Bodie and Esmeralda By Jos. Wasson (81412)

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Bodie and Esmeralda By Jos. Wasson  (81412)
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Original 1878 copy."An account of the revival of affairs in two singularly interesting and important mining districts, including something of their pasts." With 2 folding maps. Rare pamphlet about the early history of these two California mining districts at the height of their boom. Profitable deposits of gold-bearing ore were discovered in Bodie in 1876, and the population soared. This once small town bustled with activity, boasting over 60 saloons spread along a one mile strip. Details on more than twenty mines, as well as tunnels, railroad routes, and other information useful for the prospective investor or settler. 60pp.

Country (if not USA):
State: California
City/County: Bodie
Date: 1878