Skip Links

USGS - science for a changing world

Data Series 1004

Historical Files from Federal Government Mineral Exploration-Assistance Programs, 1950 to 1974








Search -getting a docket

All dockets by number

All dockets by State


AZ / CA / CO / ID

MT / NM / NV / OR

UT / WA / WY

No State


All Oregon Dockets Listed by County

The PDF files in this data series were compiled using PDF catalog technology. There can be be multiple PDF documents within a single PDF file. Viewing the PDF’s through a browser (IE, Chrome, Firefox, etc.) will not access all pages in a PDF file. To insure access to the entire PDF, it is strongly recommended that the user download the file (right click on the property name) and save it before opening it with a PDF reader. Acrobat Reader DC (free) is the recommended PDF reader to use to view all files in this data series. File sizes of scanned dockets vary from less than 1 megabyte (MB) to nearly 500 MB. Download times for large files will vary based on Internet connection speed, network traffic, and computer processor speed.

Map showing all Oregon DMA, DMEA, OME dockets

File size is shown, download scan by selecting the property name link. All scans are in Portable Document Format (.pdf), which requires Adobe Acrobat Reader DC for viewing. Agencies are the Defense Minerals Administration (DMA), Defense Minerals Exploration Administration (DMEA), and Office of Minerals Exploration (OME).

