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Camp fire tales of lost mines and hidden treasure

Robert G. Ferguson

Camp fire tales of lost mines and hidden treasure

by Robert G. Ferguson

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Published in Tucson, Ariz .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Southwest, New.
    • Subjects:
    • Legends -- Southwest, New.,
    • Abandoned mines -- Southwest, New.,
    • Southwest, New.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesLost mines and hidden treasure.
      Statementby Robt. G. Ferguson ...
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF786 .F47
      The Physical Object
      Pagination35 p.
      Number of Pages35
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6353051M
      LC Control Number37011273
      OCLC/WorldCa5806978

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      According to legend, the infamous robber Sam Bass stole 3, gold bars worth $20 each from the Union Pacific Railroad. Some of the loot has been recovered, but the rest has mysteriously disappeared. Rumor has it that some of the money is hidden in Cove Hollow, near Denton. 3. Jean Lafitte's Booty (Sabine) Flickr/dad_and_clint. A cache of gold coins, known as the Blackberry Treasure, is reportedly hidden in the vicinity of Oakesdale. On the hillside across the Snake River from (GT) Silcot can be found old opal prospects.. SITE: Steptoe Battlefield, just SW of Rosalia, the place where the U.S. Army suffered a major defeat at the hands of the Indians in

      5 legendary tales of lost gold in Arizona. Arizona history is rife with tales of hidden mines and buried treasure. Even today, those hoping to strike it rich head out with maps and shovels. The two adventurers followed up the river spotting small pieces of gold. In an article published in the Alberta Folklore Quarterly in , Senator Dan Riley, who was Mayor of the town of High River in , wrote an account of the find this way: “Blackjack and Lemon found likely showings of gold in the : Bruce Ricketts.


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Camp fire tales of lost mines and hidden treasure by Robert G. Ferguson Download PDF EPUB FB2

Excerpt from Camp Fire Tales of Lost Mines and Hidden Treasure In this engrossing collection of tales of lost mines and hidden treasure by Mr. Ferguson, himself a discoverer of a rich gold placer he was unable to relocate, the reader may ask himself how many of these legendary stories are based on fact and not : Robert G.

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Ferguson CONTENTS Introduction. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Ferguson, Robert G. Camp fire tales of lost mines and hidden treasure. Tucson, Ariz., © (OCoLC) "Buried Treasure and Lost Mines" contains 89 brief tales and yarns about treasures lost treasures and some that have been found.

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Lost Mines and Hidden Treasure is the culmination of a lifetime of work by author Leland Lovelace. Her research would include correspondence, newsclippings, printed matter, and unpublished manuscripts. The majority of what she collected concerns Lovelace's research on lost mines and buried treasures in the Superstition Mountain region.3/5(1)."Buried Treasure and Lost Gold Mines", his first effort, fills a critical need of today's Treasure hunting.

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