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Colorado Gold

 
Colorado Gold

From the Pike's Peak Rush to the Present


This book tells of the incredible luck of the gold miners in Colorado's fabulous past, a slice of history that is as alive today as in was in those days. This 6"x9" paperback has 206 pages filled with stories and photographs of the times of the Colorado gold rush. See table of contents at the bottom of this page. Stephen M. Voynick, author.
Only $15.99

Colorado Gold: From the Pike's Peak Rush to the Present
Table of Contents

    Introduction
1
    Chapter 1.   Pike's Peak or Bust!
          The Bust
4
          The Boom
15
    Chapter 2.   A Most Remarkable Metal
32
    Chapter 3.   The Shadow of Silver 1868-1895
44
    Chapter 4.   Cripple Creek
64
    Chapter 5.   $20 Gold: From Bonanza to Bust   1896-1929
82
    Chapter 6.   $35 Gold: Too Little, Too Late   1930-1969
102
    Chapter 7.   Free Market Gold: Restoring the Glitter   1970-present
116
    Chapter 8.   Recreational Mining: The Popular Romance
136
    Chapter 9.   The Legends and the Lost
150
    Chapter 10.   Preserving the Heritage
166
    Chapter 11.   Colorado Gold: The Legacy and the Future
182
    Sources, Acknowledgements and Thanks
195
    Index
198

 

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