thorough and accurate history of genuine diamonds in Arkansas by Glenn W. Worthington

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Published by M.A.P./Mid-America Prospecting in Murfreesboro, AR .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Diamond mines and mining -- Arkansas -- Pike County.,
  • Diamonds -- Arkansas.,
  • Crater of Diamonds State Park (Ark.),
  • Pike County (Ark.) -- History -- 20th century.

Edition Notes

Book details

Other titlesGenuine diamonds in Arkansas
Statementwritten by Glenn W. Worthington.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTN993 .W67 2003
The Physical Object
Pagination140 p. :
Number of Pages140
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16276072M
LC Control Number2003279372

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This book has hundreds of photographs, maps, charts and illustrations. Lots of information on how to mine these items. Newly up-dated thru March S.B. $   The author actually found one of the large diamonds shown on the back cover, and he has had decades of experience looking for and finding diamonds in Arkansas.

He gives fun stories about the large diamond finds and a very detailed history of the diamond mine.

This book is definitely worth the money, and it is really well written.5/5(1). Four years later he revised, expanded and updated his book that explains the history and some of the geological science pertaining to these USA diamonds.

In June of he released the third edition of “Genuine Diamonds Found in Arkansas.” In it he details the /5(3). Learn the 3 main methods for finding diamonds at Arkansas' Crater of Diamonds State Park so you can find, and keep, genuine diamonds of your own. The author has found over diamonds in Arkansas.

Two of them weighed over two carats each. Learn from a pro then translate your new-found knowledge into valuable diamond finds. Wilcox, Jerry D. Arkansas’ Incredible Diamond Mine Story. N.p.: Jerry D. Wilcox, Worthington, Glenn W. A Thorough and Accurate History of Genuine Diamonds in Arkansas.

Murfreesboro, AR: Mid-America Prospecting, Staff of the Arkansas Department of. Digging Up Arkansas Diamond Mining History Genuine Diamonds Found in Arkansas, no. 7 Genuine Diamonds Found in Arkansas by Glenn W.

Worthington. ebook. Sign up to save your library. With an OverDrive account, you can save your favorite libraries for at-a-glance information about availability. My book, "Genuine Diamonds Found in Arkansas. It’s Official. The Real Stories behind Arkansas’s State Symbols.

2nd ed. Little Rock: Butler Center Books, Worthington, Glenn W. A Thorough and Accurate History of Genuine Diamonds in Arkansas. Murfreesboro, AR: Mid-America Prospecting, David Ware Arkansas Secretary of State’s Office. Last Updated: 03/08/   Rest in peace, James.

Your legendary feats at the Crater of Diamonds State Park will never be equaled. * Much information about James Archer in this article came from - A Thorough and Accurate History of Genuine Diamonds in Arkansas. Written by Glen W. Worthington.

Published by Mid America Prospecting, Murfreesboro, : Pat Gillum. Results of another scientific study of solid mineral inclusions in Arkansas diamonds.

"Crater of Diamonds," A Short History: toL.M. Morrison, Lapidary Journal, Vol. 32, No. 5, pp., and(). Account of the history of the “Crater of Diamonds,” thorough and accurate history of genuine diamonds in Arkansas book information on how to visit the site to hunt for diamonds.

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32, No. 5, pp.and(). Account of the history of the “Crater of Diamonds”, and information on how to visit the site to hunt for diamonds.

Crater of Diamonds State Park is a acre ( ha) Arkansas state park in Pike County, Arkansas, in the United park features a acre ( ha) plowed field, the world's only diamond-bearing site accessible to the ds have continuously been discovered in the field sinceincluding the Strawn-Wagner Diamond.

The site became a state park in after the Governing body: Arkansas Department of Parks and. The majority of Arkansas diamonds, then as now, come in at under ten points, or about 1/10th of a carat. But inone lucky miner pulled a carat monster out of the ground.

Some visitors to SW Arkansas' Crater of Diamonds State Park find a valuable gem after just a short while on the search field.

This ebook relates numerous, true stories of lucky visitors who discover a diamond quickly at this famous state park. Many color photos are incorporated to help tell these fascinating stories. *Some info about James Archer for this post came from - A thorough and accurate History of Genuine Diamonds in Arkansas, written by Glen W.

Worthington. Published by Mid America Prosprecting, Murfreesboro, Ar. Author: Pat Gillum. All of the Diamonds on this page are "Authentic Arkansas Diamonds" from "The Crater of Diamonds State Park" Each Diamond comes with the Original Card of Authenticity from the Crater of Diamonds State Park.

Or From the Original Purchaser. The color listed is what's on the original card from the Crater. It takes points to make 1 Carat. For a Thorough and Accurate History of Genuine Diamonds in Arkansas, check out Glenn Worthington's excellent book by that title.

