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Lost Montana Gold Mines

Ok, so these Montana gold mines are not really lost. After all, the government employee that wrote this document seems to know right where these gold mines are, but do you. This isn’t a huge document and I’m not quite certain who prepared it, but it is a nice list of old gold mines in [...]

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Historical Mining Document – 1880 Report on Placer Mining

Below is a link to a 64 page document about placer mining from about 1880. I believe it is from the United States Bureau of Mines, but I didn’t see anything that said for sure. However, it is a great document that every gold miner should read, because it has information on the big and [...]

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