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Title [Mining claim, Denver]
Date 1861
Document Type Broadside; Ephemera
Names Hamilton, James W.
Region Idaho; Colorado
Keywords mining, gold rush, claim jumping, gold, Comstock Lode, claim certificates, mining claim
Theme Mining and the Gold Rush
Additional Information From the Colton Storm catalogue: "Denver Mountaineer Print. [in manuscript: Idaho] mining district. Be it known, that [in manuscript: J. W. Hamilton] is the owner of [in manuscript: Quartz] mining claim [two lines] given under my hand at [in manuscript: Idaho] the [in manuscript: 15th] day of [in manuscript: April] A. D. 1861. [in manuscript: W Spruance] Recorder. Deputy. Endorsed by J. W. Hamilton on verso. Claim No. 5 westerly, Virago Lode."
Library The Newberry Library
Copyright The Newberry Library
Collection Everett D. Graff Collection of Western Americana
Reference Graff 2050