Catoctin Mine

The 'Catoctin 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: 
1986-01-0058
Resource Type: 
Document: Text
Theme Keywords: 
chemical analysis
metallic ores
mineral resources
mining and quarrying
reports
Gold
Silver
Copper, Sulfide
Lead
Place Keywords: 
United States
Arizona
Yavapai County
Wilhoit - 7.5 Min
T12.5N R3W Sec 36 NW
Mt. Union physiographic area
Little Copper Creek metallic mineral dist.
Yavapai242A
Time Keywords: 
1920s
1930s
Start Date: 
1928-01-01
End Date: 
1935-12-31
Coordinates: 
Publication Date: 
2015-06-30
Contributor: 
Collection: 
G. M. Colvocoresses
Bibliographic Citation: 
Please cite by using: [a description of the item]. 1986-01-0058, G. M. Colvocoresses mining collection, Arizona Geological Survey.
Contact Phone: 
602-771-1601