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PostPosted: Feb 13, 2020 02:43    Post subject: Re: Monthly Mineral Chronicles, Mineral Guides and more...  

Monthly Mineral Chronicles Volume 3 Issue 2 has just been published and you can find it here – https://sorrellpublications.mineralcollective.com/index.php/2020/02/13/monthly-mineral-chronicles-volume-3-issue-2/.

This month, in this 70 page full-colour issue, we have:

* An article on the Last Chance Mine, Courtland, Arizona. Who knew that one mine could produce so many different habits of azurite?
* Retgersite Mineral Snippet.
* A look at the Broken Hill (New South Wales) smelters, and some of the slag minerals that occur there.
* A Collector’s Guide to Paramount Canyon, New Mexico, one of the few localities worldwide that produces red beryl.
* In Case You Missed It
* The Loxton (South Australia) Gem and Mineral Show.



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PostPosted: Feb 14, 2020 15:23    Post subject: Re: Monthly Mineral Chronicles, Mineral Guides and more...  

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Thank you for this great effort ... but I am asking about the password to download the files, and is it one word or each version with its own word and my respect goes up
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PostPosted: Mar 12, 2020 04:05    Post subject: Re: Monthly Mineral Chronicles, Mineral Guides and more...  

Thanks :)

It is a different password for each issue.

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PostPosted: Mar 12, 2020 04:08    Post subject: Re: Monthly Mineral Chronicles, Mineral Guides and more...  

Monthly Mineral Chronicles Volume 3 Issue 3 has just been published and you can find it here – https://sorrellpublications.mineralcollective.com/index.php/2020/03/12/monthly-mineral-chronicles-volume-3-issue-3

This month, in this 135(!) page full-colour issue, we have a number of reports from Tucson.



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PostPosted: Apr 14, 2020 05:12    Post subject: Re: Monthly Mineral Chronicles, Mineral Guides and more...  

Monthly Mineral Chronicles Volume 3 Issue 4 is now available.

This month, in this 127 page full-colour issue, we have lots of examples of things you can do while you are isolated. Also, articles on darkfield illumination, the Defiance Mine, Gleeson, Cochise Co., Arizona, the minerals of the Don Hill Cutting, Devonport, Tasmania and reports on the Hobart Mineral Show, Tasmania, the International Mineral Show, Rijswijk, Netherlands, and more on the Tucson Show with Paul Stephen Cyr.

After I received Brian Beyer’s article on darkfield illumination, I had a go at building something using black card. It works quite well.

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PostPosted: May 12, 2020 22:15    Post subject: Re: Monthly Mineral Chronicles, Mineral Guides and more...  

Monthly Mineral Chronicles Volume 3 Issue 5 is now available.

This month, in this 50 page full-colour issue, we have the first in a short series of the story of Broken Hill, a report on the 2020 Scottish mineral, fossil and jewellery show, an article on the San Diego Mine, Tombstone District, Cochise Co., Arizona, and more.

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PostPosted: Jun 15, 2020 02:46    Post subject: Re: Monthly Mineral Chronicles, Mineral Guides and more...  

Monthly Mineral Chronicles Vol 3 Issue 6 is now available here https://sorrellpublications.mineralcollective.com/index.php/2020/06/15/monthly-mineral-chronicles-volume-3-issue-6/

This month, in this 70 page full-colour issue, we have a report on a “candle” quartz locality in Tasmania, the second part of a short series of the story of Broken Hill, an article on fossils from Cochise Co., Arizona, an article on focus stacking and how to deal with its issues, and a Dealer Focus.



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PostPosted: Jul 15, 2020 07:16    Post subject: Re: Monthly Mineral Chronicles, Mineral Guides and more...  

Monthly Mineral Chronicles vol 3 issue 7 is now available here https://sorrellpublications.mineralcollective.com/index.php/2020/07/15/monthly-mineral-chronicles-volume-3-issue-7/

This month, in this 70 page full-colour issue, we have an article on rare minerals from volcanic fumaroles such as Etna and Tolbachik, the third part of a short series of the story of Broken Hill, an article on the Rowley Mine, Arizona, an article on Wagholi, India, more on focus stacking, a Dealer Focus, and golden barite from Tasmania.



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PostPosted: Aug 13, 2020 01:15    Post subject: Re: Monthly Mineral Chronicles, Mineral Guides and more...  

Monthly Mineral Chronicles Volume 3 Issue 8 is now available here - https://sorrellpublications.mineralcollective.com/index.php/2020/08/13/monthly-mineral-chronicles-volume-3-issue-8/

This month, in this 57 page full-colour issue, we have a short editorial, the following articles: Dobšiná – Flos Ferri Paradise in Slovakia, Greaterville Arizona Gold Search, Part 1 of the Collector’s Guide to the Minerals of Lake Boga, Victoria, and a Mineral Snippet – Allanite.



