|Current site name||Unnamed (near Scidmore Glacier)|
|Geographic coordinates:||-136.76211, 58.81278 (WGS84)|
|Relative position||The occurrence is on the east side of Hill 4650 at an elevation of about 4000 feet at the head of Scidmore Glacier. It is about 1 mile east of Reid Glacier, at a point approximately 2.3 miles above the nose of the glacier. The location is probably accurate to within 200 feet vertically and about 0.1 mile horizontally. The location is number 69 of MacKevett and others (1971) and number 48 of Kimball and others (1978).|
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|Materials||Type of material|
|Host or associated||Host|
|Rock type||Metamorphic Rock > Metasedimentary Rock > Marble|
|Agency||Database name||Acronym||Record ID||Notes|
|USGS||Mineral Resources Data System||MRDS||A013162|
|USGS||Alaska Resource Data File||ARDF||MF051|
MacKevett, E.M., Jr., Brew, D.A., Hawley, C.C., Huff, L.C., and Smith, J.G., 1971, Mineral resources of Glacier Bay National Monument, Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 632, 90 p., 12 plates, scale 1:250,000.
Brew, D.A., Johnson, B.R., Grybeck, D., Griscom, A., Barnes, D.F., Kimball, A.L., Still, J.C., and Rataj, J.L., 1978, Mineral resources of the Glacier Bay National Monument Wilderness Study Area, Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 78-494, 670 p.
Kimball, A.L., Still, J.C., and Rataj, J.L., 1978, Mineral resources, in Brew, D. A., and others, Mineral resources of the Glacier Bay National Monument wilderness study area, Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 78-494, p. C1-C375.
|Subject category||Comment text|
|Deposit||Model Name = Low-sulfide quartz vein and disseminated sulfides in altered rock.|
|Deposit||Other Comments = Mineralization related to Cretaceous granitic event. The area is in Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve.|
|Reporter||09-APR-99||Hawley, C.C.||Hawley Resource Group|