Weed, W. H.; USGS Butte Mining District, Montana Special Folio. USGS Geologic Atlas of the United States, Folio 38, Washington, D.C., 1897. Folio, pp. 8, 4 colored maps (with accompanying list of mining properties).
The atlas is complete and in the original tan title wraps with black cloth spine. The atlas is tight, old lib. stamp on upper corner of cover, light toning and wear to cover outer edge, tear on lower inner part of cover repaired with clear archival tape. Text and maps very clean and bright.
Weed provides a detailed description of the topography, geology, stratigraphy, structural geology, mining and mineral deposits within the famous Butte copper mining district in Montana. The atlas will be shipped lightly rolled in a mailing tube.