Arizona Butte Mines

The 'Arizona Butte 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: 
1986-01-0014
Resource Type: 
Document: Text
Theme Keywords: 
chemical analysis
maps and atlases
mineral resources
mining and quarrying
natural resource assessment
reports
subsurface maps
Silver
Lead
Zinc
Iron, Sulfide
Iron, Hematite
Uranium
Place Keywords: 
United States
Arizona
Mohave County
Stockton Hill - 7.5 Min
Comstock Silver
Arizona Butte
Old Colony Mines
T22N R17W Sec 9 NE
Cerbat Mts. physiographic area
Wallapai metallic mineral dist.
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Time Keywords: 
1910s
1920s
Start Date: 
1919-06-14
End Date: 
1921-09-30
Coordinates: 
Publication Date: 
2015-06-30
Contributor: 
Collection: 
G. M. Colvocoresses
Bibliographic Citation: 
Please cite by using: [a description of the item]. 1986-01-0014, G. M. Colvocoresses mining collection, Arizona Geological Survey.
Contact Phone: 
602-771-1601
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