Pocohontas Mining Co.

The 'Pocohontas Mining Co.' 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: 
1986-01-0223
Resource Type: 
Document: Text
Theme Keywords: 
geology
metallic ores
mineral resources
mining and quarrying
natural resource assessment
reports
Gold
Copper
Place Keywords: 
United States
Arizona
Yavapai County
Mayer - 7.5 Min
Patented Claims Ms 1746
Spar Group
T12N R2E Sec 30 SE
Agua Fria physiographic area
Agua Fria metallic mineral dist.
Yavapai1020B
Time Keywords: 
1910s
1920s
Start Date: 
1917-01-01
End Date: 
1921-12-31
Coordinates: 
Publication Date: 
2015-06-30
Contributor: 
Collection: 
G. M. Colvocoresses
Bibliographic Citation: 
Please cite by using: [a description of the item]. 1986-01-0223, G. M. Colvocoresses mining collection, Arizona Geological Survey.
Contact Phone: 
602-771-1601