Hammon Copper Co.

The 'Hammon Copper Co.' 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: 
1986-01-0133
Resource Type: 
Document: Text
Theme Keywords: 
core analysis
maps and atlases
metallic ores
mineral resources
mining and quarrying
natural resource assessment
natural resource extraction
reports
subsurface maps
Copper, Oxide
Iron
Silver
Place Keywords: 
United States
Arizona
Yavapai County
Peeples Valley - 7.5 Min
Cuprite
T11N R4W Sec 14 E2
Weaver Mts. physiographic area
Zonia metallic mineral dist.
Yavapai410C
Time Keywords: 
1910s
1920s
1930s
1940s
Start Date: 
1917-01-01
End Date: 
1947-12-31
Coordinates: 
Publication Date: 
2015-06-30
Contributor: 
Kumke, Charles A.
Loring, W. J.
U. S. Bureau of Mines
Blake, C. D.
Colvocoresses, George M., II
DeCamp, W. V.
Hazen, J. H.
Holland, L. F. S.
McMahan, C. H.
Pratt, F. D.
Smith, Herbert Raymond
Sweeney, E. L.
Collection: 
G. M. Colvocoresses
Bibliographic Citation: 
Please cite by using: [a description of the item]. 1986-01-0133, G. M. Colvocoresses mining collection, Arizona Geological Survey.
Contact Phone: 
602-771-1601
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