Alternative Title

The metallurgic treatment of an ore

Abstract

The metallurgic treatment of an ore having the following composition:
SiO2 20.10
PbS 9.90
ZnS 40.25
CuS 19.75
Sb2S3 4.95
Ag2S 3.10 or 787.48 oz per ton
Undeter. 1.95
100.00

To obtain the Silver by the Chlorination and Amalgamation process. The discussion of the subject consists of the following sections:
1st Preparation of the Ore
2nd Roasting
3rd Amalgamation
4th Retorting
5th Fusion in the Bars

Department(s)

Materials Science and Engineering

Degree Name

Professional Degree in Metallurgical Engineering

Publisher

Missouri School of Mines and Metallurgy

Publication Date

1881

Pagination

24 pages, 2 plates

Rights

© 1881 Walter W. Wishon, All rights reserved.

Document Type

Thesis - Open Access

File Type

text

Language

English

Library of Congress Subject Headings

Silver -- Metallurgy

Thesis Number

T 4

Print OCLC #

5914845

Electronic OCLC #

244098069

Comments

Holograph [Handwritten and illustrated in entirety by author].

Download includes a transcription of this handwritten thesis.

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