Cactus Queen

The 'Cactus Queen' 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: 
1986-01-0050
Resource Type: 
Document: Text
Theme Keywords: 
maps and atlases
metallic ores
mineral resources
mining and quarrying
reports
subsurface maps
Copper, Oxide
Aluminum, Pyrophyllite
Gold, Lode
Specimens, Wulfenite
Place Keywords: 
United States
Arizona
Mohave County
Artillery Peak - 15 Min
Iron Clad
T11N R14W Sec 13 SW
Rawhide Mts. physiographic area
Cleopatra metallic mineral dist.
Mohave379A
Time Keywords: 
1910s
Start Date: 
1917-01-01
End Date: 
1919-12-31
Coordinates: 
Publication Date: 
2015-06-30
Contributor: 
Collection: 
G. M. Colvocoresses
Bibliographic Citation: 
Please cite by using: [a description of the item]. 1986-01-0050, G. M. Colvocoresses mining collection, Arizona Geological Survey.
Contact Phone: 
602-771-1601