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Title [Mining claim, Colorado Creek]
Author Trail Creek (Colorado) District
Date 1861
Document Type Ephemera
Names Hamilton, James W.
Region Colorado
Places Trail Creek
Keywords claim jumping, Black Earth Lode, claim certificates, land claim
Theme Railroads, Transportation and Urban History; Mining and the Gold Rush
Publisher Republican & Herald Print
Place of Publication Trail Creek District, Colorado District
Additional Information From the Colton Storm catalogue: "Republican & Herald Print. Trail Creek district, Colorado territory. Be it known, that [in manuscript: J. W. Hamilton] is the owner...recorded this [in manuscript: 26th] day of [in manuscript: November] 1861. [in manuscript: W W Ware] Recorder. Deputy, claims held at real estate, under the law of the district. Claim No. 12 S.W. On Black Earth Lode".
Library The Newberry Library
Copyright The Newberry Library
Collection Everett D. Graff Collection of Western Americana
Reference Graff 4176