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Title Lost treasures of American history / W.C. Jameson.
Author Jameson, W. C., 1942-
Publication Lanham : Taylor Trade Pub., [2006]
Copyright date ©2006
Edition First Taylor Trade Publishing edition.
Description vi, 201 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Call # 973 J
Contents Lost Spanish treasure ship in the California desert -- Lost Spanish gold mine on the Cossatot -- Lost gold mine in the Uintah Mountains -- The lost Padre Mine -- The Victorio Peak treasure -- Lost Spanish treasure in the Lava Beds -- Lost Spanish treasure ship on Barkentine Creek -- Colonial America. Rogers' rangers and the lost silver Madonna -- Benedict Arnold's lost revolutionary war treasure -- Lost gold payroll -- The lost treasure of the Marquis de Lafayette -- The George Washington dollars -- The sunken continental dollars -- The lost treasure of the H.M.S. Hussar -- Civil War. Morehead City's Confederate treasure -- The lost treasure of the Confederate Army's gray ghost -- A fortune in Confederate silver -- Confederate treasure in Vermont -- Pots of gold -- The lost Confederate treasury -- Outlaw treasure. The lost treasure of Pedro Nevarez -- Jean Laffite's Galveston treasure -- Outlaw Plummer's lost gold -- The Sam Bass treasure -- Black Jack Christian's lost train robbery gold -- Tiburcio Vasquez's 500-pound silver ingot -- The lost iron door treasure of the Outlaw Belle Starr -- Multimillion dollar gangster treasure.
Subject Treasure troves -- United States -- History -- Anecdotes.
Mines and mineral resources -- United States -- History -- Anecdotes.
United States -- History -- Anecdotes.
United States -- History, Local -- Anecdotes.
United States -- Antiquities -- Anecdotes.
ISBN 1589792890 (pbk. : alk. paper) :
9781589792890 (pbk. : alk. paper) :
Standard # 9781589792890

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 Central 2nd Fl - HBR Non-Fic  973 J    CHECK SHELVES