Bisbee Minerals - References

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Roger Weller, geology instructor    last edited:  3/25/18



published references on Bisbee minerals
Geology of the Mule Mountains


*Beane, R.E., 1968, An investigation of the manner and time of formation of malachite:
     M.S. thesis, University of Arizona.

*Crawford, W.P., 1930, Notes on rickardite, a new occurrence: American Mineralogist,
     v.15, p. 272-273.

*Dunn, P.J., 1978, Cuprite up close (SEM photos of chalcotrichite from the Copper Queen
     mine): Mineralogical Record, v.9, p. 259.

*Farrington, O.C., 1891, On crystallized azurite from Arizona: Am. Jour. Sci., 3rd ser., v.41,
     p. 300-307.

*Friedrich, J.J., 1888, On copper minerals from Bisbee district, Arizona: N.Y. Academy of
     Science Trans., v.8, p. 45-46.

*Graeme, R.W., 1981, Famous mineral localities-Bisbee, Arizona: Mineralogical Record,
     v.12, n.5, p. 258-317.

*Hills, R.C., 1891, Pseudomorphous crystals of malachite after azurite from Bisbee,
     Arizona: Colorado Scientific Society Proceedings, v.3, p. 257.

*Holden, E.F., 1922, Ceruleofibrite, a new mineral (Bisbee): Am. Min., v.7, p. 80-82 (it was
     really connellite), Am. Min., 1924, v.9, p.55-56

*Hovey, E.O., 1899, Note on a calcite group from Bisbee, Arizona: Amer. Museum Nat.
     Hist. Bull., v.12, p.189-190.

*Hutton, C.O., 1957, Sengierite from Bisbee, Arizona: American Mineralogist, v.42, n.5-6,
     p. 408-411.

*Kunz, G.F., 1885, On remarkable copper minerals from Arizona: N.Y. Acad. Sci. Ann.,
     v. 3, p. 275-278.

*Kunz, G.F., 1885, On the agatized woods and malachite, azurite, etc. from Arizona:  N.Y.
     Acad. Sci. Trans., v.5, p. 9-11.

*Larson, E.S., and Vassar, H.E., 1925, Chalcoalumite, a new mineral from Bisbee, Arizona:
     American Mineralogist, v.10, p. 79-83.

*Merwin, H.E., and Posnjak, E., 1937, Sulphate encrustations in the Copper Queen mine,
     Bisbee, Arizona: Am. Mineralogist, v.22, p. 567-571.

*Merwin, H.E., Locke, A., and Posnjak, E., 1924, Sulphate minerals formed by oxidation of
     pyritic ore at Bisbee, Arizona (abstract with discussion): GSA Bull., v.35, p.125-126

*Palache, C.I., 1939, Antlerite (Bisbee): American Mineralogist, v.24, p. 293-302.

*Palache, C.I., 1939, Brochantite (Bisbee): American Mineralogist, v.24, p. 463-481.

*Palache, C.I., and Mewin, H.E., 1909, On connellite and chalcophyllite from Bisbee,
     Arizona: Am. Jour. Sci., 4th ser., p. 537-540.

*Palache, C., and Shannon, E.V., 1920, Higginsite, a new mineral of the olivinite group:
     American Mineralogist, v.5, p.155-157.