The Lost Mine of the Sierra Madres


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A Guide to Treasure in Colorado

H. Glenn Carson

Essentials of Geology, 9th Edition

Frederick K. Lutgens, et al

National Register of Historic Places

National Park Service

Treasure Tales of the Rockies

Perry Eberhart

Colorado Atlas and Gazeteer

Delorme [editor]

Roadside Geology of Colorado

Halka Chronic

The Origin of Mountains

Cliff Ollier and Colin Pain

Gold Occurrences of Colorado

M.W. Davis and R.K. Streufert

Colorado's Lost Gold Mines and Buried Treasure

Caroline Bancroft and Agnes Nafziger

Ghost Towns, Colorado Style: Northern Region

Kenneth Jessen