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Morning Star Mine (Morning Star and Crescent Mines; Crescent Mine; Crescent et al group), Gunsight District (Meyer District), Gunsight Hills, Pima Co., Arizona, USA

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Ref.: Full, Roy P. (1970) Indian Claims Commission docket 345, VIP 399.

Lundin, R.J. (1976) Wallaby Enterprises Mining District Data Base – Gunsight District.

U.S. Bureau of Mines - Arizona Bureau of Geology and Mineral Technology file data.

MRDS database Dep. ID file #10104146, MRDS ID #M800089; and, Dep. ID #10137806, MRDS ID #TC39717, MAS ID #0040190720; and, Dep. ID #10283500, MAS ID #0040190526.

A former small surface and underground Pb-Ag-Au-W-Baryte-Cu-Zn mine located in the SE¼ of sec. 16, T14S, R4W, ½ mile N of Gunsight Peak summit. Produced 1966. Operated by F.H. Harm.

Mineralization is a vein deposit along a fissure zone. Alteration is partial oxidation. The Gunsight Mine nearby contains copper oxides.

Many prospects and adits in the immediate area. 75 tons ore produced.

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2 entries listed. 2 valid minerals.

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