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The Militancy of the Miners
The Western Federation of Miners waged war in the West.
Would the world’s richest mine survive the Comstock Fire?
The Hazards of Underground Mining
During the years the fire was out of control the only people able to work the mine were a group of Spanish specialists who became quite legendary...
Legends in Levis
Legends–the manifestation of hard work, independence, honest determination, elemental existence and self-reliance.
Jerome – “A City on the Move”
Jerome, like it's industry, slid downhill.
What life on Cleopatra Hill was like in Jerome's glory days.
The Story of a Cattle Drive
Nelson Story led the first drive from Texas to Montana.
“To Honor Men Who Dig For Gold”
Review of Philip Varney and Jim Hinckley's
Ghost Towns of the West.
Leo W. Banks
Gold Rush Days in the Mother Lode
The Million Dollar Hangover