[an error occurred while processing this directive]
County Docket Agency File size Property name All commodities
Baker 0137 DMA No scan None identified Copper
Baker 0253 DMA No scan Trickle-Bull Run Mine Manganese
Baker 0322 DMA 1 MB Lucky Sticke Claims Antimony
Baker 1484 DMA 8 MB Argonaut & Wilmot Claim Groups Lead-zinc, copper, gold
Baker 2014 DMA 2 MB Nickel Dome No. 1 & 2 Claims Nickel, asbestos
Baker 2081 DMA 10 MB Cliff Gold Mine Tungsten
Baker 2487 DMEA 3 MB San Luis Claims Antimony
Baker 2786 DMEA 24 MB Oliver & Pierce Lease Copper
Baker 3189 DMEA 6 MB Jewell Black Manganese Claims Manganese
Baker 3243 DMEA 5 MB Red Mound Claims No. 1 & 2 Copper
Baker 4106 DMEA 7 MB Nickel Claims Nickel, tungsten
Baker 6461 OME 2 MB Silver Queen Prospect Silver, gold
Baker 6597 OME 40 MB Argonaut Claims Gold, silver
Baker 6616 OME 15 MB Pine Creek Property Gold
Baker 6702 OME 11 MB Bourne Group of Claims Gold, silver
Clackamas 6086 OME 25 MB Nisbet Mine Mercury
Coos 3308 DMEA 10 MB North Bend, Myrtle Point, and Coquille Group of Cl Chromium
Coos 6149 OME <1 MB Galena Property Gold, silver
Crook 2222 DMEA 3 MB Planter Mercury Mine Mercury
Crook 2628 DMEA 52 MB Strickland Butte Mine Mercury
Crook 3382 DMEA 24 MB Pinkey No.1 & 2 Calims Mercury
Crook 3499 DMEA 4 MB Stickland Butte Mine Mercury
Crook 3537 DMEA 4 MB Endicott Mine Mercury
Crook 3617 DMEA 1 MB Farmer mand Mc Manmon Property Mercury
Crook 3938 DMEA 38 MB Log Cabin, Ridge, and Camp Claims Mercury
Crook 4428 DMEA 11 MB Mother Lode Quicksilver Mine Mercury
Crook 4434 DMEA 12 MB Independence Claims Mercury
Crook 4752 DMEA 1 MB Mother Lode Claims Mercury
Crook 4757 DMEA 3 MB Platner Mine Mercury
Crook 6141 OME 89 MB Mother Lode, Cobar, and Lookout Mountain Group Mercury
Crook 6456 OME 15 MB Maury Mountain Mine Mercury
Curry 1435 DMA 1 MB None identified Copper
Curry 2413 DMEA 6 MB Horseshoe and Blue Grouse Claims Tungsten
Curry 3052 DMEA 23 MB Red Flats
Curry 3080 DMEA 3 MB Agness Mining District Nickel
Curry 3773 DMEA 9 MB Red Flat,et al., Claims Nickel
Curry 4774 DMEA 25 MB Red Flat Claims Nickel
Curry 6533 OME 9 MB Canyon Consolidation Claims Gold
Douglas 2920 DMEA 134 MB Bonaza Mine Mercury
Douglas 2953 DMEA 21 MB Silver Peak Mine Copper
Douglas 4413 DMEA 12 MB Nonpareil Quicksilver Mine Mercury
Douglas 4953 DMEA 36 MB Elkhead Mine Mercury
Douglas 6443 OME 1 MB Bonanza Mine Mercury
Grant 0206 DMA 6 MB Standard Mine Cobalt, gold
Grant 0681 DMA <1 MB Yankee Boy, et al. Cobalt
Grant 1355 DMA 5 MB Tillicum Group Copper, lead, zinc, gold, silver
Grant 2349 DMEA 45 MB Roba and Westfall Mercury
Grant 2553 DMEA 22 MB Standard Mine Cobalt
Grant 2659 DMEA 13 MB Stithem Prospect Asbestos
Grant 3017 DMEA 3 MB Thornton Mine Tungsten
Grant 4823 DMEA 7 MB Berry Prospect Nickel
Grant 5006 DMEA 7 MB Dixie Mt. Cobalt
Grant 6311 OME 8 MB Star, etal., Placer Claims Gold
Grant 6790 OME 2 MB Portland Consolidated Mine Silver
Grant 6834 OME 1 MB Boulder Ridge Claim Gold, silver, platinum
Harney 2347 DMEA 7 MB Farnham-Cooney Copper Property Copper
Harney 4760 DMEA 24 MB Timber Beast Group Uranium
Jackson 0031 DMA 3 MB Blue Jay Mine Antimony
Jackson 0319 DMA <1 MB T. & M. Antimony Prospect Antimony
Jackson 1784 DMA 2 MB War Eagle Mine Mercury
Jackson 4011 DMEA 5 MB Blue Star Propspect Tungsten
Jackson 4574 DMEA 2 MB Stibnite No. 1 & 2 Claims Antimony
Jackson 4600 DMEA 9 MB Grand Cove Claims Copper
Jackson 4723 DMEA 2 MB Sec.25,T35S,R3W. Uranium
Jackson 6313 OME 1 MB Gold Plate No.1 & 2 Claims Gold, platinum
Jackson 6335 OME 1 MB Chisholm Mine Manganese, cinnabar
Jackson 6336 OME 1 MB Flora Belle Mine Mercury
Jackson 6438 OME 2 MB Ashland Mine Gold, silver
Jackson 6753 OME 14 MB Ashland Mine Gold, silver
Jackson 6780 OME 7 MB Iron Hat Mine Gold, silver
Jefferson 4641 DMEA 32 MB Axehandle Mine Mercury
Jefferson 6027 OME 36 MB Big Muddy Cinnabar Prospect Mercury
Jefferson 6319 OME 56 MB Oregon King Mine Silver, gold
Jefferson 6772 OME 14 MB Horse Heaven West Property Mercury
Jefferson 6835 OME 22 MB Roy Mining Prospect Silver
Josephine 0130 DMA 3 MB Horsehead Limestone Deposit Limestone
Josephine 1534 DMA 8 MB South Queen of Bronze Mine Copper
Josephine 1907 DMA 7 MB Ray Consolidated Placer Mine Platinum, gold
Josephine 3185 DMEA 9 MB No. 1 Chrome Dome Chromium
Josephine 4465 DMEA 4 MB Blackbird 1,2, and 3 Claims Chromium
Josephine 6044 OME 1 MB Eastate of Ida G. Archerd
Josephine 6157 OME <1 MB Mint and Bullion, et al., Groups Gold
Josephine 6421 OME 5 MB Oak Mine Gold, copper, lead, zinc
Josephine 6754 OME 6 MB Siskron Mines Gold
Josephine 6842 OME 5 MB Brass Ledge Mine Copper, gold
Lake 3808 DMEA 10 MB Glass Buttes Prospect Mercury
Lake 3819 DMEA 4 MB Fremont Property Mercury
Lake 4545 DMEA 3 MB Digmore Holdings Mercury, uranium
Lake 4718 DMEA 3 MB S & S & Cascade Group of Claims Cinnabar
Lake 4725 DMEA 2 MB Marty K Claims Uranium
Lane 4263 DMEA 68 MB Black Butte Mine Mercury
Lane 6111 OME 93 MB Musick Mine Lead-zinc, copper
Linn 6675 OME 6 MB Forty Four Prospect Silver, gold, copper
Malheur 0076 DMA 7 MB Cayote Group Antimony
Malheur 3778 DMEA 39 MB Bretz Mine Mercury
Malheur 4050 DMEA 84 MB Jordan Mine Mercury
Malheur 4290 DMEA 4 MB Brandon Mining Claims Mercury
Malheur 4440 DMEA 6 MB Ontario & Pearl Groups Mercury
Malheur 6318 OME <1 MB Sugar Quartz Claims Gold
Malheur 6375 OME 1 MB Cat Track Silver, antimony, bismuth
Marion 2372 DMEA 4 MB Crown Mine Copper
Unknown County 0077 DMA <1 MB Bohemia District Lead-zinc

Accessibility FOIA Privacy Policies and Notices

Take Pride in America logo logo U.S. Department of the Interior | U.S. Geological Survey
Page Contact Information: GS Pubs Web Contact
Page Last Modified: Friday, 05-Mar-2021 16:13:11 EST