The Golden Trail: More Stories of Oregon's Mining Years
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The Golden Trail: More Stories of Oregon's Mining Years
by Kerby Jackson

The Golden Trail: More Stories of Oregon's Mining YearsIn his follow-up to "Gold Dust: Stories of Oregon's Mining Years", Oregon mining historian and prospector, Kerby Jackson, brings you another treasure trove of stories from Oregon's rich history of gold prospecting, about the prospectors and their discoveries, as well as about the breathtaking areas where they made their homes. This time around, Jackson brings us twelve tales from Oregon's Gold Rush, including the story about the first gold strike on Canyon Creek in Grant County, about the old timers who found gold by the pail full at the Victor Mine near Galice, how Iradel Bray discovered a rich ledge of gold on the Coquille River during the height of the Rogue River War, a tale of two elderly miners on the hunt for a lost mine in the Cascade Mountains, details about the discovery of the famous Armstrong Nugget and others.

Publication Date: Dec 31 2012
ISBN: 1478353724
EAN13: 9781478353720
Page Count: 70
Subject: History / State & Local / Pacific Northwest

List Price: $8.99

Read an excerpt from "The Golden Trail" here.

~ Available online from ~

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~ "Gold Dust" is also available at the following fine retailers ~

Armadillo Mining Shop
2041 Vine St, Grants Pass, OR 97526

Josephine County Historical Society
512 SW 5th Street
 Grants Pass, Oregon 97526


 
 
 
   
   

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The Golden Trail: More Stories of Oregon's Mining Years