Poston Butte

The 'Poston Butte' 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: 
2008-01-0694
Resource Type: 
Document: Text
Theme Keywords: 
borehole logging
chemical analysis
drilling and coring
economic geology
geology
geophysics
hydrogeology
maps and atlases
metallic ores
mineral resources
mining and quarrying
mining water use
natural resource exploration
reports
well drilling
Copper, Sulfide
Copper, Oxidesand And Gravel
Place Keywords: 
United States
Arizona
Pinal County
Florence - 7.5 Min
T4S R9E Sec 33 NW
Florence Area physiographic area
Poston Butte metallic mineral dist.
Aztec Exp. And Devel Co.
Florence Conoco
Continental Oil Co. Project
Florence Copper Co.
Bhp Copper Florence Project
Pinal296
Time Keywords: 
1960s
1970s
Start Date: 
1960-01-01
End Date: 
1977-12-31
Coordinates: 
Publication Date: 
2014-06-03
Contributor: 
Collection: 
James Doyle Sell
Bibliographic Citation: 
Please cite by using: [a description of the item]. 2008-01-0694, James Doyle Sell mining collection, Arizona Geological Survey.
Contact Phone: 
602-771-1601
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