Arizona Copper Queen

The 'Arizona Copper 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: 
1986-01-0016
Resource Type: 
Document: Text
Theme Keywords: 
chemical analysis
metallic ores
mineral resources
mining and quarrying
natural resource assessment
reports
Copper, Oxide
Copper, Sulfide
Place Keywords: 
United States
Arizona
Yavapai County
Brooklyn Peak - 7.5 Min
Claims Ms 3731
Bloody Basin Mineral Dev. Co.
Goldflower Group
Arizona Copper Queen
T10N R4E Sec 33 SW
Perry Mesa physiographic area
Bloody Basin metallic mineral dist.
Yavapai762
Time Keywords: 
1930s
Start Date: 
1917-07-07
End Date: 
1939-04-28
Coordinates: 
Publication Date: 
2015-06-30
Contributor: 
Arizona Assay Office
Arizona Republic
Colvocoresses, George M., II
Wheeler, A. Arnold
Collection: 
G. M. Colvocoresses
Bibliographic Citation: 
Please cite by using: [a description of the item]. 1986-01-0016, G. M. Colvocoresses mining collection, Arizona Geological Survey.
Contact Phone: 
602-771-1601