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NY Herkimer DiamondsNY MagnetiteNY Iron DepositsNY Collectors

NY Herkimer "diamonds,"
p. 196

NY Magnetite,
p. 224

NY Iron deposits,

p. 248

NY Collectors,

p. 220

ABOUT THE COVER: Skeletal quartz crystal, 10 cm high, Herkimer Diamond Mines, Inc., Newport, Herkimer County, New York; collected in fall 2007. Jeffrey B. Fast specimen and photo. See related article on the locality beginning on page 196.
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Rocks & Minerals (83:03)
May/June 2008


196 A 2007 Collecting Venture in Herkimer County, New York: Thirty-eight Quartz Pockets
WEB EXTRA - Video of Diamond Extraction

202 Tourmaline-Group Minerals from New York State

210 Amphibole-Group Minerals from New York State

220 Three Historic New York Mineral Collectors: Oren Root (1803– 1885), Elmer B. Rowley (1909–1992), David E. Jensen (1909–1983)

224 Cubic and Tetrahexahedral Magnetite Crystals from the Fowler Orebody, Zinc Corporation of America No. 4 Mine, Balmat, St. Lawrence County, New York

248 Minerals from the Iron Deposits of New York State


189 Chips from the Quarry

240 Connoisseur’s Choice: Magnetite, Zinc Corporation of America Mine No. 4, St. Lawrence County, New York

267 Word to the Wise: Kimberlite

271 In Memoriam:
Catherine J. Gaber (1950–2007)

273 Internet Directory for the Earth Sciences

277 Coming Events





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