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Gold camps & silver cities.

Merle W. Wells

Gold camps & silver cities.

by Merle W. Wells

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Published in Moscow, Idaho .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Idaho
    • Subjects:
    • Gold mines and mining -- Idaho -- History.,
    • Silver mines and mining -- Idaho -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Cover title.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTN423.I2 W4
      The Physical Object
      Pagination86 p.
      Number of Pages86
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL256071M
      LC Control Numbergs 64000248
      OCLC/WorldCa12904285

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      California boasts a number of gold prospecting camps where you can learn about the history of the gold rush and even try your hand at panning to find your own gold nuggets. Jimtown mining camp The Gold Mining Camp of today is an exact replica of the original camp, located on the site of the original camp built in Take a step back into history to the days of the Gold Rush. Nestled by a creek, a miner's cabin marks the entrance to a mine tunnel.

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The Gold Camps and Silver Cities of Idaho Paperback – September 3, by Idaho Bureau of Mines (Author), Kerby Jackson (Introduction)/5(5). Originally Published as Bulletin 22 from the Idaho Bureau of Mines and Geology, Gold Camps and Silver Cities is the most historically significant publication on Nineteenth Century Mining in Central and Southern Idaho.5/5(1).

Originally Published as Bulletin 22 from the Idaho Bureau of Mines and Geology, Gold Camps and Silver Cities is the most historically significant publication on Nineteenth Century Mining in Central and Southern : Merle W. Wells. Originally Published as Bulletin 22 from the Idaho Bureau of Mines and Geology, Gold Camps and Silver Cities is the most historically significant publication on Nineteenth Century Mining in Central and Southern Idaho.

Gold Camps and Silver Cities (Idaho Geographic Series) by M Wells, ISBNCompare new and used books prices among online bookstores. Find the lowest price. The lure of gold in the American West beckoned to thousands of hungry settlers eager to stake a claim, reap the wealth, and escape often difficult conditions at home, whether Eastern cities, Europe or China.

Prospectors found that veins of gold and silver Author: Sandy Nestor. Gold Camps & Silver Cities: Nineteenth Century Mining in Central and Southern Idaho. Bulletins (B): B Year. Authors. Merle W. Wells. Description. Popular account of the mining booms in Idaho's history from territorial days into early statehood by one of Idaho's foremost historians.

Illustrated with many photographs from the era. Gold Camps & Silver Cities: Nineteenth-Century Mining in Central and Southern Idaho (Idaho Yesterdays) Paperback – 1 April by Merle W. Wells (Author), Judith Austin (Foreword) See all 5 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions5/5(1).

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Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Wells, Merle W. Gold camps & silver cities. Moscow, Idaho [] (OCoLC) Document Type. Gold Camps and Silver Cities. Nineteenth Century Mining in Central and Southern Idaho. by Merle W. Wells. Now back in Print, one of the best books on Mining, and Mining history in Central and Southern Idaho.

Distributed by the University of Nebraska Press for Caxton Press Vardis Fisher and Opal Laurel Holmes bring together the stories of all of the remarkable men and women and all of the violent contrasts that made up one of the most entrhalling chapters in American history.

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Around discoveries were made and for a decade there were thousands of miners working. Settlements grew up on rocky hillsides, in grassy meadows, and along creeks and rivers — where ever gold or silver was thought to be found. Many towns, such as Central City, Leadville, and Cripple Creek were so successful they grew into large cities, some of which were larger than Denver at the time.

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