Verde Heritage: 1950s uranium claims on Mingus

The traditional image of a prospector seeking gold, silver, and copper, became obsolete with the recent arrival of prospectors seeking uranium, guided by airborne scintillators and Geiger counters, collecting ore samples with rotary drills and bulldozers.

The traditional image of a prospector seeking gold, silver, and copper, became obsolete with the recent arrival of prospectors seeking uranium, guided by airborne scintillators and Geiger counters, collecting ore samples with rotary drills and bulldozers.

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