Samoa and Lucky Boy Mines

The 'Samoa and Lucky Boy Mines' 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: 
1986-01-0246
Resource Type: 
Document: Text
Theme Keywords: 
maps and atlases
metallic ores
mineral resources
mining and quarrying
natural resource assessment
reports
subsurface maps
Lead, Sulfide
Silver
Gold, Lode
Copper
Molybdenum, Sulfide
Zinc, Sulfide
Iron, Sulfide
Place Keywords: 
United States
Arizona
Mohave County
Chloride - 7.5 Min
Lucky Boy Claim
Brighter Days Claim
Samoan
T23N R17W Sec 6 SW
Cerbat Mts. physiographic area
Wallapai metallic mineral dist.
Mohave103A
Time Keywords: 
1920s
1930s
1940s
Start Date: 
1927-01-01
End Date: 
1944-12-31
Coordinates: 
Publication Date: 
2015-06-30
Contributor: 
Arizona Department of Mines and Mineral Resources
Schrader, Frank Charles
Arizona Republic
Harbauer, G. J.
Heitzmann, James A.
Holt, Elgin B.
Houle, Arthur
J. R. Williston and Co.
Rudkin, Henry A.
Collection: 
G. M. Colvocoresses
Bibliographic Citation: 
Please cite by using: [a description of the item]. 1986-01-0246, G. M. Colvocoresses mining collection, Arizona Geological Survey.
Contact Phone: 
602-771-1601