Dixie Mine

The 'Dixie 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: 
1986-01-0090
Resource Type: 
Document: Text
Theme Keywords: 
maps and atlases
metallic ores
mineral resources
mining and quarrying
reports
subsurface maps
Copper, Oxide
Silver
Gold, Lode
Tin
Place Keywords: 
United States
Arizona
Maricopa County
Mcdowell Peak - 7.5 Min
Uncle John
Seth Parker
Red Mountain
T4N R5E Sec 25 SW
Mcdowell physiographic area
Mcdowell metallic mineral dist.
Maricopa495
Time Keywords: 
1910s
1930s
Start Date: 
1917-01-01
End Date: 
1937-12-31
Coordinates: 
Publication Date: 
2015-06-30
Contributor: 
Colvocoresses, George M., II
Meyers, C. E.
Collection: 
G. M. Colvocoresses
Bibliographic Citation: 
Please cite by using: [a description of the item]. 1986-01-0090, G. M. Colvocoresses mining collection, Arizona Geological Survey.
Contact Phone: 
602-771-1601
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