Summit Copper

The 'Summit Copper' 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: 
1986-01-0264
Resource Type: 
Document: Text
Theme Keywords: 
chemical analysis
geology
maps and atlases
metallic ores
mineral resources
mining and quarrying
natural resource assessment
subsurface maps
Copper, Oxide
Copper, Sulfide
Gold
Silver
Place Keywords: 
United States
Arizona
Gila County
Buckhead Mesa - 7.5 Min
Flying Wing
Cowboy
Lucky Strike
Patented Claim Ms 783
Verde Falls Gold Mining Co
T11N R9E Sec 36 SE
Payson physiographic area
Green Valley metallic mineral dist.
Gila516
Time Keywords: 
1940s
Start Date: 
1944-01-01
End Date: 
1944-12-31
Coordinates: 
Publication Date: 
2015-06-30
Contributor: 
Arizona Assay Office
Colvocoresses, George M., II
Collection: 
G. M. Colvocoresses
Bibliographic Citation: 
Please cite by using: [a description of the item]. 1986-01-0264, G. M. Colvocoresses mining collection, Arizona Geological Survey.
Contact Phone: 
602-771-1601
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