Harqua Hala Tailings

The 'Harqua Hala Tailings' 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: 
1986-01-0135
Resource Type: 
Document: Text
Theme Keywords: 
chemical analysis
gold ores
maps and atlases
metallic ores
mineral resources
mining and quarrying
natural resource assessment
natural resource extraction
reports
sample repositories
Gold, Lode
Silver
Lead
Stone, Dimension
Gold, Placer
Place Keywords: 
United States
Arizona
Yuma County
Hope - 15 Min
Bonanza
Golden Eagle Mine
Harquahala Placers
T4N R13W Sec 22 SW
Little Harquahala Mts. physiographic area
Little Harquahala metallic mineral dist.
LaPaz84
Time Keywords: 
1890s
1930s
1940s
Start Date: 
1895-01-01
End Date: 
1946-12-31
Coordinates: 
Publication Date: 
2015-06-30
Contributor: 
American Smelting and Refining Co.
Carpenter, Miles M.
Dickman, R. N.
Engineering and Mining Journal
Forbes, C. R.
Mills, M. B.
Morton, E. D.
Smith, Emery and Co.
U. S. Smelting Refining and Mining Co.
Collection: 
G. M. Colvocoresses
Bibliographic Citation: 
Please cite by using: [a description of the item]. 1986-01-0135, G. M. Colvocoresses mining collection, Arizona Geological Survey.
Contact Phone: 
602-771-1601