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White Pine Mine, White Pine, Ontonagon Co., Michigan, USA
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Copper
White Pine Mine, White Pine, Ontonagon Co., Michigan, USA

Photo: John A Jaszczak
Latitude: 46°45'N
Longitude: 89°33'W
 
 
A copper mine, opened in 1952. Owned by Northern Copper Co. Prior owner was Echo Bay Mines. Reopened 1985.

Refs.:
Rocks & Min.: 58:112
Rocks & Min.: 61:345
Rocks & Min.: 74:160-176
Min.Rec.: 23:64
Minerals Today (Jan 1990): 341
Heinrich, Mineralogy of Michigan (1976).

Mineral List

Mineral list contains entries from the region specified including sub-localities
Acanthite
'Albite-Anorthite Series'
Algodonite
Anatase
Atacamite
Baryte
'Bastnäsite'
Bismuth
Bornite
Calcite
Calumetite
Chalcocite
Chalconatronite
Chalcopyrite
Chamosite
'Chlorite Group'
Connellite
Copper
Covellite
Cuprite
Digenite
Djurleite
Dolomite
Domeykite
Epidote
Erythrite
Fluorite
Galena
Graphite
Greenockite
Hematite
Hydromagnesite
Laumontite
Magnetite
Malachite
Marcasite
Microcline
Molybdenite
Montmorillonite
Muscovite
var: Illite

Orthoclase
Paratacamite
Pyrite
Quartz
var: Agate
Silver
Sphalerite
Synchysite-(Ce)
Titanite
Wurtzite
Zircon


52 entries listed. 46 valid minerals.

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