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dc.date1940?-1949?
dc.date.accessioned2007-01-03T05:54:19Z
dc.date.accessioned2022-02-03T09:25:14Z
dc.date.available2007-01-03T05:54:19Z
dc.date.available2022-02-03T09:25:14Z
dc.identifierlibimagesNMHFM22
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/11124/8764
dc.descriptionLooking east - pipe trestle, blower section, stack and cottrell. Ajo, Arizona.
dc.descriptionDate scanned: 2001-03-07.
dc.descriptionIdentifier: NMHFM-22.
dc.descriptionUnmounted; text on verso.
dc.descriptionHeld in the National Mining Hall of Fame and Museum.
dc.description.abstractView of Ajo smelter buildings. 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 mines and mining
dc.subjectCopper ore processing plants
dc.titleAjo looking east
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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