Morenci

The 'Morenci' file is part of the Roland Mulchay Mining Collection. Roland Mulchay was the chief geologist for the Anaconda mining company at Cananea. He either examined or received submittals and professional reports on many properties located in the southwestern U.S., northern Mexico and throughout the world. He was employed by Anaconda Mining Company and subsidiaries 1925 - 1966. He retired as Assistant Chief Geologist in 1966. He then worked as a consulting geologist on various projects in United States, Mexico and South America. The collected files principally cover Arizona, Utah and Mexico.

 

Resource ID: 
1995-01-0036
Resource Type: 
Document: Text
Theme Keywords: 
geologic maps
maps and atlases
metallic ores
natural resource exploration
natural resource extraction
nonmetallic mineral resources
reports
rocks and deposits
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
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
T4S R29E Sec 16 N2
Morenci physiographic area
Copper Mountain metallic mineral dist.
Greenlee47
Time Keywords: 
1940s
1950s
Start Date: 
1947-01-01
End Date: 
1950-12-31
Coordinates: 
Publication Date: 
2015-10-08
Contributor: 
Collection: 
Roland Mulchay
Bibliographic Citation: 
Please cite by using: [a description of the item]. 1995-01-0036, Roland Mulchay mining collection, Arizona Geological Survey.
Contact Phone: 
602-771-1601