King Tut Placers

The 'King Tut 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: 
1986-01-0159
Resource Type: 
Document: Text
Theme Keywords: 
gold ores
mineral resources
natural resource extraction
placer deposit mining
reports
Gold, Placer
Tungsten
Place Keywords: 
United States
Arizona
Mohave County
Garnet Mtn - 15 Min
Apache Oro
T29N R17W Sec 9 NE
Grapevine Mesa physiographic area
Lost Basin metallic mineral dist.
Mohave196A
Time Keywords: 
1930s
Start Date: 
1935-01-01
End Date: 
1937-12-31
Coordinates: 
Publication Date: 
2015-06-30
Contributor: 
Colvocoresses, George M., II
Collection: 
G. M. Colvocoresses
Bibliographic Citation: 
Please cite by using: [a description of the item]. 1986-01-0159, G. M. Colvocoresses mining collection, Arizona Geological Survey.
Contact Phone: 
602-771-1601