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Data Series 1004

Historical Files from Federal Government Mineral Exploration-Assistance Programs, 1950 to 1974








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County Docket Agency File size Property name All commodities
Catron 1752 DMA 11 MB Various Leases Tin
Colfax 6784 OME 2 MB Free Gold and Emerald Claims Gold
Dona Ana 1502 DMA 4 MB Rickardite Mines Lead-zinc, silver
Dona Ana 2900 DMEA 4 MB Blackie Claims Manganese
Dona Ana 3325 DMEA 11 MB Rincon Manganese Claims Manganese
Eddy 1836 DMA 4 MB None Identified Potash, phosphate
Grant 0248 DMA 4 MB Grand View Lead Zinc Group Zinc
Grant 0371 DMA 76 MB Grant County Mine Lead-zinc, copper, silver
Grant 0457 DMA 1 MB Austin Amazon Copper Mine Copper
Grant 0900 DMA 2 MB None Indentified Zinc, lead, copper
Grant 0967 DMA 16 MB Black Hawk Mine Cobalt, uranium, silver, nickel
Grant 1294 DMA 8 MB Leach & Leach Uranium
Grant 1325 DMA 179 MB Bullfrog Mine Lead-zinc
Grant 1549 DMA 19 MB Houston-Thomas Group Lead-zinc, silver, copper
Grant 2954 DMEA 28 MB Alhambra Mine Nickel
Grant 3319 DMEA 5 MB Black Eagle Manganese Claim Manganese
Grant 3850 DMEA 9 MB Pacemaker Group Tungsten
Grant 4009 DMEA 7 MB White Signal Property Uranium
Grant 4295 DMEA 2 MB Springfield Group Uranium, copper
Grant 4546 DMEA 6 MB Deero Copper, et al., Claims Copper
Grant 6403 OME 5 MB Twinn Peaks Silver
Grant 6486 OME 31 MB M. & M. Enterprises Claims Silver, gold
Grant 6543 OME 2 MB Ontario Mine Silver, gold
Grant 6677 OME 2 MB Lucky Strike Claims Gold, silver
Grant 6883 OME 12 MB Chloride Flat Property Platinum, silver
Hidalgo 0268 DMA 10 MB Bonney-Manila & Miser's chest Copper, gold, silver
Hidalgo 1172 DMA 12 MB Atwood Copper Group Copper
Hidalgo 1476 DMA 12 MB Eagle Point Group Tungsten
Hidalgo 2426 DMEA 97 MB Bessie and Harry Clay Claims Copper, silver, gold
Hidalgo 2727 DMEA 6 MB Nelly Bly Group Copper, cobalt
Hidalgo 3276 DMEA <1 MB Eagle Point Claims Tungsten
Hidalgo 3701 DMEA 46 MB Eagle Point Claims Tungsten
Hidalgo 4630 DMEA 3 MB Big 3, White Cloud, Ruth and Owl Group of Claims Lead-zinc, copper
Hidalgo 6228 OME 34 MB Henry Clay Claims Copper, gold, silver
Hidalgo 6394 OME 7 MB Venus Mine Silver
Lincoln 1308 DMA 6 MB Old Abe Mine Tungsten
Lincoln 1465 DMA 7 MB House & Kadaw Mining Property Asbestos, tungsten, iron, fluorspar
Lincoln 2316 DMEA 30 MB Carrizozo NM. Copper, lead
Lincoln 4792 DMEA 34 MB Abo, et al., Claims Uranium, thorium
Luna 0243 DMA 5 MB Ogre and Bogle Tungsten Claims Tungsten
Luna 0859 DMA 13 MB American Group of Claims Manganese
Luna 1137 DMA 13 MB Greenleaf Fluorspar Mine Fluorspar
Luna 1152 DMA 10 MB Excess Mine Lead, silver, tungsten
