What people are saying - Write a review
User Review - Flag as inappropriate
Outstanding writing and laboriously comprehensive research make this an excellent source for anyone interested in the story of gold in the Black Hills of South Dakota.
Other editions - View all
amalgam August Black Hills Mining Black Hills Pioneer camp Central City completed constructed courtesy of Homestake Custer cut-and-fill Cyanide Plant Dakota Territory Deadwood Deadwood Creek Deadwood-Terra December drill Ellison Shaft employees Engineering expedition Father DeSmet feet Fielder Fort Pierre George Hearst Gold Mining Company Gold Run Golden Star Golden Terra Grier Harney Hills Mining Museum hoist Homestake claim Homestake Gold Homestake Mining Company Homestake’s Ibid inches Indians installed J. B. Haggin January July June Laramie Lawrence County Lead City located locomotive Manuel March McMaster Merrill miners mining claims Moses Old Abe Open Cut Oro Hondo ounces percent Pierre Railroad pipeline placer prospectors pumped purchased Red Cloud Report on Operations River Ross Shaft sand September Sioux Sitting Bull South Dakota South Mill Spearfish square-set stamp mills stope surface tailings Terraville Tevis timber tons Treasure of Homestake tunnel underground waste rock Water Company water rights Waterland Whitewood Creek Winze Yates