Wood Gulch Claims - Colorado 1 - 4 - Quartzite Mining District

The 'Wood Gulch Claims - Colorado 1 - 4 - Quartzite Mining District' file is part of the Walter E. Heinrichs, Jr. Mining collection. Walter was a graduated from the Colorado School of Mines in 1940. His early career was spent in Oklahoma and Texas. He was the co-discoverer of the Pima Mine in southern Arizona using geophysical techniques and went on to co-found the Heinrichs GEOEXploration Company in Tucson in 1958. Walter was active in several professional geological organizations and received numerous awards for his contributions to the profession.

 

Resource ID: 
2002-01-0202
Resource Type: 
Document: Text
Theme Keywords: 
administrative and political boundaries
maps and atlases
mineral resources
natural resource assessment
natural resource exploration
reports
Tungsten
Place Keywords: 
United States
Arizona
La Paz County
Quartzsite - 15 Min
T3N R18W Sec 34 SE
Plomosa Mts. physiographic area
Southern Plomosa metallic mineral dist.
LaPaz720
Time Keywords: 
1950s
1960s
1970s
1980s
Start Date: 
1951-01-01
End Date: 
1980-12-31
Coordinates: 
Publication Date: 
2014-12-15
Contributor: 
Collection: 
Walter E. Heinrichs, Jr.
Bibliographic Citation: 
Please cite by using: [a description of the item]. 2002-01-0202, Walter E. Heinrichs, Jr. mining collection, Arizona Geological Survey.
Contact Phone: 
602-771-1601