Total Wreck Mine

The 'Total Wreck Mine' 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: 
1995-02-0074
Resource Type: 
Document: Text
Theme Keywords: 
mineral resources
reports
Lead
Silver
Copper
Molybdenum
Gold, Lode
Manganese
Vanadium
Place Keywords: 
United States
Arizona
Pima County
Empire Mountains - 15 Min
T18S R17E Sec 3 SE
Empire Mts. physiographic area
Empire metallic mineral dist.
Pima134
Time Keywords: 
1960s
Start Date: 
1964-01-01
End Date: 
1964-12-31
Coordinates: 
Publication Date: 
2014-10-08
Contributor: 
Collection: 
John E. Kinnison mining collection
Bibliographic Citation: 
Please cite by using: [a description of the item]. 1995-02-0074, John E. Kinnison mining collection, Arizona Geological Survey.
Contact Phone: 
602-771-1601
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