Hortensia

The 'Hortensia' file is part of the Richard Mieritz mining collection, consisting of economic geologic information on mining properties and prospects across Arizona and surrounding states. Richard Mieritz was a graduate of the University of Wisconsin before moving to Arizona. He worked at the Silver Bell for ASARCO during the late 1940s. He was later a consultant based out of Phoenix. Records show he was a registered engineer and geologist in Arizona from the 1950s until 1995.

 

Resource ID: 
1989-01-0057
Resource Type: 
Document: Text
Theme Keywords: 
chemical analysis
core analysis
geochemistry
geography
geologic maps
geology
geophysics
metallic ores
mineral resources
mineralogy
mining and quarrying
natural resource assessment
natural resource exploration
natural resources
reports
Copper, Oxide
Copper, Sulfide
Gold, Lode
Stone, Cu Oxides
Place Keywords: 
United States
Arizona
Pinal County
Picketpost Mtn - 7.5 Min
T1S R12E Sec 16 C
Superior Area physiographic area
Louise Claims
Hortencia Claims
Copper Queen Claims
Ellen Mine Claims
Pinal64A
Time Keywords: 
1970s
1980s
Start Date: 
1970-01-01
End Date: 
1987-12-31
Coordinates: 
Publication Date: 
2014-05-28
Contributor: 
0
Collection: 
Richard Mieritz mining collection
Bibliographic Citation: 
Please cite by using: [a description of the item]. 1989-01-0057, Richard Mieritz mining collection, Arizona Geological Survey.
Contact Phone: 
602-771-1601