This gallery covers the states that are located in the east and mid-west.  These states have some significant metal mining areas.  These include iron deposits in the Alabama, Virginia, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York, and Missouri.  There are significant copper deposits in Tennessee, and Michigan.  Significant lead and zinc are found in Tennessee, Virginia, Pennsylvania, Illinois, Wisconsin, and Missouri.  Gold is widespread in the Appalachian Piedmont but the deposits are small compared to those in western states.