Taconite production samples

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Titles Taconite production samples
Description Three-pocket colorless plastic packet displaying the stages of the taconite mining process, produced as promotional material by the Iron Mining Industry of Minnesota. Each pocket contains a sample of taconite, including "Crude Taconite","Concentrate" and "Pellets", and a printed description of the mining process that created each sample. The reverse of the packet is printed with information about Minnesota taconite, the mining process, and the benefits that taconite mining offers the state of Minnesota.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 4 1/2 inches height
6 3/4 inches width
Nomenclature sample
Materials iron (metal)
plastic (material)
Creation Distributed by: Iron Mining Industry of Minnesota (Organization)
Subjects Iron mines and mining--Minnesota.
Trade & Industry. Major Industry. Mining
Dates Content: Approximately 1975 - Not later than 2009
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 2015.90.1 (Accession Number)

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