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Title [Mining claim, Denver]
Date 1861
Document Type Ephemera; Broadside
Names Hamilton, James W.
Region Idaho; Colorado
Places Clear Creek, Denver
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: "South Clear Creek, Denver Mountaineer Print. Idaho Mining District, this is to certify, that [in manuscript: J. W. Hamilton] is entitled by pre-emption...[one line]...[in manuscript: Decr 15 1861] [in manuscript: W Spruance] Recorder. [in manuscript: W. E. Sisty] President. Not endorsed by Hamilton on verso. Claim No. 6 N East, December Lode."
Library The Newberry Library
Copyright The Newberry Library
Collection Everett D. Graff Collection of Western Americana
Reference Graff 2051