Luna 1613 DMA 32 MB Mahoney Mine Lead-zinc
Luna 2605 DMEA 5 MB American Group Manganese
Luna 3055 DMEA 8 MB One Standard Mining Claim Manganese
Luna 3162 DMEA 164 MB Manganese Valley Mine Manganese
Luna 4310 DMEA 51 MB Killion Mine Manganese
Luna 4817 DMEA 5 MB Muller Manganese No.1 & 2 Claims Manganese
Luna 6633 OME 7 MB Georgia Bell Mine Silver, copper
McKinley 2765 DMEA 26 MB Garcia & Blue Peak Groups Uranium
McKinley 2897 DMEA 14 MB Flat Top-Vilatie Hyde Claims Uranium
McKinley 3089 DMEA 64 MB Monol Mine Uranium
McKinley 3151 DMEA 23 MB Flat top No. 4 & 5 Claims Uranium
McKinley 3152 DMEA 7 MB None identified Uranium
McKinley 3190 DMEA 47 MB Flat Top- Vilatie Hyde Claims No. 1,2 and 3 Uranium
McKinley 3225 DMEA 5 MB Group Claims Uranium
McKinley 3226 DMEA 6 MB Black Rainbow Claims Uranium
McKinley 3632 DMEA 128 MB State Claims in Sec. 8, T. 13 N., R 9 W., NMPM &B. Uranium
McKinley 3727 DMEA 21 MB Santa Fe Tracts Uranium
McKinley 3854 DMEA 34 MB Red Rock Claims Uranium
McKinley 3869 DMEA 18 MB Sec. 1,2,3,13,15. Uranium
McKinley 3886 DMEA 12 MB Silver Spur Mine Uranium
McKinley 3939 DMEA 45 MB Sec.7,T13N,R9W Uranium
McKinley 3943 DMEA 58 MB Sec. 9,T13N,R9W Uranium
McKinley 3966 DMEA 53 MB Betty Claims Uranium
McKinley 3988 DMEA 13 MB Sec.1,T13N,R10 W Uranium
McKinley 3989 DMEA 199 MB Sec. 29, T.13N., R.9W. Uranium
McKinley 4017 DMEA 60 MB Sec,10.T13N,R9W. Uranium
McKinley 4070 DMEA 178 MB Sec.32.T14N,R9W.;Sec.36.T14N,R10W. Uranium
McKinley 4101 DMEA 26 MB Divide Claims 25-28 inclusive Uranium
McKinley 4156 DMEA 51 MB Sec17,18,20,27,30,31.T14N,R9W. Uranium
McKinley 4180 DMEA 37 MB Sec. 12.T14N,R10W. Uranium
McKinley 4411 DMEA 37 MB Sec.6,T13N,R9W Uranium
McKinley 4442 DMEA 3 MB Sec11.T14N,R10W. Uranium
McKinley 4526 DMEA 9 MB Sec.28,T14N,R11W. Uranium
McKinley 4590 DMEA 103 MB Sec.14.T14N,R10W. Uranium
McKinley 4665 DMEA 96 MB West Limestone Group Uranium
McKinley 4682 DMEA 3 MB Flat Claims Uranium
McKinley 4842 DMEA 189 MB Sec,32T14N,R8W. Uranium
McKinley 4845 DMEA 113 MB Sec17.T13N,R9W Uranium
McKinley 4872 DMEA 78 MB Sec16.T13N,R8W Uranium
McKinley 4995 DMEA 14 MB San Mateo Dome Project Uranium
McKinley 5009 DMEA 127 MB Sec.21T13N,R9W. Uranium
McKinley 5010 DMEA 7 MB Sec.29T13N,R9W. Uranium
Otero 1819 DMA 16 MB Alabama Group Zinc, lead, copper, manganese
Rio Arriba 0055 DMA <1 MB Columbite deposit Columbite-tantalite
Rio Arriba 1113 DMA 11 MB Placer Deposit Columbite-tantalite
Rio Arriba 1800 DMA 3 MB DeAnza mica flake Mill Mica
Rio Arriba 2568 DMEA 16 MB Coulter & White Beryl, mica
Rio Arriba 2766 DMEA <1 MB C & S Mining Claim Copper
Rio Arriba 2955 DMEA 2 MB Elpha Mining Claim Mica
Rio Arriba 3348 DMEA 4 MB Miller Group Beryl, mica
