Ray District

The 'Ray District' 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: 
2008-01-0703
Resource Type: 
Document: Text
Theme Keywords: 
geologic processes
geologic structure
geology
hydrogeology
image collections
maps and atlases
metallic ores
mineral resources
mining and quarrying
natural resource exploration
natural resource extraction
nonmetallic mineral resources
reports
Copper, Sulfide
Copper, Oxide
Molybdenum
Gold
Silver
Place Keywords: 
United States
Arizona
Pinal County
Hot Tamale Peak - 7.5 Min
T3S R13E Sec 10
Ray Area physiographic area
Mineral Creek metallic mineral dist.
Ray Consolidated Copper Co.
Pearl Handle Pit
Tillman Property
Calumet Mine
Ray Hercules
Wall Tungsten Claims
Arizona Ray
Arizona Hercules
Ray Southern
Great Ray Copper Co.
Ray Broken Hill
Copper Butte
Cananea Copper Co.
Campbel International
Citadena Grou
Pinal142A
Time Keywords: 
1950s
1960s
1970s
Start Date: 
1950-01-01
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]. 2008-01-0703, James Doyle Sell mining collection, Arizona Geological Survey.
Contact Phone: 
602-771-1601