Arizona Magma Mine

The 'Arizona Magma 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: 
1986-01-0019
Resource Type: 
Document: Text
Theme Keywords: 
chemical analysis
mineral resources
natural resource assessment
reports
subsurface maps
Silver
Gold, Lode
Lead
Place Keywords: 
United States
Arizona
Mohave County
Chloride - 7.5 Min
Diana
T23N R18W Sec 5 NE
Cerbat Mts. physiographic area
Wallapai metallic mineral dist.
Mohave119A
Time Keywords: 
1920s
1930s
1940s
Start Date: 
1920-01-01
End Date: 
1947-12-31
Coordinates: 
Publication Date: 
2015-06-30
Contributor: 
Elgin, Robert A.
Elmer, Charles P.
Mining World
Nasland, Harry
Southwestern Engineering Co.
Walsh, T. D.
Wimer, N. A.
Collection: 
G. M. Colvocoresses
Bibliographic Citation: 
Please cite by using: [a description of the item]. 1986-01-0019, G. M. Colvocoresses mining collection, Arizona Geological Survey.
Contact Phone: 
602-771-1601