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dc.date1940?-1949?
dc.date.accessioned2007-01-03T05:54:55Z
dc.date.accessioned2022-02-03T09:21:50Z
dc.date.available2007-01-03T05:54:55Z
dc.date.available2022-02-03T09:21:50Z
dc.identifierlibimagesNMHFM26
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/11124/8682
dc.descriptionSmelter looking north Ajo, Arizona.
dc.descriptionDate scanned: 2001-03-07.
dc.descriptionIdentifier: NMHFM-26.
dc.descriptionRelated photograph: NMHFM-18.
dc.descriptionUnmounted; text on verso.
dc.descriptionHeld in the National Mining Hall of Fame and Museum.
dc.description.abstractThe Phelps Dodge Mining Company's Ajo Incorporated (PDAI) copper smelter was built in 1950 near the mining town of Ajo, Pima County, Arizona. It was used by Phelps Dodge to test innovative smelting technologies in the 1970s and 1980s, and finally closed in 1985. The smelter was dismantled by 1996.
dc.description.sponsorshipSponsored by the Colorado State Library, the regional library systems of Colorado, and the Institute of Museum and Library Services.
dc.publisherColorado School of Mines. Arthur Lakes Library
dc.rightsRights management statement available at: http://library.mines.edu/digital/rights.html
dc.subjectPhelps Dodge Mining Company
dc.subjectCopper ore processing plants
dc.titleAjo smelter looking north
dc.typeStillImage
dc.contributor.institutionColorado Digitization Project
dc.contributor.institutionNational Mining Hall of Fame and Museum
dc.contributor.institutionPhelps Dodge Corporation


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