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Map of mineral resources of the Tennessee Valley Region published in 1970 by the Tennessee Valley Authority, Division of Water Control Planning. Compiled from published reports, maps, and file data of the state geological organizations, the U.S. Geologic Survey, and the U.S. Bureau of Mines; and from information furnished by companies producing mineral commodities in the region.

A detailed legend on the bottom quarter of the map denotes fuels, construction materials, nonmetals, and metals. Notes of the particular area surrounding Carthage, Tennessee are also included in the lower right corner.

Physical copy resides in the Government Information, Law and Maps Department of East Tennessee State University’s Sherrod Library.

Scale - 1" = 10 miles.


36" x 59"


As a Federal Depository per Title 44 U.S.C., Sherrod Library is providing free and open access to this map as part of our Federal Depository Collection. This map is for research and educational purposes only. Sherrod Library makes no claim of copyright on this material. It is the user's obligation to determine and satisfy copyright or other use restrictions when publishing or otherwise distributing materials.


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