Clifton and Morenci Mining District (Images of America) by Robert A. Chilicky,Gerald D. Hunt

By Robert A. Chilicky,Gerald D. Hunt

throughout the United States, from vast towns to small cities and rural hamlets, there are various tales of demanding situations, old occasions, brave humans, tragedy, and luck. the very best and most fun stories is probably not renowned. Such is the case for the cities of Clifton and Morenci, Arizona. They survived exertions moves, emerging and falling copper costs, devastating floods, outlaws and lawlessness, playing homes, and saloons. All this extra to the lore that those cities have been many of the roughest groups within the West. at the present time, after 143 years of mining, Freeport-McMoRan�s Morenci copper mine is the biggest in North the United States. enlargement has required new houses in Clifton-Morenci, a latest library, and leisure amenities. citizens are pleased with their communities.

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