San Marcos and Wilson Mines

The 'San Marcos and Wilson 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: 
1986-01-0247
Resource Type: 
Document: Text
Theme Keywords: 
metallic ores
mineral resources
mining and quarrying
natural resource assessment
reports
Gold, Lode
Silver
Stone, Dimension
Place Keywords: 
United States
Arizona
La Paz County
Gladden - 15 Min
Pittsburg Harquahala
Wilson
T5N R12W Sec 14 NE
Harquahala Mts. physiographic area
Harquahala metallic mineral dist.
LaPaz140
Time Keywords: 
1930s
Start Date: 
1935-01-01
End Date: 
1937-12-31
Coordinates: 
Publication Date: 
2015-06-30
Contributor: 
Collection: 
G. M. Colvocoresses
Bibliographic Citation: 
Please cite by using: [a description of the item]. 1986-01-0247, G. M. Colvocoresses mining collection, Arizona Geological Survey.
Contact Phone: 
602-771-1601