Whitacre, H.E., 1964, Geology of the Madera-Agua Caliente Canyon area, southern Arizona: Tucson, University of Arizona, M.S. thesis, 41 p.
Drewes, H.D. (1971) Geologic map of the Mount Wrightson quadrangle, southeast of Tucson, Santa Cruz and Pima Counties, Arizona: U.S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Geologic Investigations Map I-614, 1 sheet, scale 1:48,000.
Drewes, H.D. (1972) Cenozoic rocks of the Santa Rita Mountains, southeast of Tucson, Arizona: U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 746, 66 p.
Drewes, H.D. (1972) Structural geology of the Santa Rita Mountains, southeast of Tucson, Arizona: U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 748, 35 p., scale 1:12,000, 4 sheets.
Keith, Stanton B. (1975), Arizona Bureau of Mines Bull. 191, Index of Mining Properties in Santa Cruz County Arizona: 61 (Table 4). Arizona Bureau of Mines file data.
A Cu-Pb-Zn-Ag-Au-Mo mining area located in T.20S., R.14E., on the West slope of the Santa Rita Mts, on the drainage of that part of Madera Canyon which is within Santa Cruz Co.
Mineralization is spotty and weak, partially oxidized, base metal sulfides with associated minor gold and silver values, with or without quartz, along shear zones in LAramide intrusives or metamorphosed volcanics.
Workings are scattered, small, and generally shallow operations. Mostly prospects with no recorded production.
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Locality Updated: Challenge deposit, Emerald Lake Hills, San Mateo Co., California, USAFrom Brent Thorne, 7th Dec 2013 23:31:03