Copper World

The 'Copper World' 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: 
1986-01-0076
Resource Type: 
Document: Text
Theme Keywords: 
maps and atlases
metallic ores
mineral resources
mining and quarrying
natural resource assessment
reports
subsurface maps
Zinc, Sulfide
Copper, Sulfide
Silver
Gold, Lode
Place Keywords: 
United States
Arizona
Mohave County
Wabayuma Peak - 7.5 Min
Pacific Copper
T18N R16W Sec 25 SE
Hualapai Mts. physiographic area
Hualapai metallic mineral dist.
Mohave515A
Time Keywords: 
1910s
1920s
Start Date: 
1918-01-01
End Date: 
1925-12-31
Coordinates: 
Publication Date: 
2015-06-30
Contributor: 
DeCamp, W. V.
Moore, Granville
White, J. L.
Collection: 
G. M. Colvocoresses
Bibliographic Citation: 
Please cite by using: [a description of the item]. 1986-01-0076, G. M. Colvocoresses mining collection, Arizona Geological Survey.
Contact Phone: 
602-771-1601
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