Buckeye Mica

The 'Buckeye Mica' 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: 
1986-01-0047
Resource Type: 
Document: Text
Theme Keywords: 
mineral resources
mining and quarrying
reports
Mica
Place Keywords: 
United States
Arizona
Maricopa County
Buckeye - 15 Min
T1S R3W Sec 29 SE
Buckeye Hills physiographic area
Buckeye Hills metallic mineral dist.
Maricopa16
Time Keywords: 
1930s
Start Date: 
1938-01-01
End Date: 
1938-12-31
Coordinates: 
Publication Date: 
2015-06-30
Contributor: 
Wicks, Frank
Orem, Clarence L.
Collection: 
G. M. Colvocoresses
Bibliographic Citation: 
Please cite by using: [a description of the item]. 1986-01-0047, G. M. Colvocoresses mining collection, Arizona Geological Survey.
Contact Phone: 
602-771-1601