Little Butte

The 'Little Butte' 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: 
1986-01-0167
Resource Type: 
Document: Text
Theme Keywords: 
geology
maps and atlases
metallic ores
mineral resources
mining and quarrying
natural resource assessment
reports
subsurface maps
Gold, Lode
Silver
Copper
Iron
Manganese
Place Keywords: 
United States
Arizona
La Paz County
Bouse - 15 Min
Arizona Pride
Iron Tree Mining Co.
T7N R17W Sec 8 NW
Plomosa Mts. physiographic area
Northern Plomosa metallic mineral dist.
LaPaz324
Time Keywords: 
1910s
1920s
1940s
Start Date: 
1910-01-01
End Date: 
1945-12-31
Coordinates: 
Publication Date: 
2015-06-30
Contributor: 
U. S. Geological Survey
Colvocoresses, George M., II
Harrod, Wayne A.
White, J. L.
Collection: 
G. M. Colvocoresses
Bibliographic Citation: 
Please cite by using: [a description of the item]. 1986-01-0167, G. M. Colvocoresses mining collection, Arizona Geological Survey.
Contact Phone: 
602-771-1601