Ajo Region, Arizona

The 'Ajo Region, Arizona' file is part of the James Doyle Sell mining collection, consisting of more than 1,800 folders of geologic reports and mineral exploration data. The files focus primarily on Arizona and other states in the Southwest. James Sell graduated from the Colorado School of Mines in 1955 and earned his master's degree from the University of Arizona. He was the Southwest Exploration Manager for ASARCO and retired after 32 years.

 

Resource ID: 
2008-01-1446
Resource Type: 
Document: Text
Theme Keywords: 
drilling and coring
geologic maps
geology
maps and atlases
metallic ores
mineral resources
mining and quarrying
natural resource exploration
reports
rocks and deposits
Copper, Sulfide
Silver
Gold
Molybdenum, Sulfide
Place Keywords: 
United States
Arizona
Pima County
Ajo - 15 Min
T12S R6W Sec 27 NE
Little Ajo Mts. physiographic area
Ajo metallic mineral dist.
Ajo
Phelps Dodge Ajo
Pima3
Time Keywords: 
1960s
1970s
Start Date: 
1961-01-01
End Date: 
1979-12-31
Coordinates: 
Publication Date: 
2014-06-03
Contributor: 
Collection: 
James Doyle Sell
Bibliographic Citation: 
Please cite by using: [a description of the item]. 2008-01-1446, James Doyle Sell mining collection, Arizona Geological Survey.
Contact Phone: 
602-771-1601