Blue Jay Mine

The 'Blue Jay 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: 
1986-01-0036
Resource Type: 
Document: Text
Theme Keywords: 
metallic ores
mineral resources
mining and quarrying
natural resource assessment
reports
Silver, Sulfide
Gold, Lode
Lead, Sulfide
Copper, Sulfide
Tungsten
Place Keywords: 
United States
Arizona
Pima County
Sahuarita - 15 Min
T18S R15E Sec 12 C
Santa Rita Mts. physiographic area
Helvetia-Rosemont metallic mineral dist.
Pima158
Time Keywords: 
1910s
Start Date: 
1919-01-01
End Date: 
1919-12-31
Coordinates: 
Publication Date: 
2015-06-30
Contributor: 
Jayme, R.
Thornton, Edward
Collection: 
G. M. Colvocoresses
Bibliographic Citation: 
Please cite by using: [a description of the item]. 1986-01-0036, G. M. Colvocoresses mining collection, Arizona Geological Survey.
Contact Phone: 
602-771-1601