Location Found: Franklin
 Year Discovered: 1825
 Formula: TiO2
 Essential Elements: Oxygen, Titanium
 All Elements in Formula: Oxygen, Titanium
 IMA Status: Valid - first described prior to 1959 (pre-IMA) - "Grandfathered"
 To find out more about this mineral at minDat's website, follow this link   Brookite

Dunn, Pete J. (1995). Franklin and Sterling Hill New Jersey: the world's most magnificent mineral deposits. Franklin, NJ.: The Franklin-Ogdensburg Mineralogical Society. p.584

Frondel, Clifford (1972). The minerals of Franklin and Sterling Hill, a checklist. NY.: John Willey & Sons. p.46

The Picking Table References
 PT Issue and PageDescription / Comment
View IssueV. 51, No. 2 - Fall 2010, pg. 14Anatase and Its Polymorph Cousins of the Buckwheat
View IssueV. 24 No. 2 - Fall 1983, pg. 12Minerals of the Buckwheat Dolomite Franklin, New Jersey, Brookite
View IssueV. 20, No. 1 - March 1979, pg. 10Micromineralogy Stalking The Elusive Brookite by Helen U. Warinsky
View IssueV. 19, No. 2 - September 1978, pg. 9The Post Palache Minerals by Frank Z. Edwards - Brookite
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