Dover Copper Mines

The 'Dover Copper Mines' 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: 
1986-01-0091
Resource Type: 
Document: Text
Theme Keywords: 
metallic ores
mineral resources
mining and quarrying
reports
Copper, Oxide
Gold
Silver
Place Keywords: 
United States
Arizona
Greenlee County
Clifton - 15 Min
Keating
Phelps Dodge
Hanna Mining Co.
Copper Plate
T4S R29E Sec 6 SW
Morenci physiographic area
Copper Mountain metallic mineral dist.
Greenlee45A
Time Keywords: 
1930s
Start Date: 
1937-01-01
End Date: 
1937-12-31
Coordinates: 
Publication Date: 
2015-06-30
Contributor: 
Colvocoresses, George M., II
Douglas, J. S.
Scott, Charles Henry, Jr.
Collection: 
G. M. Colvocoresses
Bibliographic Citation: 
Please cite by using: [a description of the item]. 1986-01-0091, G. M. Colvocoresses mining collection, Arizona Geological Survey.
Contact Phone: 
602-771-1601