Morenci

The 'Morenci' 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: 
2008-01-0621
Resource Type: 
Document: Text
Theme Keywords: 
economic geology
geologic history
geologic maps
geologic processes
geologic structure
geology
geophysics
hydrogeology
image collections
maps and atlases
metallic ores
mineral resources
mineralogy
mining and quarrying
natural resource explora
Copper, Sulfide
Copper, Oxide
Copper, Native
Gold
Silver
Silicon
Vanadium
Calcium, Limestone
Clay
Abrasive, Garnet Andra
Gemstone, Turquoise
Place Keywords: 
United States
Arizona
Greenlee County
Clifton - 15 Min
T4S R29E Sec 16 N2
Morenci Area physiographic area
Copper Mountain metallic mineral dist.
Caynga
Arizona Central
Copper Mountain
East And West Yankie
Northwest Extension
Delaware
Montezuma
Manganese Blue
Ryerson
Humboldt
King
Copper King,Alice Winifred
Jameson, Joy, Raton
Garfield
Metcalf
Shannon
Hormeyer
Ida
Thompson
Bon Ton
Las Terrazas
Detr
Greenlee47
Time Keywords: 
1960s
1970s
1980s
2000s
Start Date: 
1966-01-01
End Date: 
2001-12-31
Coordinates: 
Publication Date: 
2014-06-03
Contributor: 
Collection: 
James Doyle Sell
Bibliographic Citation: 
Please cite by using: [a description of the item]. 2008-01-0621, James Doyle Sell mining collection, Arizona Geological Survey.
Contact Phone: 
602-771-1601