Quartz King

The 'Quartz King' 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: 
1986-01-0227
Resource Type: 
Document: Text
Theme Keywords: 
gold ores
metallic ores
mineral resources
mining and quarrying
reports
Copper, Oxide
Gold, Lode
Silver
Place Keywords: 
United States
Arizona
La Paz County
Black Peak - 15 Min
Quartz King
Copper Top
T10N R19W Sec 26 NE
Parker physiographic area
Cienega metallic mineral dist.
LaPaz37
Time Keywords: 
1930s
Start Date: 
1934-01-01
End Date: 
1936-12-31
Coordinates: 
Publication Date: 
2015-06-30
Contributor: 
Flagg, Arthur L.
Collection: 
G. M. Colvocoresses
Bibliographic Citation: 
Please cite by using: [a description of the item]. 1986-01-0227, G. M. Colvocoresses mining collection, Arizona Geological Survey.
Contact Phone: 
602-771-1601
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