The Lost Mine on Bear Creek


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A Guide to Treasure in Colorado

H. Glenn Carson

Colorado Atlas and Gazeteer

Delorme [editor]

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

Kenneth Jessen

Colorado: A History of the Centennial State

Carl Abbott, et al

Golden Treasures of the San Juan

J.B. Marshall and T.H. Cornelius

Simon and Schuster's Guide to Rocks and Minerals

Simon and Schuster

Lost Sheepherder's Gold

Temple H. Cornelius

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

Duane A. Smith

Roadside Geology of Colorado

Halka Chronic

Physical Geography of North America

A.R. Orme [editor]