Arizona Mining Towns


Arizona Mining History

Arizona has a long history of gold and silver mining but ultimately in Arizona, copper is king. Arizona is the only state that has multiple major copper mining districts including infamous districts like Bisbee, Clifton-Morenci, and Jerome. Copper remains a major industry in Arizona to this day.

Did You Know.......

A mine is a hole in the ground, owned by a liar.
-Mark Twain


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