The Lost Mine of Parrott Mountain


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Simon and Schuster's Guide to Rocks and Minerals

Simon and Schuster

Lost Sheepherder's Gold

Temple H. Cornelius

Gold Locations of the United States

Jack Black

Golden Treasures of the San Juan

J.B. Marshall and T.H. Cornelius

Field Geology Illustrated

Terry S. Maley

A Guide to Treasure in Colorado

H. Glenn Carson

Roadside Geology of Colorado

Halka Chronic

Gold Occurrences of Colorado

M.W. Davis and R.K. Streufert

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

Kenneth Jessen

Guide to the Colorado Ghost Towns and Mining Camps

Perry Eberhart and Philip Eberhart