Forbach Placer

The 'Forbach Placer' 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: 
1986-01-0104
Resource Type: 
Document: Text
Theme Keywords: 
chemical analysis
gold ores
maps and atlases
mineral resources
placer deposit mining
reports
Gold, Placer
Place Keywords: 
United States
Arizona
Yavapai County
Wilhoit - 7.5 Min
Mexican Gulch
T13N R3W Sec 32 SW
Sierra Prieta physiographic area
Yavapai256
Time Keywords: 
1930s
1940s
Start Date: 
1932-01-01
End Date: 
1945-12-31
Coordinates: 
Publication Date: 
2015-06-30
Contributor: 
Collection: 
G. M. Colvocoresses
Bibliographic Citation: 
Please cite by using: [a description of the item]. 1986-01-0104, G. M. Colvocoresses mining collection, Arizona Geological Survey.
Contact Phone: 
602-771-1601
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