White Mesa Copper 221-17

Two miners hand churn drilling the sandstone copper beds at White Mesa Copper mine.

Resource ID: 
2011-03-4671
Resource Type: 
Document: Image
Theme Keywords: 
adults
drilling and coring
image collections
miners
mining
mining equipment
photographic prints
Copper, Oxide
Place Keywords: 
United States
Arizona
Coconino County
Little Dick Pat. Ms 2763
Copper World Claim
Coconino Copper & Chem
Dutchman Claims
Navajo Copper
Mardun
Grand Pacific Claim
Ida M. Smythe Pat. 2761
The Eli Pat. 2758
Nannie E. Pat. 2758
Pittsburg Copper & Mining
Zontelli Western
Dead Monkey Ridge - 7.5 Min
T37N R9E Sec 5 SE
Kaibito Plateau physiographic area
Coconino8
Time Keywords: 
1940s
Image: 
Bibliographic Citation: 
Please cite by using: [a description of the item]. 2011-03-4671, ADMMR Photo Archive, Arizona Geological Survey.
Publication Date: 
2013-08-05
Contributor: 
Russell, Paul R.
Collection: 
ADMMR
Contact Phone: 
602-771-1601