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Graphite from
Argonaut Mine (Pioneer Mine; Sunset), Martell, Jackson-Plymouth Mining District, Mother Lode Belt, Amador Co., California, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Graphite
Formula:C
Comments:Rather abundant.
Abundance at site:Common
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Josephson, W.G. (1932), Argonaut mine today: Mining & Metallurgy: 13: 475-476; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 206.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Graphite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Argonaut Mine (Pioneer Mine; Sunset), Martell, Jackson-Plymouth Mining District, Mother Lode Belt, Amador Co., California, USA
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