Cooper, Lewis - Orizaba

The 'Cooper, Lewis - Orizaba' file is part of the Walter E. Heinrichs, Jr. Mining collection. Walter was a graduated from the Colorado School of Mines in 1940. His early career was spent in Oklahoma and Texas. He was the co-discoverer of the Pima Mine in southern Arizona using geophysical techniques and went on to co-found the Heinrichs GEOEXploration Company in Tucson in 1958. Walter was active in several professional geological organizations and received numerous awards for his contributions to the profession.

 

Resource ID: 
2002-01-0207
Resource Type: 
Document: Text
Theme Keywords: 
borehole logging
chemical analysis
drilling and coring
economic geology
electromagnetic surveying
geologic structure
geology
mineral resources
mineralogy
reports
Copper, Sulfide
Copper, Oxide
Gold, Lode
Silver
Place Keywords: 
United States
Arizona
Maricopa County
Squaw Creek Mesa - 7.5 Min
Belcher Pat. Claim
Orizaba-Southern Cross Group
Allied Mining & Smelting
T8N R3E Sec 29 W2
New River physiographic area
New River metallic mineral dist.
Maricopa640A
Time Keywords: 
1960s
1970s
Start Date: 
1964-01-01
End Date: 
1975-12-31
Coordinates: 
Publication Date: 
2014-12-15
Contributor: 
Collection: 
Walter E. Heinrichs, Jr.
Bibliographic Citation: 
Please cite by using: [a description of the item]. 2002-01-0207, Walter E. Heinrichs, Jr. mining collection, Arizona Geological Survey.
Contact Phone: 
602-771-1601