U.S. Mine

The 'U.S. 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: 
1986-01-0280
Resource Type: 
Document: Text
Theme Keywords: 
geology
maps and atlases
metallic ores
mineral resources
mining and quarrying
natural resource assessment
reports
subsurface maps
Lead
Zinc
Silver
Copper
Gold
Sulfur
Iron
Place Keywords: 
United States
Arizona
Yavapai County
Wilhoit - 7.5 Min
U.S.
Verde Annex
T13N R3W Sec 19 N2
Sierra Prieta physiographic area
Copper Basin metallic mineral dist.
Yavapai244A
Time Keywords: 
1920s
1930s
1940s
Start Date: 
1927-01-01
End Date: 
1942-12-31
Coordinates: 
Publication Date: 
2015-06-30
Contributor: 
Colvocoresses, George M., II
Harbauer, G. J.
Hinds, Justin Thayer
Holland, L. F. S.
Macmillan, Stuart
Norville, Howard Oliver
Collection: 
G. M. Colvocoresses
Bibliographic Citation: 
Please cite by using: [a description of the item]. 1986-01-0280, G. M. Colvocoresses mining collection, Arizona Geological Survey.
Contact Phone: 
602-771-1601