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Arizona gold

  • 344 Pages
  • 4.43 MB
  • English
Signet , New York
Frontier and pioneer life -- Arizona -- Fiction., Arizona -- Fic



StatementMaggie James.
SeriesLords of desire
ContributionsCopyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress)
LC ClassificationsCPB Box no. 1993 vol. 11
The Physical Object
Pagination344 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3668381M
ISBN 100451407997
LC Control Number2002586077

More than million ounces of gold and million ounces of silver mined in Arizona since the 19th century, places the state as 8th largest gold producer in the US!In this book, Arizona gold book author guides you to gold deposits in several mining districts, mines, and prospects using his experience as a gold hunter - a member of a geology team that found 5/5(1).

Kitty Parrish is a young woman now orphaned in Shenandoah, shortly after the Civil War. Friendless, she decides to go to Arizona where her stepfather was prospecting for gold. Even receiving news that he has been killed there doesn't stop her as she believes that his mine will be hers/5.

Accurate historical locations of Arizona gold placer fields with valuable information for Today's Modern Prospector. You must realize that there is Plenty of Gold to be discovered by "Modern Prospectors" who use this book for locating, then using metal by: 6.

Arizona is a very popular state for gold prospecting. It mild winter climate and abundant gold locations make it a mecca for prospectors to search for placer gold with metal detectors and drywashers.

There are numerous gold districts throughout the state of Arizona, and gold miners can still find good gold today, including large gold nuggets. There is gold - gold. - waiting to Arizona gold book found in the deserts of California, Arizona, New Mexico, Utah and Nevada.

This book is the key to making your next trip into the desert a little "richer" with a gold. Arizona Gold Placers and Placering by Eldred D. Wilson. This book has pages that are packed with tons of information about gold placers and small-scale gold placering in Arizona.

" x " paperback. Arizona has primary lode gold deposits, some placer gold deposits and many copper deposits that produce by-product gold and silver. Hidden gold deposits are likely to be found in several of the known mining districts.

The ramblings in this blog will lead up to another book by the author to be published inentitled "Gold in Arizona" which will be available at Amazon. Gold Placers and Placering in Arizona was revised in by E.D. Wilson -- who had more than 40 years geologic experience in Arizona – and reprinted in While the publications listed below focus on gold prospecting.

Ina 70 ounce gold in quartz nugget was found by metal detecting at a shallow depth. The gold in quartz nugget was found near Dolan Springs, Arizona in Mohave County.(Kingman Gold Map.) The picture to the right is mountains in the vicinity of Sedona, Arizona gold book.

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Don Miguel told the men of a ‘lost’ Peralta mine in Arizona, a shaft of gold, not silver. After the Mexican-American War inthe mine was no longer in Mexican territory and regardless, was in the midst of hostile Apache country, he said. Apaches had slaughtered the last Peralta caravan inscattering the gold and covering the mine.

Parker Anderson is an Arizona native and a recognized historian in Prescott. He has authored the books Elks Opera House (with Elisabeth Ruffner), Cemeteries of Yavapai County, Grand Canyon Pioneer Cemetery, Wicked Prescott and Haunted Prescott (with Darlene Wilson) for Arcadia Publishing and The History Press, as well as two self-published books, Story of a Hanged Man and.

Gold Canyon is a census-designated place (CDP) in Pinal County, Arizona, United community is sometimes incorrectly called Gold Camp (as seen in citation). The town name is referred to as Gold Camp on weather statements issued by the National Weather Service (as seen in citation).

The closest city to Gold Canyon is Apache Junction, Arizona. A man named Ross Browne, insaid that at the store of Hooper & Hunter in Arizona City he saw masses of pure gold as large as the palm of the hand, brought in by adventurers who stated that certain Indians had assured them that they knew places in the mountains where the surface of the ground was covered by the same kind of yellow stones.

The following is a historic article written upon the arrival of the first territorial government in Arizona.

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It shows just how critically important the placer gold mines were in the formation of the new territory. In fact, numerous attempts had been made by citizens of what is now Arizona, and also citizens of New Mexico, to organize the Territory of Arizona, for which the attempts, up to the.

There will be no end to stories of lost treasure. The tales ignite excitement. Just join a gold prospecting club and listen to the conversation. Perhaps silver bars await in the wild Arizona. Print book: Fiction: EnglishView all editions and formats: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

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Arizona, much like New Mexico and Southern California, presents a challenge for gold prospectors. The dry climate limits the use of prospecting equipment to a few select types of gear. Whereas tools like gold pans and sluice boxes work great in much of the US, often the rivers in Arizona don’t actually have any water in them.

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This is a partial list of ghost towns in Arizona in the United States. Most ghost towns in Arizona are former mining boomtowns that were abandoned when the mines closed.

Those that weren't set up as mining camps were usually established as locations for mills, or. Arizona’s Golden Secret by Ronald S. Wielgus discusses gold bearing areas throughout Arizona, many of which he has personally tested. For those areas discussed he presents more detailed information than the books mentioned above.

Yours for the Taking and Arizona’s Little-Known Gold Placers by Ronald S. Wielgus continue with more gold areas. Arizona Gold Mines and Districts.

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The rise of Arizona gold mines started inand the state has produced 17 million troy ounces ( tons) of gold so far. The last big gold mine to operate in Arizona was Gold Road located at Oatman, which ceased operation in However, explorations are still active today and gold still can be found as a.

Get this from a library. Arizona gold. [Dean Ashton] -- Saved from a slow death in a Mexican desert by the Cordoba family, Wade O'Hara believes that he has found a new life. Then once again his past catches up with him and he has to brand himself a thief.

Get directions, reviews and information for GoldBook Financial in Scottsdale, AZ. Gold Atlas of Arizona, Rich Hill, Quartzsite, Octave by Dr Erik Melchiorre. Photographs of gold samples, scientific analysis, geological analysis, chemical analysis, historical maps and photos, large fold-out map of sample locations, and more.

Published by Rock Doc Publications. The page book describes gold deposits, prospecting methods and provides information on hundreds of mines and prospects in Arizona and highlight some of the better prospects with GPS coordinates. I was hoping to put this to good use for a Colorado-based mining company, but they were too busy doing nothing - so, I modified it, and now it is all yours!

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The Lynx Creek placer district is a great place to pan, and historically a lot of gold has been pulled from this area.