Desert Queen

The 'Desert Queen' file is part of the Richard Mieritz mining collection, consisting of economic geologic information on mining properties and prospects across Arizona and surrounding states. Richard Mieritz was a graduate of the University of Wisconsin before moving to Arizona. He worked at the Silver Bell for ASARCO during the late 1940s. He was later a consultant based out of Phoenix. Records show he was a registered engineer and geologist in Arizona from the 1950s until 1995.

 

Resource ID: 
1989-01-0034
Resource Type: 
Document: Text
Theme Keywords: 
drilling and coring
geography
geology
maps and atlases
metallic ores
mineral resources
mineralogy
natural resource exploration
natural resources
reports
Uranium
Place Keywords: 
United States
Arizona
Gila County
El Capitan Mtn - 7.5 Min
T3S R15E Sec 2 W2
Mescal Mts. physiographic area
Lucky Boy metallic mineral dist.
Fran
Zora
Peanuts
Desert Queen
Interstate
Gila48
Time Keywords: 
1950s
Start Date: 
1958-01-01
End Date: 
1958-12-31
Coordinates: 
Publication Date: 
2014-05-28
Contributor: 
Mieritz, Richard E.
Collection: 
Richard Mieritz mining collection
Bibliographic Citation: 
Please cite by using: [a description of the item]. 1989-01-0034, Richard Mieritz mining collection, Arizona Geological Survey.
Contact Phone: 
602-771-1601