The Lost Crazy Swede Mine


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A Guide to Treasure in Colorado

H. Glenn Carson

Roadside Geology of Colorado

Halka Chronic

Ouray Hiking Guide: Favorite Hiking Trails of Ouray, Colorado

Kelvin B. Kent

Simon and Schuster's Guide to Rocks and Minerals

Simon and Schuster

Golden Treasures of the San Juan

J.B. Marshall and T.H. Cornelius

Song of the Hammer and Drill: The Colorado San Juan, 1860-1914

Duane A. Smith

Lost Sheepherder's Gold

Temple H. Cornelius

A Mine to Make a Mine: Financing the Colorado Mining Industry, 1859-1902

Joseph E. King

Ghost Towns, Colorado Style: Southern Region, Vol. 3

Kenneth Jessen

Looking For Gold

Bradford Angier