Florence Lead Silver Mine

The 'Florence Lead Silver 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: 
1986-01-0102
Resource Type: 
Document: Text
Theme Keywords: 
metallic ores
mineral resources
mining and quarrying
reports
Lead, Galena
Gold
Molybdenum, Wulfenite
Silver
Specimens, Wulfenite
Place Keywords: 
United States
Arizona
Pinal County
Kearny - 7.5 Min
Cardinal Claims
Hogtown Claims
Spencer Tunnel
T5S R13E Sec 12 E2
Tortilla Mts. physiographic area
Ripsey metallic mineral dist.
Pinal364B
Time Keywords: 
1930s
Start Date: 
1931-01-01
End Date: 
1931-12-31
Coordinates: 
Publication Date: 
2015-06-30
Contributor: 
Colvocoresses, George M., II
Gohring, W. B.
Collection: 
G. M. Colvocoresses
Bibliographic Citation: 
Please cite by using: [a description of the item]. 1986-01-0102, G. M. Colvocoresses mining collection, Arizona Geological Survey.
Contact Phone: 
602-771-1601