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By Kay Turnbaugh

ISBN-10: 0738581496

ISBN-13: 9780738581491

ISBN-10: 1531653960

ISBN-13: 9781531653965

Nederland survived 3 boom-and-bust cycles regarding 3 assorted minerals. through the silver increase, U.S. president Ulysses S. furnish visited principal urban in 1873 and walked on silver bricks that have been mined in Caribou and milled in Nederland. the second one increase the invention of gold in Eldora in 1897 and lasted just a couple of years. The 3rd growth was once sparked by way of the invention of tungsten through Sam Conger, an identical guy who made the unique discovery of silver in Caribou. The Conger mine finally grew to become the best tungsten mine on the planet. in the course of global warfare I, Nederland�s inhabitants swelled to 3,000�twice the scale it's today�and one other 2,000 have been anticipated to dwell close by. In every one growth, males got here to mine, open shops, and delivery items and ore. They introduced households with them, and lots of cities sprang up, together with Caribou, Eldora, Lakewood, Tungsten, and Rollinsville. a few of these groups have survived, whereas others stay merely in stories and photographs.

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