Tucson Mountains - References

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references on the geology of the
Tucson Mountains
 

*Bikerman, M., and Damon, P.E., 1966, K/Ar chronology of the Tucson Mountains, Pima County, Arizona: GSA Bull. 77, p.1225.
*Brown, W.H., 1939, Tucson Mountains, an Arizona basin range type: GSA Bull., v.50, p. 696-760.
*Bryant, D., 1952, Paleozoic and Cretaceous stratigraphy of the Tucson Mountains: Arizona Geol. Soc. Guidebook I, p. 33-42.
*Champney, R.D., 1962, Structural geology of a rhyolite flow in the Tucson Mountains: M.S. thesis, University of Arizona, Tucson, 43 p.
*Colby, R.E., 1958, Stratigraphy and structure of the Recreation Red Beds, Tucson Mountain Park, Arizona: M.S. thesis, University of Arizona, Tucson, 64 p.
*Davis, G.H., and others, 1979, Origin and provenance of some exotic blocks in lower Mesozoic red-bed basin deposits, southern Arizona: GSA Bull., v.90, p. 376-
*Geiser, P.A., 1964, The Tucson Mountain Chaos in the Gates Pass area, Pima County, Arizona: M.S. thesis, University of Arizona, Tucson, 73 p.
*Greenstein, G., 1961, The structure of the Amole Arkose north of King Canyon, Tucson Mountains, Arizona:  M.S. thesis, University of Arizona, Tucson, 42 p.
*Guild, F.N., 1905, Petrography of the Tucson Mountains, Pima County, Arizona: Am. Jour. Sci., 4th ser., v.20, p. 313-318.
*Horton, J.W., 1966, The geology of the Mam-A-Gah picnic area, Tucson Mountains, Pima County, Arizona: M.S. thesis, University of Arizona, Tucson, 59 p.
*Imsiler, J.B., 1959, Structural geology of the Safford Peak area, Tucson Mountains, Pima County, Arizona: M.S. thesis, University of Arizona, Tucson, 46 p.
*Jansen, L.J., 1967, Geology of the Sus Hills, Tucson Mountains, Pima County, Arizona: M.S. thesis, University of Arizona.
*Jenkins, O.P., and Wilson, E.D., 1920, A geological reconnaissance of the Tucson and Amole Mountains: Ariz. Bur. Mines Bull. 106, 18 p.
*Khanchoul, K., 1987, Relationship between lithology and slope form in the Tucson Mountains, Pima County, Arizona: M.S. thesis, University of Arizona, Tucson, 78 p.
*Kinnison, J.E., 1958, Geology and ore deposits of the southern section of the Amole Mining district, Tucson Mountains, Pima County, Arizona: M.S. thesis, University of Arizona, Tucson, 123 p.
*Kinnison, J.E., 1959, Chaotic breccia in the Tucson Mountains, Arizona: Arizona Geol. Soc. Guidebook 2, Southern Arizona, P. 48-57.
*Kinnison, J.E., 1959, Structures of the Saginaw Hill area, Tucson Mountains, Arizona: Arizona Geol. Soc. Guidebook II, Southern Arizona. p. 146-151.
*Knight, L.H., Jr., 1967, Structural geology of the Cat Mountain rhyolite in the northern Tucson Mountains, Pima County, Arizona: M.S. thesis, University of Arizona, Tucson, 68 p.

*Lipman, P.W., and Fridrich, C. J., 1990, Cretaceous caldera systems, Tucson and Sierrita Mountains, Arizona: Ariz. Geological Survey Special Paper 7, p. 51-65.
*Mayo, E.B., 1961, Structure of a large phenocryst porphyry near Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum: Arizona Geol. Soc. Digest, v.4, p. 1-15.
*Mayo, E.B., 1963, Volcanic orogeny in the Tucson Mountains: Arizona Geol. Soc. Digest, v.6, p. 61-82.
*Mayo, E.B., 1966, Paleocurrents in the Museum Embayment, Tucson Mountains, Arizona: Arizona Acad. Sci. Jour., v.5, p. 203-214.
*Mayo, E.B., and McCullough, E.J., Jr., 1964, Emplacement of basement blocks in the Tucson Mountain Chaos near Tucson, Arizona: Arizona Acad. Sci. Jour., v.3, p. 81-86.
*McCoy, S., 1964, A description of the Tucson Mountain Chaos, Pima County, Arizona: M.S. thesis, Univ. of Arizona, Tucson, 45p.

*Risley, R., 1983, Sedimentation and stratigraphy of the lower Cretaceous Amole Arkose, Tucson Mountains, Arizona: M.S. thesis, Univ. of Arizona, Tucson.
*Whitney, R.K., 1957, Stratigraphy and structure of the northeastern part of the Tucson Mountains: M.S. thesis, University of Arizona, Tucson, 61 p.