Success Mine

The 'Success 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: 
1986-01-0263
Resource Type: 
Document: Text
Theme Keywords: 
metallic ores
mineral resources
mining and quarrying
reports
Copper, Oxide
Silver
Gold
Lead
Zinc
Iron
Place Keywords: 
United States
Arizona
La Paz County
Quartzsite - 15 Min
Success
Goodenough
Copperopolis
Newmont Group
Apache Chief
T3N R18W Sec 12 NE
Plomosa Mts. physiographic area
Southern Plomosa metallic mineral dist.
LaPaz302
Time Keywords: 
1910s
1920s
Start Date: 
1914-01-01
End Date: 
1922-12-31
Coordinates: 
Publication Date: 
2015-06-30
Contributor: 
Ely, Sims
H. S. M.
Collection: 
G. M. Colvocoresses
Bibliographic Citation: 
Please cite by using: [a description of the item]. 1986-01-0263, G. M. Colvocoresses mining collection, Arizona Geological Survey.
Contact Phone: 
602-771-1601