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Jackrabbit, Pinal County
*Hammer, D.F., 1961, Geology and ore deposits of the Jackrabbit area, Pinal County, Arizona: M.S. thesis, University of Arizona, Tucson, 156 p.

Jackson Mountain, Graham County

*Blacet, P.M., and Miller, S.T., 1978, Reconnaissance geologic map of the Jackson Mountain quadrangle, Graham County, Arizona: USGS Misc. Field Studies MF-939, 1:62,500.



*Lovering, T.G., 1962, The origin of jasperoid in limestone: Econ. Geology, v.57, p. 861-889.


Jerome, Yavapai County

*Anderson, C.A., and Creasey, S.C., 1958, Geology and ore deposits of the Jerome area, Yavapai County, Arizona: USGS Prof. Paper 308, p.185, 1:24,000.

*Anderson , C.A., and Nash, J.T., 1972, Geology of the massive sulfide deposits at Jerome, Arizona- a reinterpretation: Econ. Geol., v.67, no.7, p. 845-863.

*Barry, P.P., Jr., 1991, The mechanics of faulting within the hanging wall block at the north end of the Verde Fault, north-central Arizona: M.S., Northern Arizona University, 55 p.

*Dewitt, E., and Waegli, J., 1986, Gold in the United Verde massive sulfide deposit, Jerome, Arizona: USGS Open-File Report 86-585.

*De Wolf, W.P., 1916, Jerome, Arizona, the center of a great copper mining industry: Min. Eng. World, v.44, p. 775-777.

*Douglas, J.S., 1935, Facts about Verde and copper: Min. Met., v.16, p.258-259.

*Fearing, J.F., Jr., 1926, Some notes on the geology of the Jerome district, Arizona: Econ. Geol., v.21, p. 757-773.

*Fearing, J.F., Jr., and Benedict, P.C., 1925, Geology of the Verde Central mine (Jerome district): Engr. Min. Jour, .p. 609-611.

*Finlay, J.R., 1918, The Jerome district of Arizona: Engr. Min. Jour., v.106, p.557-562, p. 605-610.

*Hansen, M.G., 1930, Geology and ore deposits of the United Verde mine: Min. Cong. Jour., v.16, p. 306-312.

*Jewett, J., 1901, The Verde mining district: Engr. Min. Jour., v.72, p. 169-171.

*Lausen, C., 1928, Hydrous sulphates formed under fumarolic conditions at the United Verde mine: Am. Mineral., v.13, p. 203-229.

*Lausen, C., 1930, The Pre-Cambrian greenstone complex of the Jerome quadrangle: Jour. Geol., v.38, p.174-183.

*Lehner, R.E., 1962, Cenozoic history of the Jerome region, Yavapai County, Arizona: New Mexico Geol. Soc. Guidebook, 13th Field Conf., p. 94-98.

*Lindgren, W., 1926, Ore deposits of the Jerome and Bradshaw Mountains quadrangles, Arizona: USGS Bull.782, 192 p.

*Ransome, F.L., 1913, Notes on the Bisbee district, the Globe and Miami districts, Ray and Jerome, Arizona: USGS Bull. 529, p. 179-187, and 192-193.

*Ransome, F.L., 1925, Basin range structure at Jerome, Arizona: Science, new ser., v.61, p. 659-660.

*Woodell, C.E., 1927, The Mississippian fauna of the Redwall Limestone near Jerome, Arizona: M.S. thesis, Univ. of Arizona, Tucson, 117 p.

Jhus Canyon, Cochise County
Chakarun, J.D., 1973, Geology, mineralization, and alteration of the Jhus Canyon area, Cochise County, Arizona: M.S. thesis, University of Arizona, Tucson, 89 p.


Johnson, Cochise County

*Heineman, R.E., 1927, The geology and ore deposits of the Johnson mining district, Arizona: M.S. thesis, University of Arizona, Tucson, 45 p.
*Sargent, K.A., and Philpott, B.C., 1985, Geologic map of the Johnson quadrangle, Cochise County, Arizona: USGS GQ-1602, 1:62,500.

Jumpup Canyon, Mohave and Coconino Counties
*Billingsley, G.H., 1992, Geologic map of the Jumpup Canyon and Big Springs quadrangle, Mohave and Coconino counties, Arizona: USGS Misc. Inv. Map I-2290, 1:62,500.



*Bilodeau, W.L., and Keith, S.B., 1986, Lower Jurassic Navajo Aztec-equivalent sandstones in southern Arizona and their paleogeographic significances: AAPG Bull., v.70, p. 690-701.

*Haxel, G.B., Briskey, J.A., May, D.J., Tosdal, R.M., and Wright, J.E., 1985, Reconnaissance petrochemistry of Jurassic igneous rocks, Baboquivari and Comobabi  mountains area, southern Arizona (abstr.): Abstracts with Prog., GSA, in- GSA, Cordilleran Section, 81st annual meeting, v.17, no.6, p. 361.
Lipman, Peter W. and Jonathan T. Hagstrum, 1992, "Jurassic ash-flow sheets, calderas, and related intrusions of the Cordilleran volcanic arc in Southeastern Arizona: Implications for regional tectonics and ore deposits", Geological Society of America Bulletin, v.104, p.32-39,
5 figs., 1 table, Jan., 1992
*May, S.R., 1985, Paleomagnetism of Jurassic volcanic rocks in southeastern Arizona and North American Jurassic apparent polar wander: PhD, University of Arizona, Tucson, 227 p.

*Harshnarger, J.W., and others, 1957, Stratigraphy of the uppermost Triassic and Jurassic rocks of the Navajo country (Colorado Plateau): USGS Prof. Paper 291, 74 p.
*Reynolds, S.J., Spencer, J.E., and DeWitt, E., 1987, Stratigraphy and U-Pb geochronology of Triassic and Jurassic rocks in west-central Arizona, in Dickinson, W.R., and Klute, M.A., eds., Mesozoic rocks of southern Arizona and adjacent areas: Arizona Geol. Soc. Digest, v.18.