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Thanks to all who joined us for Dallas for the 2014 Dallas Mineral Collector Symposium. Held on August 21-22, The Dallas Symposium included a Friday night cocktail party at the Perot Museum of Nature and Science followed by the Saturday Symposium featuring internationally recognized experts in mineral collecting and geology.

Guest speakers for 2014 included:

The Great Oxidation Event – Diversity of Colorful Mineral Species
Dr. Robert Hazen
Biography

Adventures in Mexico’s Great Specimen Mines
Dr. Peter Megaw
Biography

The Milpillas Mine, Sonora, Mexico – A Modern Bonanza
Evan Jones
Biography

Thumbnail Specimens: Little Treasures – Collecting and Competing
Dr. James Houran
Biography

Red Cloud – The World’s Greatest Wulfenite Locality
Les Presmyk
Biography

Origin of Precious Metal Deposits – Mines That Produce World-Class Collectible Specimens
Dr. David Mustart
Biography

Gold Rush – California’s Crystallized Gold Specimens
Dr. Robert Cook
Biography

Gold Fever – Monster Gold Nuggets of Victoria’s Golden Triangle
Tony Fraser
Biography

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