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They found gold

the story of successful treasure hunts.

by A. Hyatt Verrill

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Published by Rio Grande Press in Glorieta, N.M .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Treasure-trove

  • Edition Notes

    Reprint of the 1936 ed.

    SeriesA Rio Grande classic, 86
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsG525 .V43 1972
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 267 p.
    Number of Pages267
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5298762M
    ISBN 100873800931
    LC Control Number72079459
    OCLC/WorldCa402515

    The Black Hills Gold Rush began in The first arrivals were a force of 1, men led by George Armstrong Custer to investigate reports that the area contained gold, even though the land was owned by the Sioux. They found small amounts of gold in present-day Custer, South Dakota, and looked for better-paying moved north, establishing the towns of Hill City, Sheridan, and.   More than three years after two treasure hunters claimed to have found a Nazi train laden with gold and gems in the Polish city of Walbrzych, one of the men looking for it has unearthed another.

      An unusual meteorite, more valuable than gold, may hold the building blocks of life. By Joshua Sokol Aug. 13, , PM. As the fiery emissary streaked across the skies of Costa Rica, an. Do you want to find gold in California? You'll have your work cut out for you with this handy book that is filled cover-to-cover with California gold maps and information. There are even directions to the gold sites! This book is an " x 11" paperback with pages.

      Our book of gold that Y’wa gave, Our book of silver that he gave, The elders did not obey. Lost, it wandered to the foreigner. 4. In , another missionary, Reverend E. B. Cross, referencing much of Mason’s work, wrote a more detailed article that would be published in the Journal of the American Oriental Society. Get this from a library! Gold! and where they found it: a guide to ghost towns and mining camp sites in the West, Southwest, Northwest, Alaska, Georgia, North Carolina, Tennessee, British Columbia, and the Yukon. [Cy Martin; Cynthia Jean Martin Keezer] -- Part I: Tales of the gold rushes.


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