Verde Central

The 'Verde Central' 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: 
1986-01-0287
Resource Type: 
Document: Text
Theme Keywords: 
geologic maps
maps and atlases
metallic ores
mineral resources
mining and quarrying
natural resource assessment
reports
Copper, Sulfide
Place Keywords: 
United States
Arizona
Yavapai County
Cottonwood - 7.5 Min
Verde King
T16N R2E Sec 27 C
Black Hills (Ya) physiographic area
Verde metallic mineral dist.
Yavapai579C
Time Keywords: 
1920s
1930s
Start Date: 
1923-01-01
End Date: 
1931-12-31
Coordinates: 
Publication Date: 
2015-06-30
Contributor: 
Staunton, W. F.
Colvocoresses, George M., II
McKnight, H. S.
U. S. Department of Commerce
Collection: 
G. M. Colvocoresses
Bibliographic Citation: 
Please cite by using: [a description of the item]. 1986-01-0287, G. M. Colvocoresses mining collection, Arizona Geological Survey.
Contact Phone: 
602-771-1601
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