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dc.date1940?-1949?
dc.date.accessioned2007-01-03T05:54:07Z
dc.date.accessioned2022-02-03T09:26:41Z
dc.date.available2007-01-03T05:54:07Z
dc.date.available2022-02-03T09:26:41Z
dc.identifierlibimagesNMHFM21
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/11124/8753
dc.descriptionCoverter aisle looking north from polling platform. Ajo, Arizona.
dc.descriptionDate scanned: 2001-03-07.
dc.descriptionIdentifier: NMHFM-21.
dc.descriptionRelated photographs: NMHFM-19, NMHFM-20.
dc.descriptionUnmounted; text on verso.
dc.descriptionHeld in the National Mining Hall of Fame and Museum.
dc.descriptionDonor: Charles Burgess.
dc.description.abstractInterior view of Ajo smelter converter aisle. The 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.subjectMineral processing
dc.titleAjo converter aisle
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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