Adams, Robert - Fortuna Claims Group Silver Bell Mining District

The 'Adams, Robert - Fortuna Claims Group Silver Bell Mining District' file is part of the Walter E. Heinrichs, Jr. Mining collection. Walter was a graduated from the Colorado School of Mines in 1940. His early career was spent in Oklahoma and Texas. He was the co-discoverer of the Pima Mine in southern Arizona using geophysical techniques and went on to co-found the Heinrichs GEOEXploration Company in Tucson in 1958. Walter was active in several professional geological organizations and received numerous awards for his contributions to the profession.

 

Resource ID: 
2002-01-0291
Resource Type: 
Document: Text
Theme Keywords: 
aerial photography
electromagnetic surveying
geology
geophysics
image collections
land surveying
maps and atlases
mineralogy
mining and quarrying
natural resource assessment
natural resource exploration
reports
Zinc
Lead
Silver
Place Keywords: 
United States
Arizona
Pima County
Vaca Hills - 15 Min
Esperanza
T11S R8E Sec 21 NW
Silver Bell Mts. physiographic area
Silver Bell metallic mineral dist.
Pima575
Time Keywords: 
1960s
Start Date: 
1958-01-01
End Date: 
1962-12-31
Coordinates: 
Publication Date: 
2014-12-15
Contributor: 
Collection: 
Walter E. Heinrichs, Jr.
Bibliographic Citation: 
Please cite by using: [a description of the item]. 2002-01-0291, Walter E. Heinrichs, Jr. mining collection, Arizona Geological Survey.
Contact Phone: 
602-771-1601
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