|Millrock exposed at the Itmay mine in the Encampment |
|Colloform massive sulfide sample from the Itmay mine,|
Unfortunately, no one told them. The FS office in Laramie wanted to withdraw the entire Sierra Madre and Snowy Range from miners, even though their directive suggested they should be working for the public, rather than their own. It appears that the Laramie office was filled with card-carrying Sierra Club members who were anti-mining, anti-logging, anti-people, etc, etc.
|Rich, copper-zinc-silver-gold gossaniferous highwall exposed at the United Verde mine, |
|Black smoker on exhibit at a museum |
|Steeply dipping, millrock photographed in the Ferris-Haggarty mine by the author.|
|Massive sulfide from the Kurtz-Chatterton vein|
Sierra Madre, Wyoming.
|Specularite-Chalcopyrite ore from the nearby Charter Oak mine at Puzzler Hill, Wyoming. This|
ore assay anomalous copper, gold and palladium
|Massive sphalerite ore (zinc-sulfide) from the Broadway |
prospect, Sierra Madre, Wyoming.