General

The 'General' file is part of the John E. Kinnison mining collection. Kinnison spent over twelve years with ASARCO. He was a consultant to the mining industry from 1973 to the early 1980s. He specialized in porphyry copper exploration in the Southwest U.S., but also worked in Mexico, Canada and the Western U.S., exploring base and precious metal veins and replacements, uranium, mercury, and gold placers. His professional work included management, target generation, ore reserves and mine evaluation. He had a professional history of general exploration, mine geology, sampling methods, surface mapping, extensive reconnaissance observation and mapping, and successful exploration for new ore deposits. The collection contains geologic reports, assays, maps, drill logs, correspondence and many published papers.

 

Resource ID: 
1995-02-0099
Resource Type: 
Document: Text
Theme Keywords: 
maps and atlases
natural resources
Silver
Copper
Lead
Gold, Lode
Zinc
Antimony
Place Keywords: 
United States
Arizona
Pinal County
Superior - 7.5 Min
Patented Claim Ms 461
Patented Claim Ms 462
Patented Claim Ms 2052
Patented Claim Ms 2161
Silver King Mining Co. Prop.
Seventy Four
Fortuna
White Horse
Last Chance
California
T1S R12E Sec 24 NW
Superior physiographic area
Pioneer metallic mineral dist.
Pinal92
Time Keywords: 
1970s
Start Date: 
1975-01-01
End Date: 
1975-12-31
Coordinates: 
Publication Date: 
2014-10-08
Contributor: 
Collection: 
John E. Kinnison mining collection
Bibliographic Citation: 
Please cite by using: [a description of the item]. 1995-02-0099, John E. Kinnison mining collection, Arizona Geological Survey.
Contact Phone: 
602-771-1601
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