The Lost Tenderfoot Mine


If you enjoyed reading the tale of The Lost Tenderfoot Mine, we invite you to learn more about the subject from the following books -- check each of theGeoZone's tales of lost treasure since we bring you Further Reading covering many topics related to lost treasures and their geologic settings at the close of each tale.

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History of Leadville and Lake County, Colorado: From Mountain Solitude to Metropolis

Don L. Griswold, et al

Ghost Towns, Colorado Style: Central Region

Kenneth Jessen


Climax: The History of Colorado's Climax Molybdenum Mine

Stephen M. Voynick

Simon and Schuster's Guide to Rocks and Minerals

Simon and Schuster

A Guide to Treasure in Colorado

H. Glenn Carson

Treasure Tales of the Rockies

Perry Eberhart

Roadside Geology of Colorado

Halka Chronic

Looking For Gold

Bradford Angier

Colorado Atlas and Gazeteer

Delorme [editor]

Physical Geology

C.C. Plummer, D. McGeary, and D.H. Carlson