Placer Gold Deposits Of New Mexico provides a comprehensive and authoritative catalog of location, geology and production with lists of annotated references pertaining to the placer gold districts of New Mexico. Thirty-three placer districts in New Mexico are estimated to have produced a minimum of 661,000 ounces of placer gold from 1828 to 1968. The location, areal extent, past production, mining history and probable lode source summarized for each district are based on information obtained from a wide variety of published reports relating to placer deposits. Annotated references to all reports that contain information about individual deposits are given for each district. A Geological Survey map of placer deposits in New Mexico is included.
Placer Gold Deposits of New Mexico