The Lost Carson Mine


If you enjoyed reading the tale of The Lost Carson 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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Across the Northern Frontier: Spanish Explorations in Colorado

Phil Carson

Gold Occurrences of Colorado

M.W. Davis and R.K. Streufert

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

Duane A. Smith

Minerals of Colorado

Edwin B. Eckel, et al

Golden Treasures of the San Juan

J.B. Marshall and T.H. Cornelius

Treasure Tales of the Rockies

Perry Eberhart

Lost Sheepherder's Gold

Temple H. Cornelius

A Guide to Treasure in Colorado

H. Glenn Carson

Roadside Geology of Colorado

Halka Chronic

Colorado Atlas and Gazeteer

Delorme [editor]