Abyssinia, Eastern Africa, Historical Profile (1919), #005-Mineral Resources


Ores of iron and silver and deposits of salt and coal are found in the mountains and on the plateau. Gold is found in the beds of the streams, and recent explorations indicate that there are rich veins in the mountains, but none of the mines has been worked to any extent.

      "Abyssinia, Eastern Africa, Historical Profile (1919), #005-Mineral Resources," The American Educator. (Chicago: Ralph Durham Company, 1919); digital edition, ( : posted 15 Jan 2013)

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