Copper Chief Mine

The 'Copper Chief 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: 
1986-01-0072
Resource Type: 
Document: Text
Theme Keywords: 
chemical analysis
metallic ores
mineral resources
mining and quarrying
natural resource assessment
reports
Copper, Sulfide
Copper, Oxide
Gold
Silver
Lead
Zinc
Place Keywords: 
United States
Arizona
Yavapai County
Cottonwood - 7.5 Min
Hayden Development Co.
T15N R2.5E Sec 12 N2
Black Hills (Ya) physiographic area
Shea metallic mineral dist.
Yavapai591C
Time Keywords: 
1910s
1920s
1930s
Start Date: 
1913-01-01
End Date: 
1937-12-31
Coordinates: 
Publication Date: 
2015-06-30
Contributor: 
American Smelting and Refining Co.
Baverstock and Payne
Colvocoresses, George M., II
Hayden Development Co.
Scott, A.
Sill and Sill
Collection: 
G. M. Colvocoresses
Bibliographic Citation: 
Please cite by using: [a description of the item]. 1986-01-0072, G. M. Colvocoresses mining collection, Arizona Geological Survey.
Contact Phone: 
602-771-1601