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Picher Field, Tri-State District, Ottawa Co., Oklahoma, USA

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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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51 entries listed. 36 valid minerals.

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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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