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Picher Field, Tri-State District, Ottawa Co., Oklahoma, USA
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Latitude: 36°59'N
Longitude: 94°50'W
 
 
Lead-zinc district about 350 square kilometers (72 square miles) in areal extent, located in Cherokee County, Kansas, and Ottawa County, Oklahoma, a few miles west of the Missouri line. Mined from the 1870s to the 1970s.

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Anglesite
Aragonite
Arsenopyrite
Baryte
'Calamine'
Calcite
Cerussite
Chalcopyrite
'Chert'
Chrysocolla
Copiapite
Covellite
Diadochite
Dolomite
Enargite
Epsomite
Fluorapatite
Galena
Goslarite
Greenockite
Gypsum
Hemimorphite
Hydroniumjarosite
Hydrozincite
Kaolinite
Luzonite
Malachite
Marcasite
Melanterite
Plumbojarosite
Pyrite
Pyromorphite
Quartz
var: Jasper
Smithsonite
Sphalerite
Sulphur
Szomolnokite
Vivianite


51 entries listed. 36 valid minerals.

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References

Mc Knight, Edwin T. and Fischer, Richard F., 1970, USGS Prof. Paper 588: Geology and Ore Deposits of the Picher Field, Oklahoma and Kansas

Rocks and Minerals: 64: 11-34.

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