Rio Arriba 3903 DMEA 5 MB Pajaro Azul Claims Uranium
Rio Arriba 4197 DMEA 6 MB Gail, et al., Claims Uranium
Rio Arriba 4401 DMEA 6 MB Abby Group of Claims Uranium
Rio Arriba 4550 DMEA 3 MB St. Jude Group Uranium, copper
Rio Arriba 4904 DMEA 10 MB Rockin Chair Claims Beryl, mica, columbite, tantalite
San Juan 2623 DMEA 10 MB Donet Nezz Claim Uranium
San Miguel 0738 DMA <1 MB Fortune Mica Mine Mica
San Miguel 1756 DMA 4 MB Lucky Strike Group Asbestos
San Miguel 2272 DMEA 4 MB Beryl Prospect Beryl
San Miguel 3207 DMEA 6 MB High Peak Monzanite Claim Thorium, monzanite
San Miguel 4035 DMEA 4 MB Mars 2 and 3 Claims Uranium
San Miguel 4118 DMEA 8 MB Sparks & Stone Mine Uranium
Sandoval 1109 DMA 6 MB San Miguel Mine Copper
Sandoval 1221 DMA 10 MB Black Rose Uranium Prospect Uranium, coal
Sandoval 3880 DMEA 49 MB Canoncito Area Uranium
Sandoval 4729 DMEA 8 MB Cuprite Claims Uranium, copper
Sandoval 4846 DMEA 2 MB Titanium Mine Rutile, brookite
Santa Fe 0015 DMA 8 MB San Pedro Mine Tungsten, copper
Santa Fe 0247 DMA 21 MB Tom Payne Mine Lead-zinc, silver, copper, gold
Santa Fe 1387 DMA 29 MB Ortiz Mine Grant Tungsten
Santa Fe 1427 DMA 17 MB Evelyn Gold Group Copper, silver, gold
Santa Fe 2383 DMEA 27 MB Pennsylvania Mine Lead-zinc, gold, silver, copper
Santa Fe 2866 DMEA 4 MB Fulton Prospect Tungsten
Santa Fe 3141 DMEA 5 MB San Francisco Mine Copper, tungsten
Santa Fe 3651 DMEA 71 MB San Pedro Mine Copper
Santa Fe 3749 DMEA 3 MB Bosier Group of Claims Uranium
Santa Fe 3826 DMEA 47 MB Bottom Dollar and Black Hornet Prospects Lead, zinc
Santa Fe 3895 DMEA 4 MB Rockin Chair Group of Claims Beryl, mica
Santa Fe 4214 DMEA 70 MB San Pedro Mine Copper
Santa Fe 4506 DMEA 4 MB BAT Mining Claims Mica, beryl, columbium, tantalum
Santa Fe 4613 DMEA 29 MB La Bajada Mine Uranium, nickel, copper, cobalt
Sierra 0771 DMA 8 MB Keystone and Iris Claim Lead, silver, zinc, copper
Sierra 1220 DMA 11 MB Lookout Mine Lead-zinc, copper, gold, silver
Sierra 1884 DMA 2 MB Indian Head Group Manganese
Sierra 1892 DMA 5 MB Superior & Dip Down Claims Copper
Sierra 2369 DMEA 2 MB Skylight Mine Lead-zinc
Sierra 4499 DMEA 4 MB Paran Hill, et al., Claims Uranium
Sierra 4595 DMEA 4 MB Carbonate Lead No. 1 Claims Lead
Sierra 4616 DMEA 5 MB Black Colt & Blackie Claims Manganese
Sierra 6573 OME 3 MB Yankey Boy Claim Gold, silver, copper
Sierra 6781 OME 3 MB Norinco Claims Silver
Sierra 6856 OME 39 MB Lake Valley Property Silver
Socorro 0388 DMA 8 MB None Identified (also see DMA-604) Mica
Socorro 0059 DMA 10 MB Buckeye Copper Mine Manganese, copper
Socorro 0604 DMA 6 MB American (also see DMA-388) Fluorspar
Socorro 0739 DMA <1 MB Vulcan Group of Iron Mines Iron
