Moro Mine

The 'Moro Mine' 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: 
1986-01-0200
Resource Type: 
Document: Text
Theme Keywords: 
metallic ores
mineral resources
mining and quarrying
natural resource assessment
reports
Copper, Sulfide
Silver
Gold, Lode
Iron
Place Keywords: 
United States
Arizona
Yuma County
Swansea - 15 Min
Big Horn Group
Moro Group
Moreau Property
T9N R15W Sec 3 NW
Buckskin Mts. physiographic area
Clara metallic mineral dist.
LaPaz279
Time Keywords: 
1930s
Start Date: 
1937-01-01
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]. 1986-01-0200, G. M. Colvocoresses mining collection, Arizona Geological Survey.
Contact Phone: 
602-771-1601