Agua Fria Placer

The 'Agua Fria Placer' file is part of the G. M. Colvocoresses mining collection. Colvocoresses was a mining engineer and metallurgist in Arizona. He was General Manager of Southwest Metals Company, Humboldt, AZ. It acquired Consolidated Arizona Smelting Company by the end of 1921. In 1920, Colvocoresses was appointed receiver for Consolidated Arizona Smelting Company out of Phoenix. This collection is comprised mainly of his reports on field visits or submittals from approximately 300 Arizona properties and 100 more properties in the Southwest.

 

Resource ID: 
1986-01-0005
Resource Type: 
Document: Text
Theme Keywords: 
metallic ores
mineral resources
natural resource assessment
placer deposit mining
reports
Gold, Placer
Place Keywords: 
United States
Arizona
Maricopa County
Black Canyon City - 7.5 Min
Agua Fria Placer
T8N R2E Sec 29 NE
Rock Springs physiographic area
Maricopa23
Time Keywords: 
1930s
Start Date: 
1933-01-01
End Date: 
1937-12-31
Coordinates: 
Publication Date: 
2015-06-30
Contributor: 
Colvocoresses, George M., II
Collection: 
G. M. Colvocoresses
Bibliographic Citation: 
Please cite by using: [a description of the item]. 1986-01-0005, G. M. Colvocoresses mining collection, Arizona Geological Survey.
Contact Phone: 
602-771-1601
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