Socorro 0935 DMA 15 MB York Mining Company Zinc, lead, copper, manganese, silver, gold, kyanite
Socorro 1271 DMA 14 MB Old Soldier Group Copper, lead, zinc
Socorro 1362 DMA 1 MB Grandview Tungsten Mine
Socorro 1543 DMA 7 MB None Identified Tin, lead
Socorro 1553 DMA 22 MB Sixty Claims Copper
Socorro 1730 DMA 4 MB Mozell, East Side No. 2 & Diamond Claims Lead
Socorro 2007 DMA <1 MB None identified None identified
Socorro 2132 DMA 13 MB Black Goose Mine Manganese
Socorro 2325 DMEA 6 MB Iron Cap Vein Copper
Socorro 2651 DMEA 2 MB Buena Vista Claims Manganese
Socorro 3150 DMEA 3 MB Ryan Hill and White Hill No. 2 Claims Manganese
Socorro 3446 DMEA 23 MB C.T.C. Mining Claims Uranium
Socorro 3607 DMEA 53 MB Red Hill Extension Claims Manganese
Socorro 4274 DMEA 7 MB Auga Torres Mine Uranium
Socorro 4466 DMEA 3 MB Barela Ranch Manganese
Socorro 4585 DMEA 11 MB Jenny B., et al., Claims Manganese
Socorro 4979 DMEA 8 MB Black Goose & Magnum Claims Manganese
Socorro 6036 OME 6 MB Burris Mine No. 1 & Deer Peak No. 1 Manganese
Socorro 6648 OME 13 MB Silver Lode and Silver Streak Claims Silver
Socorro 6678 OME 3 MB Venus No.1 Mine Silver, gold, copper
Socorro 6859 OME 17 MB Gofor and Spires Mines Gold, silver
Socorro 6893 OME 2 MB Rose Quartz No. 2, Gambler Claims Gold, silver
Taos 1272 DMA 7 MB Champion & Oxide King Copper Project Copper, gold, silver
Taos 1689 DMA 4 MB Eagle Rock Claim Molybdenum
Taos 2674 DMEA 3 MB Silver Star & Cracker Jack Claims Lead-zinc
Taos 4514 DMEA 1 MB Adele Claims Beryl, tantalum
Taos 4568 DMEA 243 MB Moly or Questa Mine Molybdenum
Taos 6058 OME 48 MB Sec. 32.T23N., R11E. Beryl, tantalum
Taos 6251 OME 1 MB Owen-Roybal Claim Group Beryl, columbite
Taos 6416 OME 1 MB Wichita Claims Silver
Taos 6423 OME 7 MB Red River Propsect Gold, silver
Taos 6591 OME 2 MB Silver Star Mine Silver, nickel
Taos 6686 OME 12 MB Silver Tip Claims Silver, gold
Torrance 0526 DMA 3 MB None Identified Lead-zinc, barite, silver
Unknown County 0490 DMA <1 MB None identified Copper
Unknown County 0509 DMA 1 MB None identified Copper
Unknown County 1005 DMA <1 MB Shiprock Uranium
Unknown County 1276 DMA 2 MB Various Manganese, tungsten, fluorspar
Unknown County 1343 DMA 3 MB Continental Lode Lead-zinc, molybdenum, tungsten, gold, silver
Unknown County 1346 DMA <1 MB Iron Mountain Area None identified
Unknown County 1393 DMA <1 MB None identified Copper
Unknown County 2998 DMEA 3 MB Middle River Mine Mica
Valencia 1464 DMA 16 MB Red Bluff Group Uranium
Valencia 3040 DMEA 10 MB Mirabal Copper Mine Copper
Valencia 3044 DMEA 19 MB UDC No. 1,2,3, and 4 Uranium
Valencia 3621 DMEA 53 MB Christmas Day Group Uranium

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