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A career in mining chemicals : oral history transcript / 2003.
BANC MSS 2004/122 z; Phonotape 3634 C:1-11
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Title:

A career in mining chemicals : oral history transcript / 2003
Western mining in the twentieth century oral history series

Creator/Contributor:

Harris, Guy H., creator, interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Quivik, Fred, interviewer.

Creator/Contributor:

Bancroft Library, Regional Oral History Office.

Abstract:

Discusses life and career at Dow Chemical and his development of Z200, a chemical reagent used by mining companies in the flotation process to separate copper minerals from waste minerals.

Date:

2003 (issued)

Subject:

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Dow Chemical Company.
Chemists -- United States -- Interviews
Copper -- Metallurgy
Chemical tests and reagents
Flotation reagents -- Research
Mineral industries -- Technological innovations -- United States

Note:

Guy Harris ; with an introduction by Douglas Fuerstenau. Interviews conducted by Fredric L. Quivik in 2001. Regional Oral History Office, the Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley,
Part of the Western mining in the twentieth century oral history series.
Audio tape recording of the interviews also available. Shelved as Phonotape 3634 C:1-11.
Also available online.
Duplicate transcript: Dept. of Special Collections, University of California, Los Angeles Library.
This manuscript is made available for research purposes only. All publication rights are reserved to The Bancroft Library of the University of California, Berkeley. Requests for permission to quote for publication should be addressed to the Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Volume includes index.

Type:

biography
Oral histories.

Physical Description:

print
1 v. (xix, 128 p.) : col. port. ; 29 cm.
11 sound cassettes.

Language:

English

Identifier:

http://nma.berkeley.edu/ark:/28722/bk0005z183z
BANC MSS 2004/122 z
Phonotape 3634 C:1-11

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

This manuscript is made available for research purposes only. All publication rights are reserved to The Bancroft Library of the University of California, Berkeley. Requests for permission to quote for publication should be addressed to the Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

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http://nma.berkeley.edu/ark:/28722/bk0005z183z