Ghost Towns of the Colorado Rockies

By: Brown, Robert L.

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401 pp, brown cloth covered boards w/black lettering, endpaper maps, dj orange-black-white pictorial panels w/white-black lettering. In the search for precious metals in the Colorado Rockies something over four hundred towns were started. Today only a handful still retain an identity with mining with the rest becoming ghost towns. They are ususally located back in the lofty ranges of the Rocky Mountains, and still remain difficult to reach over the old cliff-hanging minigh roads which are hardly suitable for most of today's automobiles. Some of the ghost towns are Alma, Bonanza, Buckskin Joe, Camp Bird, Como, Crystal City, Gillett, Jasper, King City, Kokomo, Lulu City, Marble, Mound City, Oro CIty, Pandora, Puma City, Ruby, Russell Gulach, Salina, Silver Plume, Telluride, Tungsten, Virginia Dale and many others. dj several small tears at top & bottom of the dj spine, dj slight rubbing.

Title: Ghost Towns of the Colorado Rockies

Author Name: Brown, Robert L.

Illustrator: Photos

Categories: History, Americana, Non-Fiction,

Edition: 5th Printing

Publisher: Caldwell, ID, The Caxton Printers, Ltd: 1977

ISBN Number: 0870040200

ISBN Number 13: 9780870040207

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good+

Jacket Condition: Very Good-

Type: Book

Size: 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall

Seller ID: 038716

Keywords: Colorado Ghost Towns Mining Camps Rockies Westerners