Sheldon Mine

The 'Sheldon 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: 
1986-01-0253
Resource Type: 
Document: Text
Theme Keywords: 
geology
maps and atlases
metallic ores
mineral resources
mining and quarrying
natural resource assessment
reports
subsurface maps
Copper, Sulfide
Silver
Gold
Lead
Place Keywords: 
United States
Arizona
Yavapai County
Groom Creek - 7.5 Min
Cresent
French Sheldon
Capital Vein
Patented Claims Ms 1354
Patented Claims Ms 1355
Patented Claims Ms 1359
Patented Claims Ms 3287
Patented Claims Ms 1173
Patented Claims Ms 2360
T12.5N R1W Sec 19 SE
Mt. Union physiographic area
Walker metallic mineral dist.
Yavapai1074B
Time Keywords: 
1910s
1920s
1930s
1940s
Start Date: 
1915-01-01
End Date: 
1947-12-31
Coordinates: 
Publication Date: 
2015-06-30
Contributor: 
Banks, H. R.
Bradley, Mark
Consolidated Arizona Smelting Co.
DeCamp, W. V.
French, George D.
Lathrop, Henry R.
McKnight, H. S.
Sheldon Mining Co.
Southwest Metals Co.
White, J. L.
Kruttschnitt, G., Jr.
Collection: 
G. M. Colvocoresses
Bibliographic Citation: 
Please cite by using: [a description of the item]. 1986-01-0253, G. M. Colvocoresses mining collection, Arizona Geological Survey.
Contact Phone: 
602-771-1601