The American is a gold mine located in Mariposa county, California.
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Primary Mineral: Gold
Lat, Long: 37.70333, -120.15583
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American MRDS details
Site NamePrimary: American
Years: 1927 -
Operation Category: Past Producer
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Deposit Size: S
PhysiographyGeneral Physiographic Area: Pacific Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Cascade-Sierra Mountains
Physiographic Section: Sierra Nevada
Mineral Deposit Model
|Comment: CLAIM, NO EVIDENCE OF AU?|
|Comment: NO DATA ON PRODUCTION FOUND.|
|Comment: UNPATENTED MINING CLAIM.|
|Comment: NO DATA ON WORKINGS FOUND.|
Reference Category: Deposit
Reference: LAIZURE, C. MCK., 1928 , S. F. FIELD DIV. - MARIPOSA COUNTY: 24TH REPORT STATE MINERALOGIST, VOL. 24 , NO. 2 , P. 129