Gilpin Gold and Other Tales

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The Egan Printing Co.,
Pub. Date:
[1986]
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English
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The story of Carr Waller Pritchett, Jr., a young mining engineer who hires on with the Gilpin Mine outside Steamboat Springs, Routt County, Colorado, in hopes of making his fortune in gold. Based on excerpts from letters that Carr wrote to his sweetheart after he left, this is also the story of Steamboat Springs in its infancy and an account of homesteaders in the Elk River valley as they begin to tame the wild meadows.
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subject_facetFrontier and pioneer life
Gold mines and mining -- Colorado
Rocky Mountains
Routt County History Collection -- Bud Werner Memorial Library
Steamboat Springs (Colo.)
United States, West
West (U.S.) -- Frontier and pioneer life
title_displayGilpin Gold and Other Tales
title_fullGilpin Gold and Other Tales / by Lulita Crawford Pritchett
title_shortGilpin Gold and Other Tales
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Gold mines and mining