Mineral Hill

The 'Mineral Hill' 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: 
1986-01-0192
Resource Type: 
Document: Text
Theme Keywords: 
geology
metallic ores
mineral resources
mining and quarrying
reports
Copper, Oxide
Iron
Silver
Gold, Lode
Beryllium
Place Keywords: 
United States
Arizona
La Paz County
Black Peak - 15 Min
Mohave Chief Claim
Norma Claim
T10N R17W Sec 3 SE
Buckskin Mts. physiographic area
Planet metallic mineral dist.
LaPaz278
Time Keywords: 
1910s
1920s
Start Date: 
1915-01-01
End Date: 
1923-12-31
Coordinates: 
Publication Date: 
2015-06-30
Contributor: 
O'Hara, Patrick
McKnight, H. S.
Collection: 
G. M. Colvocoresses
Bibliographic Citation: 
Please cite by using: [a description of the item]. 1986-01-0192, G. M. Colvocoresses mining collection, Arizona Geological Survey.
Contact Phone: 
602-771-1601
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