Current list of minerals found in Bisbee.
To date, more than 325 distinct mineral species have been confirmed as occurring at Bisbee. Of these, eight were first described as new species using specimens from this prolific locality, .......
Bisbee goes to the World's Fair
In support of Arizona’s drive for statehood, the Copper Queen Consolidated Mining Company collected a number of fine mineral specimens from the Czar and Holbrook mines to demonstrate the wealth of the Arizona Territory......
List of museums that hold important Bisbee minerals collections.
An overview of those minerals, which formed after mining had opened up new, previously buried areas. When mining occurred, it introduced near-surface atmospheric conditions to the newly-opened areas, bringing oxygen, humidity and bacteria into contact with the previously buried minerals, thereby .....
A synopsis of the geological enviroment of turquoise discovered in the Lavender Pit. This is the popular material used in jewelry and is commonly marketed under the phrase "Bisbee Blue". 2mb pdf download
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GLOSSARY OF COMMON MINERAL TERMS
A listing of common minerals terms with their definitions.
Mineral fluorescence at Bisbee Arizona
Mineral fluorescence, that phenomenon whereby a mineral actually glows when exposed to ultraviolet light, is an important, but often overlooked aspect of the overall mineralogy of many mineral deposits..... pdf 3mb
Photos of Bisbee minerals.
Photos of Bisbee minerals sorted by species