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PostPosted: Sep 14, 2020 07:18    Post subject: Re: Monthly Mineral Chronicles, Mineral Guides and more...  

Monthly Mineral Chronicles Volume 3 Issue 9 is now available here - https://sorrellpublications.com/index.php/2020/09/14/monthly-mineral-chronicles-volume-3-issue-9

This month, in this 62 page full-colour issue, we have the following articles:

* Minerals from the Renison Bell Tin Mine, Western Tasmania
* The Element of Surprise
* The Johnson Mine, Cochise County, Arizona
* Dealer Focus Alan Benson
* Miller Indices
* Collector’s Guide to the Minerals of Lake Boga Part 2



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PostPosted: Oct 16, 2020 05:10    Post subject: Re: Monthly Mineral Chronicles, Mineral Guides and more...  

Monthly Mineral Chronicles vol 3 issue 10 is now available - https://sorrellpublications.mineralcollective.com/index.php/2020/10/16/monthly-mineral-chronicles-volume-3-issue-10/

This month, in this 53 page full-colour issue, we have the following articles:

* 2020 – the year that keeps on giving!
* Collector’s Guide to the Minerals of Lake Boga Part 3
* The Destiny of a Collection
* The Denver Show 2020
* Silver Cloud Mine, Dragoon Mountains, Arizona
* Mineral Snippet – Datolite



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PostPosted: Nov 15, 2020 01:48    Post subject: Re: Monthly Mineral Chronicles, Mineral Guides and more...  

Monthly Mineral Chronicles vol 3 issue 11 is now available - https://sorrellpublications.mineralcollective.com/index.php/2020/11/15/monthly-mineral-chronicles-volume-3-issue-11

This month, in this 71 page full-colour issue, we have the following articles:

* Show News
* Franklin Gem & Mineral Show
* NY-NJ Gem Show
* Collector’s Guide to the Minerals of Lake Boga Part 4
* Mineral Snippet – Luinaite-(OH)
* Gallagher and Manila Mines, Cochise County, Arizona
* Mineral Snippet – Columbite-(Fe)



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PostPosted: Dec 12, 2020 05:32    Post subject: Re: Monthly Mineral Chronicles, Mineral Guides and more...  

Monthly Mineral Chronicles Volume 3 Issue 12 is now available.

This month, in this 77 page full-colour issue, we have the following articles:
* Collector’s Guide to the Minerals of Lake Boga Part 5
* Preserving Provenance – every specimen has a story… until it doesn’t
* Tres Alamos Wash Prospect, north of Benson, Arizona
* Mineral Snippet – Bustamite
* Dealer Focus – Pristine Minerals
* The Australian Amateur Mineralogist Magazine
* Obscure Mineral Locality – Island Magee

Available here - https://sorrellpublications.mineralcollective.com/index.php/2020/12/12/monthly-mineral-chronicles-volume-3-issue-12



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PostPosted: Jan 14, 2021 21:19    Post subject: Re: Monthly Mineral Chronicles, Mineral Guides and more...  

Monthly Mineral Chronicles vol 4 issue 1 is now available.

For the start of a new year, one full of hope(!), we have a new look. This month, in this 58 page full-colour issue, we have the following articles:

* Cutting Cabochon Days, Rolf Luetcke. Rolf takes us back to the days when he used to cut and polish cabochons.
* Mineral Snippet – Hellyerite
* Collector’s Guide to the Minerals of Lake Boga Part 6, Steve Sorrell. This part of the Lake Boga series looks at the remaining copper species.
* Widmanstätten Structures, Noel Kennon. Ever wondered about those odd markings on some cut faces on meteorites? Noel digs into these patterns.
* The Ironclad Mine – Farmcote Station, Broken Hill District, New South Wales, Trevor Dart. Trevor describes the interesting mineralogy of this lesser-known silver mine near Broken Hill.

Available here - https://sorrellpublications.mineralcollective.com/index.php/2021/01/15/monthly-mineral-chronicles-volume-4-issue-1/



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PostPosted: Feb 13, 2021 18:55    Post subject: Re: Monthly Mineral Chronicles, Mineral Guides and more...  

Monthly Mineral Chronicles Volume 4 Issue 2 is now available.

