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AGC/AGS Series Bulletin
Number Series B-21
Title Quartz, Rectorite, and Cookeite from the Jeffrey Quarry Near North Little Rock, Pulaski County, Arkansas
Author (s) H.D. Miser and Charles Milton
Date 1964
General Description This publication describes the unusual deposits of quartz, rectorite, and cookeite at a quarry site in North Little Rock, Arkansas. The following aspects are discussed:
  • Background, location, and occurrence of quartz crystals, cookeite, and rectorite in Arkansas
  • Igneous rocks and other minerals present in the quarry
  • Chemical and x-ray powder analyses of Arkansas cookeite and rectorite are contrasted with these minerals from other sites around the world
  • Photographs of the Jeffrey quarry and photomicrographs of the minerals
*Includes:  29 pages, 11 figures, 5 tables
Availability Yes.  Paper copy.
Price $2.00 plus shipping
  Contact Sales Office at (501) 296-1877,  for shipping and handling charges.
Online Version Download PDF pdf (40.7 MB)
Contact Information Arkansas Geological Survey
3815 West Roosevelt Road
Little Rock, AR  72204
(501) 296-1877 or  (501) 296-1878
Record B21  

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