Eastern Mojave Vegetation Evening Star Mine, San Bernardino County, California.

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The Evening Star Mine was the only producer of tin ore (cassiterite, tin oxide) in the eastern Mojave Desert. The mine was in production between 1939 and 1944.

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Literature Referring To This Location:

  • Koenig, Heidi. 2007. Mining History of Mojave National Preserve. Rohnert Park, CA: Sonoma State University, June 2007.
  • Reynolds, Robert E., and Ted Weasma. 2005. Old ores: mines and Mineral marketing in the east Mojave Desert -- a field trip guide. pp. 3-19 in Reynolds, Robert E.. Old Ores: Mining history in the easterm Mojave Desert. April 2005. {TAS-pdf}
No collections made at this location.
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Date and time this article was prepared:8:15:27 AM, 7/13/2024.