Kay Copper Co.

The 'Kay 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: 
1986-01-0157
Resource Type: 
Document: Text
Theme Keywords: 
metallic ores
mineral resources
mining and quarrying
natural resource exploration
reports
Copper, Sulfide
Zinc, Sulfide
Silver
Gold
Place Keywords: 
United States
Arizona
Yavapai County
Black Canyon City - 7.5 Min
Patented Claims Ms 3512
Byckeye, Patented
Marietta, Patented
Diorite, Patented
Harriet, Patented
Patented Claims Ms 3743
T8N R2E Sec 4 E2
Black Canyon physiographic area
Kay metallic mineral dist.
Yavapai866B
Time Keywords: 
1910s
1920s
1930s
1940s
Start Date: 
1916-01-01
End Date: 
1949-12-31
Coordinates: 
Publication Date: 
2015-06-30
Contributor: 
Banks, H. R.
Colvocoresses, Alden P.
Colvocoresses, George M., II
DeCamp, W. V.
England, James W., Jr.
Felchlin, R. F.
Lundquist, E. H.
Poss, John R.
Van Dyke, Douglass
Collection: 
G. M. Colvocoresses
Bibliographic Citation: 
Please cite by using: [a description of the item]. 1986-01-0157, G. M. Colvocoresses mining collection, Arizona Geological Survey.
Contact Phone: 
602-771-1601