Vulture Mine

The 'Vulture Mine' 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: 
1986-01-0291
Resource Type: 
Document: Text
Theme Keywords: 
gold ores
metallic ores
mineral resources
mining and quarrying
natural resource assessment
reports
Gold, Lode
Gold
Silver, Oxide
Lead, Sulfide
Iron, Hema-Magne
Tungsten
Iron, Sulfide
Copper, Sulfide
Zinc, Sulfide
Lithium
Place Keywords: 
United States
Arizona
Maricopa County
Vulture Mountains - 15 Min
Talmage
Jane Elmore
Sheridan
Elmore
Van Buren
Astor
Conkling
Hamilton
Custer
Sherman
Pit Gold
Vulture Extension
East Vulture
Black Hawk
Texhoma
Cook
T6N R6W Sec 36 C
Vulture Mts. physiographic area
Vulture metallic mineral dist.
Maricopa273
Time Keywords: 
1910s
1920s
1930s
Start Date: 
1913-01-01
End Date: 
1939-12-31
Coordinates: 
Publication Date: 
2015-06-30
Contributor: 
Banks, H. R.
Colvocoresses, George M., II
Holland, L. F. S.
Mining and Scientific Press
Collection: 
G. M. Colvocoresses
Bibliographic Citation: 
Please cite by using: [a description of the item]. 1986-01-0291, G. M. Colvocoresses mining collection, Arizona Geological Survey.
Contact Phone: 
602-771-1601