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Pioneering with taconite.

Edward Wilson Davis

Pioneering with taconite.

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Published by Minnesota Historical Society in St. Paul .
Written in English

  • Taconite,
  • Iron -- Metallurgy

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesPublications of the Minnesota Historical Society
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 246 p. illus., maps. ;
    Number of Pages246
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18838040M

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Davis tells the story that begins with the discovery of then-valueless taconite on Minnesota&#;s Mesabi Iron Range in and several decades of attempts to process taconite commercially. Davis details the ups and downs of the exciting, decades-long research Brand: Minnesota Historical Society Press.

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See all 4 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from 3/5(1). The book will cover the entire life of the plant, “the pioneering work, the construction of the plant, operation of the plant, and finally the end of the plant,” explained Ronald Hein, who.

Pioneering with taconite / Author: by E.W. Davis. --Publication info: St. Paul: Minnesota Historical Society, Format: Book. Taconite (IPA: ['tækənaɪt]) is a variety of iron formation, an iron-bearing (over 15% iron) sedimentary rock, in which the iron minerals are interlayered with quartz, chert, or name "taconyte" was coined by Horace Vaughn Winchell (–) – son of Newton Horace Winchell, the Minnesota State Geologist – during their pioneering investigations of the Precambrian Biwabik Primary: Magnetite, hematite and chert.

Minnesota Attorney General's Reserve Mining Company Case Files, Correspondence, reports, transcripts, exhibits, background files, and other legal and court documents relating to permits and litigation over the Reserve Mining Company’s waste control procedures, particularly its disposal of taconite : Jennifer Kleinjung.

The mobile exhibit opened at the Depot, and fittingly debuted on the Iron Range in Hoyt Lakes, where the pioneering taconite mine began pellet production on Labor Day Edward Pioneering with taconite. book Davis (May 8, – December 3, ) was an American engineer and inventor famous for pioneering early research into a researcher at the University of Minnesota, Davis developed an engineering process to economically extract iron ore from hard taconite rocks, making taconite valuable as iron ore for the iron and steel industries.

“It was a hard rock, mottled in appearance, with a few narrow bands of darker material passing through it,” Davis writes in his book Pioneering with Taconite, published by the Minnesota Historical Society in Some NEW BOOKS in Review Pioneering with Taconite.

By E. DAVIS. (St. Paul, Minnesota Historical Society, xiii, p. Illustrations. $) Reviewed by Fred W. Kohlmeyer THROUGH an accident of history, taconite, one of the oldest and hardest rocks on.

Pioneering work there, beginning in the s, laid the groundwork for commercial production of taconite and impacted the entire American iron ore and steel industry. And the book project simply. Dr. Davis was the holder of 15 patents relating to the iron ore industry, the author of more than 30 technical articles in professional journals, and the author of a book, Pioneering With Taconite, published by the Minnesota Historical Society in Winner of the Midwestern History Association's Hamlin Garland Prize The Iron Range earned its name honestly: it was once among the world's richest iron ore mining districts.

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History of the Pioneering Research, Preliminary Pilot Plant and the Construction and Operation of a Taconite Mine and Processing Plant. Report #5, Novem This is the fifth in a series of Project Status Reports for the Sponsors and the Contributors.

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The Oliver Iron Mining Company was one of the most prominent mining companies in the early decades of the Mesabi Iron Range. As a division of United States Steel, Oliver dwarfed its competitors—init operated mines across the region, while its largest competitor operated only sixty-five.

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Iron Range Resources and Rehabilitation Board, Plant - This photo would have been taken a year or less before ing to Pioneering with Taconite by Dr.

E.W Davis, the first trainload of taconite from Babbitt arrived at the car dump in Silver Bay on Aug As told in the book and at Dr. Davis' request, the cars and engine were adorned with evergreen trees, a tradition started in October of when the first.

The Pioneer Promises book series by Vickie McDonough includes books Whispers on the Prairie, Call of the Prairie, and Song of the Prairie. See the complete Pioneer Promises series book list in order, box sets or omnibus editions, and companion titles. The first book dedicated to thoroughly exploring this era on the Iron Range, Taconite Dreams demonstrates how the area fit into a larger story of regions wrestling with deindustrialization in the twentieth century.

The taconite amendment to Minnesota’s constitution, the bruising federal pollution lawsuit that closed a taconite plant, and Cited by: 5.

When the natural ore began to run out in the s, taconite-pellet technology was ready to take over. InReserve Mining in Silver Bay produced the first pellets. *For the full story, check out Edward W.

Davis’s memoir, Pioneering With Taconite (pp. Jeff Manuel is a history professor at Southern Illinois University in Edwardsville who lives in St. Louis. He is working on a book based on his dissertation on the Iron Range’s recent history.

through it,” Davis writes in his book Pioneering with Taconite, published by the Minnesota Historical Society in He continues, “After breaking the sample into small pieces, I found that most of them could be picked up readily with a hand magnet.” And so began a career – more like a lifelong quest.

work Pioneerìng with Taconite (), but Manuel's book, Industrial Archeology Vol Numbers 1 and 2, with the benefit of a half-century of perspective (and hindsight), provides a much-needed counterbalance by putting taconite processing into historical context.

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