Photos of Bisbee Minerals
Cochise College                       

Geology Home Page
Geology of Bisbee and Cochise County 
Minerals and Crystals
Roger Weller

banded, gem-quality azurite

Bisbee, Arizona
  is a world-famous location of copper-related minerals.


index of Bisbee minerals

number of photos: 530      last edited:  3/25/18 

aragonite  (4) copper  (54) rhodochrosite  (1)
aurichalcite  (5) cuprite  (37) shattuckite  (1)
azurite (109) galena  (2) siderite  (7)
azurite-malachite (20) goethite  (2) travertine  (5)
bornite  (7) gold  (1)

turgite  (13)

brochantite  (6) gypsum  (8) turquoise  (23)
calcite  (85) hematite  (4) variscite  (3)
cerussite   (3) hydrohetaerolite  (1) wulfenite  (2)
chalcanthite  (1) malachite  (97)  
chalcoalumite  (4) manganese oxides  (3)  
chalcocite  (1) pyrite  (2)  
chrysocolla  (8) pyrolusite  (3)  
  quartz  (7)  

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other Cochise College websites related to Bisbee
    Brief Overview on Geology of Bisbee and the Mule Mountains
    Virtual Tour of the Bisbee Copper Queen Mine    
    Views of Bisbee      
    Geology Maps
    Views of Historic Bisbee 
 Bisbee Minerals   
    Bisbee Geology   
    Bisbee Mining

online documents
   Geology and Ore Deposits of the Bisbee, Arizona Quadrangle
      by F.L. Ransome, 1904, U.S.G.S. Professional Paper No.21, 168 pages
   Geology of the Warren Mining District
        by Y.S Bonillas, J.B. Tenney, E.M Feuchre and Leon Feuchre,
        1919, A.I.M.E. Trans,  67 pages
   Stoping in the Calcumet and Arizona Mines
        by Philip D. Wilson, 1916, A.I.M.E. Trans., 19 pages