 ............

1,000.000 .... _•.•..•.

t;>-

r-.

0

V

~

e
8

I-j

!. _..... , .. _.;338, 345, 361

Estimated value of mineral products unspee· ~
I
Hied! .................................................. 1,000,0001 .• _...... _•.

::0
1-0
>-<

19, 520

1,500:

"

t:;j

t'!

Xone.

17,000.

Z

None'i

None. '

786:
10, 700 :

~

Sane.

6,667:
15, 301 !

16,795!
20, 675 :

!7

1,000,000 ......... _..

1, 000, Ooo

621,259,000 ............ 622,533,216 .••. _•••.... 630,853,929 ..... , ... ''', 697,820, 72U

!

a Crystalline, pounds.
b A.morphons, tons.
e :x 01. reported.
d Including cobalt oxide in are and matte.
f' Include(l in asphaltum.
! Including building sand, glass s!l.Dd, hon are used n... flux in learl ,unelting, tin or.. , njtrate of so<1.., carbonnt" of sotln, l'\ulllhate of solla. anrl almn days nf;ed 1,y paper
manufacturers.

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