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|Material Type:||Government publication, State or province government publication|
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|Notes:||Originally published: 1st ed. Norman : University of Oklahoma Press, 1966.|
|Description:||xii, 259 pages,  pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm|
|Contents:||Geography and early exploration --
Early expeditions to the Hills --
Booming the Black Hills --
The gold rush in the summer of 1875 --
The rush to the central hills --
The rush to the northern hills --
The road to the mines --
The Black Hills and the Indians --
Life in a gold rush town --
Badmen of the Hills --
The hard-rock mines --
The happiest gold rush.
|Responsibility:||Watson Parker ; with a new introduction.|
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Gold in the Black Hills
Watson Parker's reprinted book is an example of how precise scholarship and attention to fine detail cam make a non-fiction book not only an outstanding read, but also an indespensable resource for other writers who are doing research on the Black Hills. I found that his descriptions...
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