Date of Award
Bachelor of Science in Geological Engineering
Dr. Eugene S. Perry
The great diversity on mineral wealth in Idaho establishes it as one of the principle mining states in the union. Mining first began in the state with the discovery of placer gold in the Pierce City district in 1861, and since that date has become one of the leading industries of the state.
Bronken, Paul B., "Geology and Mineral Deposits of Idaho: A Summary" (1947). Bachelors Theses and Reports, 1928 - 1970. 216.
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