Oro Grande Mine

The 'Oro Grande 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: 
1986-01-0211
Resource Type: 
Document: Text
Theme Keywords: 
geology
gold ores
maps and atlases
metallic ores
mineral resources
mining and quarrying
natural resource assessment
reports
subsurface maps
Gold
Place Keywords: 
United States
Arizona
Yavapai County
Sam Powell Peak - 7.5 Min
Platna Grande Group
Frenchman Patented
May Patented
T8N R5W Sec 24 NE
Wickenburg physiographic area
Oro Grande metallic mineral dist.
Yavapai327
Time Keywords: 
1900s
1910s
1930s
Start Date: 
1907-01-01
End Date: 
1937-12-31
Coordinates: 
Publication Date: 
2015-06-30
Contributor: 
Bray, J. Carlton
Colvocoresses, George M., II
Holland, L. F. S.
Parrish, S. F.
Upton, E. S.
Upton, G. B.
Collection: 
G. M. Colvocoresses
Bibliographic Citation: 
Please cite by using: [a description of the item]. 1986-01-0211, G. M. Colvocoresses mining collection, Arizona Geological Survey.
Contact Phone: 
602-771-1601