Skip to main content

Black Friday Sale | $20 Coupon. Get the code »

alibris logo
Colorado Ghost Towns and Mining Camps - Dallas, Sandra, and Atchison, Kendal (Photographer)
Filter Results
Shipping
Item Condition
Seller Rating
Other Options
Change Currency

Prospectors lured to the West in hopes of striking rich settled a thousand towns in the Colorado mountains. The cry of "Gold!" or "Silver!" or a few flecks of color in a tin cup sent them to remote, often inhospitable locations to search for the precious metals. Close on the heels of the miners were the merchant, the gamblers, the prostitutes, the washerwomen, the capitalists, and the con men. Together they turned the mining camps into bustling towns where saloons never closed and the safest place for a man to walk after ...

loading
Colorado Ghost Towns and Mining Camps 1988, University of Oklahoma Press

ISBN-13: 9780806120843

Revised edition

Trade paperback

Colorado Ghost Towns and Mining Camps 1985, University of Oklahoma Press

ISBN-13: 9780806119106

Hardcover