Chicago Kid Claim

Occurrence in Alaska, United States with commodity Gold

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10000065
MRDS ID A010077
Record type Site
Current site name Chicago Kid Claim

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -132.05205, 55.1464 (WGS84)
Location accuracy 500(meters)
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Geographic areas

Country State
United States Alaska


Commodity Importance
Gold Primary

Materials information

Materials Type of material
Tetrahedrite Ore
Pyrite Gangue

Host and associated rocks

  • Host or associated Host
    Rock type Sedimentary Rock > Carbonate > Limestone

Nearby scientific data

(1) -132.05205, 55.1464

Ore body information

  • Strike N60E
    Dip 70SE
    Thickness 1.52M

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Occurrence
Commodity type Metallic
Deposit size Small
Significant No

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A010077

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    USGS BULL 642, P. 81.

  • Deposit

    USGS OF 78-869, P. 33.

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 01-JUN-83 Hirschmann, M. M. (Elliott, R. L.) U.S. Geological Survey