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Acanthite
Alunite
Anhydrite
Aragonite
Arcanite (TL)
Baryte
Calcite
Cassiterite
Cerussite
Chalcopyrite
Cinnabar
'Clay'
'Coal
var: Bituminous Coal'

'Copper Stain'
'Crossite'
Dolomite
Enstatite
var: Bronzite

'Feldspar Group'
Galena
var: Argentiferous Galena
Gold
Grossular
Gypsum
Kaolinite
Melanophlogite
Melanterite
Mercury
Metacinnabar
Muscovite
var: Fuchsite

'Olivine'
Opal
var: Diatomite

Piemontite
Pyrargyrite
Pyrite
Pyrrhotite
Quartz
var: Chalcedony
Silver
Sphalerite
Stibnite
Tetrahedrite
'Tourmaline'
Zircon


44 entries listed. 31 valid minerals. 1 type locality (valid mineral).

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References

Merrill, Frederick James Hamilton (1919), Los Angeles, Orange and Riverside Counties: California Mining Bureau Report 15: 461-589.

Stauffer, C.R. (1945), High Alumina Clays of the Santa Ana Mountain Region, California, U.S. Geological Survey Strategic Minerals Investigation Preliminary Report 3-197.

Bushee, J. (1963), Lead alpha ages for zircons from bathlitic and prebatholitic rocks, San Diego and Orange Counties, California: (abstract) Geological Society of America Special Paper 73: 29-30.

Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 282.

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