Posted by maarten at PM Labels: Arkansas diamonds, colored diamonds, Crater of Diamonds. Diamond. A rkansas designated diamond as the official state gem in (the same legislation, Actrecognizes quartz crystal as the state mineral and bauxite as the state rock).

Arkansas is one of the few places in North America where diamonds are present and the only place where tourists may hunt for them. The importance of diamonds in Arkansas history is also acknowledged on the state.

Crater of Diamonds State Park. This diamond mine is located near Murfreesboro, a fee of a few dollars you can enter the mine, search all day and keep any diamonds that you find.

In addition to diamonds, you might find one of the many colorful gemstones that occur naturally there. These include: amethyst, agate, jasper, garnet, peridot, hematite and many others.

The author teaches the three, main methods for finding diamonds in Arkansas. He also gives examples of people who have found success using these methods. Men, women, children, and the elderly can use these methods to find valuable diamonds at Arkansas' Crater of Diamonds State Park which is open to the public days each year.

With a name like Crater of Diamonds, visitors to the Arkansas state park have high expectations. But for year-old Kalel Langford, the dream of. A wide variety of arkansas diamonds for sale options are available to you, There are 19 suppliers who sells arkansas diamonds for sale onmainly located in Asia.

The top countries of suppliers are India, China, from which the percentage of arkansas diamonds for sale supply is. RTJ/1/ APPENDIX II: PERTINENT ARKANSAS LEGISLATION ACT of AN ACT to Permit the Parks, Recreation and Travel Commission to Enter into Lease Arrangements for Commercial Production of Diamonds at the Crater of Diamonds State Park in a Manner Consistent with the Operation of the State Park; and for Other Purposes.

The Arkansas Diamonds were a soccer club based in Little Rock, Arkansas that competed in the SISL and team was first owned by Samir Haj, a youth club coach based in Fayetteville, franchise struggled for funding as it first played outdoor at Scott Field in Little Rock and its indoor games on the road.

The Arkansas Diamond Primary Book Award was established by the Arkansas Elementary School Council in to encourage reading for students in Grades K The name of the award was chosen because Arkansas is the only diamond producing state.

The Arkansas Diamond Award is selected by an annual vote. Children in Grades K-3 must have read at least. Is Digging For Diamonds in Arkansas Worth It. Southwest of Hot Springs, Arkansas there is a park where you can dig for diamonds.

Arkansas has historical roots in being a diamond state, and this credit is found on their license plates and state flag. Most People Don’t Know There Used To Be Another Diamond Mine In Arkansas.

Everyone knows and loves the Crater of Diamonds State Park, but most folks don’t know how the public diamond mine originated.

The Mauney House was the first diamond mine for tourists in : Carol Ann Carson. The paragon of physical perfection and a sparkling example of Earth's forces at work, the diamond has fascinated all realms of society, from starlets to scientists.

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Then, a few weeks ago, I was on the phone with my boyfriend, Jim, when he mentioned a couple coworkers—he’s working on the set of Duck Dynasty in Monroe, La.—who were driving three hours north into Arkansas for the weekend, to camp near the Crater of Diamonds.

When visiting Crater of Diamonds State Park in Murfreesboro, Arkansas, there are three popular methods of searching for diamonds: Surface searching, dry sifting, and wet sifting.

The more you know about each option, the more enjoyable your stay will be at the world's only public diamond mine. Surface Searching%(). Written By Justin Zzyzx and Brandy Naugle for Investigative Reporting by Yinan Wang. Arkansas is known for something very unique.

The ONLY public access diamond mine in the entire world. For a small fee, anyone can go to the Crater of Diamonds State Park in Murfreesboro Arkansas and search for diamonds in the giant open dirt field. While it is certainly no easy task to.

2) most of the diamonds are the size of a pin head which unless you have lots of time and a magnifying glass, you probably won't find it and 3) it's hard work.

Those people that found diamonds in that that park since that is worth something was in the right place at the right time.

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Nick lives with his brother because his parents decided to migrate to Australia/5. History of Diamonds Diamonds are the most prized and highly valued of gemstones.

Throughout history they have been admired by royalty and worn as a symbol of strength, courage and invincibility. Over the centuries the diamond acquired unique status as the ultimate gift of love, in myth and Size: KB.

But what are the odds of finding a diamond at Crater of Diamonds State Park. The State Park has a listing of largest diamonds found and quantity of diamonds per year, along with the total number of visitors in the park. In there werevisitors to the park. A total of diamonds were found and registered with the park.

Free Diamonds at Arkansas State Park Travis Christner and his wife, of Richmond, Mich, digging away on his second visit to Crater of Diamonds in the State Park in Murfreesboro, Arkansas found a diamond over one quarter carat in size and recently and Chad Johnson almost threw away one of the biggest diamonds ever found there.

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