Detroit Mine

The 'Detroit 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: 
1986-01-0088
Resource Type: 
Document: Text
Theme Keywords: 
mineral resources
mining and quarrying
reports
subsurface maps
Silver
Gold, Lode
Copper, Sulfide
Zinc, Sulfide
Uranium
Lead, Sulfide
Iron
Aluminum
S
Place Keywords: 
United States
Arizona
Mohave County
Cerbat - 7.5 Min
Hudson Tunnel
New York Tunnels
T23N R18W Sec 36 NE
Cerbat Mts. physiographic area
Wallapai metallic mineral dist.
Mohave132B
Time Keywords: 
1910s
Start Date: 
1918-01-01
End Date: 
1919-12-31
Coordinates: 
Publication Date: 
2015-06-30
Contributor: 
DeCamp, W. V.
Holland, L. F. S.
White, J. L.
Collection: 
G. M. Colvocoresses
Bibliographic Citation: 
Please cite by using: [a description of the item]. 1986-01-0088, G. M. Colvocoresses mining collection, Arizona Geological Survey.
Contact Phone: 
602-771-1601