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Smoky Quartz from San Diego County, California, USA

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  • California
    • San Diego County
      • Bonsall
Kunz, G. F. 1905. Gems, jeweler's materials, and ornamental stones of California. California State Mining Bureau bulletin 37, page 62.; Hanks, Henry Garber (1884), Fourth report of the State Mineralogist: California Mining Bureau. Report 4, 410 pp. (includes catalog of minerals of California pp. 63-410), and miscellaneous observations on mineral products): 62; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 372.
      • Mesa Grande Mining District
        • Gem Hill
Russ Rizzo
Fisher, J. 2002. Gem and rare-element pegmatites of southern California. Mineralogical Record, Volume 33, Number 5: pages 390-396, photographs.; Jesse Fisher (2011) Mines and Minerals of the Southern California Pegmatite Province. Rocks & Minerals 86:14-34.
Weber, F. H. 1963. Geology and mineral resources of San Diego County, California. California Division of Mines and Geology, County Report 3: 309 p., illus., maps.
Weber, F. H. 1963. Geology and mineral resources of San Diego County, California. California Division of Mines and Geology, County Report 3: p. 110.
        • Mesa Grande
Weber, F. H. 1963. Geology and mineral resources of San Diego County, California. California Division of Mines and Geology, County Report 3: p. 211.; Weber, F. H. 1963. Geology and mineral resources of San Diego County, California. California Division of Mines and Geology, County Report 3: p. 211.
      • Pala Mining District
        • Pala
          • Chief Mountain
            • Elizabeth R. Mine (Hazel W. claim)
Mauthner, M. H. F. (2008), The Forty-niner Pocket, Oceanview Mine, Pala District, San Diego County, California. Rocks & Minerals 83(4): 292-297.
Jesse Fisher (2011) Mines and Minerals of the Southern California Pegmatite Province. Rocks & Minerals 86:14-34.
Hapeman, Jeffrey R. (2011)
          • Hiriart Mountain (Hariat Mtn; Harriot Mtn; Heriart Mtn; Heriot Mtn; Hiriat Hill)
Pala International collection, 2003.
Christopher N. Wentzell
Byron Weege 02-2009 personal communication
Weber, F. H. 1963. Geology and mineral resources of San Diego County, California. California Division of Mines and Geology, County Report 3: p. 114; illus., maps.
          • Tourmaline Queen Mountain (Pala Mtn; Queen Mtn)
Jahns, Richard Henry & Lauren A. Wright (1951), Gem and lithium bearing pegmatites of the Pala district, San Diego County, California: California Division Mines Special Report 7-A: 57-59.
            • Green Cabin Mine (F. A. Salmons claim; Frank A. Salmons mine; Tourmaline Queen group)
Jahns, R. H. and Wright, L. A. 1951. Gem and Lithium-bearing pegmatites of the Pala District, San Diego County, California. California Division of Mines special report 7A: p. 14, 24, 57-59, 72 pp.
San Diego Mining Company (2003)
San Diego Mining Company, 2001.
      • Poway
        • Van Dam Peak
Fender, M. 2007. Written correspondence between Michael Fender of Poway and Scott L. Ritchie of Temecula, CA. Details of the "Old Hag" prospects near Van Dam Peak: Feb.
Fender, M. 2007. Written correspondence between Michael Fender of Poway and Scott L. Ritchie of Temecula, CA. Details of the "Old Hag" prospects near Van Dam Peak: Feb.
      • Ramona Mining District
        • Ramona
Fender, Michael and Allison, Terry (2007)
San Diego Mining Company (1996), Field investigations of the Sunshine Valley area; undocumented pegmatites and gemstone prospects. Ramona, San Diego County, California.
Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 348.
Sinkankas, J. (1988), Beryl: A Summary. Rocks & Minerals 63(01): p. 21; Jacobson, Mark I. (1988), Collections and Displays: The Proctor Collection, Colorado Springs; Colorado. Rocks & Minerals 63(1): p. 49, 55.; Jesse Fisher (2011) Mines and Minerals of the Southern California Pegmatite Province. Rocks & Minerals 86:14-34.; David London, George B. Morgan VI, and James L. Maner (2016) Pegmatites of the Little Three mine, Ramona, San Diego County, California. in Second Eugene E. Foord Pegmatite Symposium July 15-19, 2016 Colorado School of Mines campus, Golden, Colorado
San Diego Mining Company, 1995-1997.
      • Rincon Mining District
        • Rincon
          • Rincon Mountain
Hanley, J. B. 1951. Economic Geology of the Rincon Pegmatites, San Diego County, California. Department of Natural Resources, California Division of Mines, Special Report 7B: p. 20-23, maps.
Hanley, J. B. 1951. Economic Geology of the Rincon Pegmatites, San Diego County, California. Department of Natural Resources, California Division of Mines, Special Report 7B: p 15-18.
      • San Diego
http://www.irocks.com/houser1.html
      • Warner Springs Mining District
        • Chihuahua Valley
Lavinsky, R. 2007. Specimen from the Chuck Houser Collection. Sept. Irocks.com; Jesse Fisher (2011) Mines and Minerals of the Southern California Pegmatite Province. Rocks & Minerals 86:14-34.
Ritchie, S. 2000. History of the Carmelita Gem Mine in the 20th Century. Southern California Gem Industries web publication: July.
Jesse Fisher (2011) Mines and Minerals of the Southern California Pegmatite Province. Rocks & Minerals 86:14-34.
 
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