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Arizona Department of Mines and Mineral Resources mining collection

Collection of Mine reports and records from Arizona

Dates

Start Date
1857
End Date
2011

Summary

The Arizona Department of Mines and Mineral Resources (ADMMR) operated from 1940 to 2011 to promote the development of Arizona's mineral resources through technical and educational processes. This collection consists of various reports, maps, records and related materials acquired by ADMMR regarding mining properties in Arizona. At times, property owners supplied information, ADMMR staff performed field visits or staff clipped articles from periodicals and publications. Each record's title refers to the primary name of a unique mineral locality. Alternate names of mines will be included in the fully cataloged records. Since the former index (the Arizona Mineral Industry Location System) included not only mineral localities for which [...]

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Contacts

Material Request Instructions

Please contact Arizona Geological Survey to inquire about this collection.

Organization Name: Arizona Geological Survey
Person Name: Mining records curator
Street Address: 1520 West Adams St
City: Phoenix
Postal Code: 85007
Country: USA
Phone: 602-771-1601
Email: inquiries@azgs.az.gov
Link: http://www.azgs.az.gov

As items in this collection are fully cataloged and digitized, they will be made available online. Until that time, the physical files are viewable in the office. Appointments are encouraged.

Purpose

These collections are made accessible for purposes of education and research.

Rights

Arizona Geological Survey all rights reserved.

Additional Information

NGGDPP Collection Extension

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