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John E. Kinnison mining collection

Collection of mine reports and records from Arizona

Dates

Start Date
1910
End Date
1989

Summary

John Kinnison earned his master's in geology from the University of Arizona in 1958. He 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 [...]

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Purpose

These collections are made accessible for purposes of education and research.

Rights

Property rights reside with the Arizona Geological Survey. Literary rights are generally retained by the creators of the records and their heirs.

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