American Kirkland Mines

The 'American Kirkland Mines' 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: 
1986-01-0008
Resource Type: 
Document: Text
Theme Keywords: 
chemical analysis
drilling and coring
metallic ores
mineral resources
natural resource assessment
Gold
Silver
Lead
Vanadium
Place Keywords: 
United States
Arizona
Yavapai County
Kirkland - 7.5 Min
T12N R5W Sec 13 N2
Kirkland Valley physiographic area
Kirkland metallic mineral dist.
Yavapai350
Time Keywords: 
1930s
Start Date: 
1939-01-28
End Date: 
1939-04-04
Coordinates: 
Publication Date: 
2015-06-30
Contributor: 
Bonham, Gordon W.
Colvocoresses, George M., II
Collection: 
G. M. Colvocoresses
Bibliographic Citation: 
Please cite by using: [a description of the item]. 1986-01-0008, G. M. Colvocoresses mining collection, Arizona Geological Survey.
Contact Phone: 
602-771-1601