Verdun Mine

The 'Verdun 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: 
1986-01-0289
Resource Type: 
Document: Text
Theme Keywords: 
metallic ores
mineral resources
mining and quarrying
natural resource assessment
reports
Lead, Sulfide
Copper
Silver
Gold
Vanadium
Molybdenum
Place Keywords: 
United States
Arizona
Graham County
Klondyke - 7.5 Min
Verdun Mining Co.
Aravaipa Leasing Co.
Urbana, R.F.
Sahnnon, F.A.
Sperry, H.
Silver Coin Extension
Montgomerie, E.
Grunow
Harris
Gardenhire
T7S R20E Sec 11 SW
Santa Teresa Mts. physiographic area
Aravaipa metallic mineral dist.
Graham195B
Time Keywords: 
1930s
1940s
Start Date: 
1934-01-01
End Date: 
1942-12-31
Coordinates: 
Publication Date: 
2015-06-30
Contributor: 
Colvocoresses, George M., II
Frost, Robert L.
Lundquist, E. H.
Morton, E. D.
Rickard, Brent N.
Collection: 
G. M. Colvocoresses
Bibliographic Citation: 
Please cite by using: [a description of the item]. 1986-01-0289, G. M. Colvocoresses mining collection, Arizona Geological Survey.
Contact Phone: 
602-771-1601
randomness-minedata