This month, in this 75 page full-colour issue, we have the following articles:

* The Show Must Go On [Line] – a Virtual Tucson show!
* Story of an Old Mineral Collection – Rolf introduces us to an old collection with links back to John Sinkankas and Wards.
* Collector’s Guide to the Minerals of Lake Boga Part 7 – The final part of the Lake Boga Collector’s Guide.
* Mineral Snippets – Kapundaite, Heazlewoodite, and Paulscherrerite
* A Note on Some Industrial Mineral Species and their Natural Counterparts
* Going Local – the Grand Duke Mine – A look at an historic gold mine in central Victoria.

Available here - https://sorrellpublications.mineralcollective.com/index.php/2021/02/13/monthly-mineral-chronicles-volume-4-issue-2/



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PostPosted: Mar 15, 2021 20:18    Post subject: Re: Monthly Mineral Chronicles, Mineral Guides and more...  

Volume 4 issue 3 of Monthly Mineral Chronicles is now available. This is a publication pulled together by a mineral collector for mineral collectors.

This month, in this 90 page full-colour issue, we have the following articles:

* Shows and Stuff… Slowly moving to a “Covid Normal”. One Show at a time.
* Illustrated Minerals of Australia – Volume 1, Part 1 – Acanthite to Allanite. The first installment of a significant undertaking documenting the 1500 or so mineral species recorded in Australia.
* A Mineral Specimen Location Story – Rolf calls on his experience and questions the origin of an Arizonan mineral specimen.
* A visit to the Colebrook Hill Mine, Tasmania, Australia – A March 2021 field collecting trip report to this former Tasmanian copper mine known particularly for its axinite specimens.
* Mineral Snippet – Neptunite

Available here - https://sorrellpublications.mineralcollective.com/index.php/2021/03/16/monthly-mineral-chronicles-volume-4-issue-3



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PostPosted: Apr 15, 2021 00:57    Post subject: Re: Monthly Mineral Chronicles, Mineral Guides and more...  

Monthly Mineral Chronicles Volume 4 Issue 4 is now available.

This month, in this 59 page full-colour issue, we have the following articles:

* Mineral Snippet – Hausmannite
* Illustrated Minerals of Australia Volume 1, Part 2 – Allargentum to Angastonite. The second installment of a significant undertaking documenting the 1500 or so mineral species recorded in Australia.
* The Middlemarch Mine, Cochise County, Arizona. Rolf takes us on a trip to the Middlemarch Mine in the Dragoon Mountains of Southeastern Arizona.
* Mineral Snippet – Väyrynenite
* Hunting for Emeralds. Zahn Gotch searches for elusive emeralds in South Australia…
* The Rock Show

Available here https://sorrellpublications.mineralcollective.com/index.php/2021/04/15/monthly-mineral-chronicles-volume-4-issue-4/



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PostPosted: May 08, 2021 00:00    Post subject: Re: Monthly Mineral Chronicles, Mineral Guides and more...  

Monthly Mineral Chronicles Volume 4 Issue 5 is now available.

This month, in this 78 page full-colour issue, we have the following articles:
* Prehnite Occurrence in the Chaillol Massif, France. On the hunt for prehnite and other minerals with Stephane in the French Alps.
* The El Tigre Mine in the Chiricahua Mountains of SE Arizona. Join Rolf on a trip to the El Tigre and other mines in the Chiricahua Mountains, southeast Arizona.
* Illustrated Minerals of Australia Volume 1, Part 3 – Anglesite to antimony. The next installment of a significant undertaking documenting the 1500 or so mineral species recorded in Australia.
* Emerald – Gemstone of the Month
* Mineral Snippet – Legrandite

Available here - https://sorrellpublications.mineralcollective.com/index.php/2021/05/08/monthly-mineral-chronicles-volume-4-issue-5/



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PostPosted: Jun 11, 2021 22:25    Post subject: Re: Monthly Mineral Chronicles, Mineral Guides and more...  

Monthly Mineral Chronicles Volume 4 Issue 6 is now available.

This month, in this 68 page full-colour issue, we have the following articles:
* Bob Rothenberg
* Mineral Snippet – Babingtonite
* Collecting at the Old Yuma Mine, Arizona. Rolf takes us to the Old Yuma Mine, Arizona, when it was accessible to collectors.
* The Amazing Mineral Richness of Northern Pakistan. Ed shows us some of the superb minerals that have been coming out of this South Asian region in recent times.
* Mineral Snippet – Peisleyite
* Illustrated Minerals of Australia Volume 1, Part 4 – Antlerite to armenite. The next installment of a significant undertaking documenting the 1,500 or so mineral species recorded in Australia.
* Mineral Snippet – Sturmanite

Available here - https://sorrellpublications.mineralcollective.com/index.php/2021/06/12/monthly-mineral-chronicles-volume-4-issue-6/



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