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THE MINES OF COLORADO,
By Ovando J. Hollister (Late editor and
proprietor, Colorado Mining Journal). Springfield, Mass.: Samuel Bowles &
Company, 1867). First edition of this scarce Colorado
mining publication; in original brown cloth; gold print on spine; 450 pages;
with all advertisements. Plus, the very hard to find map:
Map of Colorado Territory, to accompany
Hollister's MINES OF COLORADO, 1866. Book is in near fine condition, with some
light wear to head and toe of spine; spine is strong and tight; pages are clean,
bright. Map is in near fine to fine condition;
folded; some conservation reinforcement on back.
Map has been removed from front of back,
with no loss of paper, and is stored separately to protect it from damage.
Excellent detail on mining in the
Colorado Territory, which specifics on mines and mining companies in Gilpin,
Clear Creek, Boulder, Park, Lake, and Summit counties. Also, history of
the first gold rush to the Territory, mining and milling processes, development
and conditions of the mines.
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