Greaterville Placers

The 'Greaterville Placers' 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: 
1986-01-0125
Resource Type: 
Document: Text
Theme Keywords: 
gold ores
placer deposit mining
reports
Gold, Placer
Silver
Place Keywords: 
United States
Arizona
Pima County
Empire Mountains - 15 Min
Kentucky
Boston
Empire
Graham
Louisiana
Harshaw
Colorado
Hummel Property
Hughes
T19S R16E Sec 16 SE
Sonoita Basin physiographic area
Pima141
Time Keywords: 
1920s
Start Date: 
1927-01-01
End Date: 
1927-12-31
Coordinates: 
Publication Date: 
2015-06-30
Contributor: 
Arizona Bureau of Mines
Collection: 
G. M. Colvocoresses
Bibliographic Citation: 
Please cite by using: [a description of the item]. 1986-01-0125, G. M. Colvocoresses mining collection, Arizona Geological Survey.
Contact Phone: 
602-771-1601