Dead Shot

The 'Dead Shot' 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: 
1986-01-0086
Resource Type: 
Document: Text
Theme Keywords: 
metallic ores
mineral resources
mining and quarrying
reports
Gold
Silver
Copper
Lead
Place Keywords: 
United States
Arizona
Yavapai County
Groom Creek - 7.5 Min
Dead Shot Vein
Vanderbilt Tunnel
Evergreen
Gold Prospect
T12N R2W Sec 1 W2
Mt. Union physiographic area
Mount Union metallic mineral dist.
Yavapai1152A
Time Keywords: 
1920s
1930s
Start Date: 
1926-01-01
End Date: 
1937-12-31
Coordinates: 
Publication Date: 
2015-06-30
Contributor: 
Barringer, Daniel Moreau
Colvocoresses, George M., II
Collection: 
G. M. Colvocoresses
Bibliographic Citation: 
Please cite by using: [a description of the item]. 1986-01-0086, G. M. Colvocoresses mining collection, Arizona Geological Survey.
Contact Phone: 
602-771-1601
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