De Soto Mine

The 'De Soto 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: 
1986-01-0084
Resource Type: 
Document: Text
Theme Keywords: 
maps and atlases
metallic ores
mineral resources
mining and quarrying
natural resource assessment
reports
subsurface maps
Copper, Oxide
Gold
Silver
Tungsten
Place Keywords: 
United States
Arizona
Yavapai County
Battle Flat - 7.5 Min
Copper Link
Whale
Patented Claims Ms 1462
Patented Claims Ms 1463
T11N R1E Sec 20 NW
Bradshaw Mts. physiographic area
Mayer metallic mineral dist.
Yavapai1188A
Time Keywords: 
1910s
1920s
1930s
1940s
Start Date: 
1913-01-01
End Date: 
1947-12-31
Coordinates: 
Publication Date: 
2015-06-30
Contributor: 
U. S. Geological Survey
Banks, H. R.
Bardon, Thomas
Biles, David H.
Clark, Benard A.
Colvocoresses, George M., II
Ferguson, Claude
Gibbs, Fred
Harbauer, G. J.
Hurst, Roscoe
Obert, L. R.
Office of the County Treasurer
Perry, Vincent D.
Sales,
Collection: 
G. M. Colvocoresses
Bibliographic Citation: 
Please cite by using: [a description of the item]. 1986-01-0084, G. M. Colvocoresses mining collection, Arizona Geological Survey.
Contact Phone: 
602-771-1601