Planet Mine

The 'Planet 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: 
1986-01-0222
Resource Type: 
Document: Text
Theme Keywords: 
drilling and coring
geology
maps and atlases
metallic ores
mineral resources
mining and quarrying
natural resource assessment
reports
subsurface maps
Copper, Oxide
Iron
Silver
Gold, Lode
Stone, Limestone Cb
Place Keywords: 
United States
Arizona
La Paz County
Swansea - 15 Min
Great Central
New Planet Iron Deposit
T10N R16W Sec 6 NW
Buckskin Mts. physiographic area
Planet metallic mineral dist.
LaPaz280
Time Keywords: 
1900s
1910s
1920s
1930s
1940s
Start Date: 
1905-01-01
End Date: 
1944-12-31
Coordinates: 
Publication Date: 
2015-06-30
Contributor: 
Barbour, T.
Burnett, A.
Chase, Edwin E.
DeCamp, W. V.
Ferguson, Claude
H. S. M.
McKnight, H. S.
New Planet Copper Mining Co.
Planet Copper Mining Co.
White, J. L.
Collection: 
G. M. Colvocoresses
Bibliographic Citation: 
Please cite by using: [a description of the item]. 1986-01-0222, G. M. Colvocoresses mining collection, Arizona Geological Survey.
Contact Phone: 
602-771-1601
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