Navajo Copper

The 'Navajo Copper' 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: 
1986-01-0203
Resource Type: 
Document: Text
Theme Keywords: 
chemical analysis
metallic ores
mineral resources
mining and quarrying
natural resource assessment
natural resource extraction
reports
Copper, Oxide
Copper, Sulfide
Silver
Place Keywords: 
United States
Arizona
Coconino County
Dead Monkey Ridge - 7.5 Min
Little Dick Pat. Ms 2763
Copper World Claim
Coconino Copper & Chem
Dutchman Claims
Navajo Copper
Mardun
Grand Pacific Claim
Ida M. Smythe Pat. 2761
The Eli Pat. 2758
Nannie E. Pat. 2758
Pittsburg Copper & Mining
Zontelli Western
T37N R9E Sec 5 SE
Kaibito Plateau physiographic area
Coconino8
Time Keywords: 
1910s
1940s
Start Date: 
1917-01-01
End Date: 
1942-12-31
Coordinates: 
Publication Date: 
2015-06-30
Contributor: 
Colvocoresses, George M., II
Consolidated Arizona Smelting Co.
Holland, L. F. S.
Mining Journal
Reed, Donald F.
Collection: 
G. M. Colvocoresses
Bibliographic Citation: 
Please cite by using: [a description of the item]. 1986-01-0203, G. M. Colvocoresses mining collection, Arizona Geological Survey.
Contact Phone: 
602-771-1601