Lost Ghost Towns of Teller County

Lost Ghost Towns of Teller County

by Jan MacKell Collins

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781467135122
Publisher: History Press, The
Publication date: 06/06/2016
Series: Lost
Pages: 208
Sales rank: 1,254,902
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.50(d)

About the Author

Jan MacKell Collins is a historian whose work focuses on the more interesting aspects of the West. Author of several books and over two thousand articles, her writing has appeared in such magazines as Colorado Central, Kiva, Frontier Gazette, True West and others. In 2010 and 2011 she was a nominee for the WILLA award by Women Writing the West for her 2009 book Red Light Women of the Rocky Mountains, and as a contributor for the 2010 anthology Extraordinary Women of the Rocky Mountain West.

Table of Contents

Preface 7

Acknowledgements 11

Introduction 13

Part I Ranching and Resort Towns

1 Bison Park 19

2 Clyde 22

3 High Park City 29

4 Love 32

5 Manitou Park 35

6 Rosemont 39

7 Seven Lakes 41

8 Spring Greek 47

9 Summit Park 50

Part II Mining Camps and Towns

10 The Mining Camps 57

11 Altman 70

12 Anaconda 79

13 Arequa 87

14 Barry 91

15 Beaver Park 95

16 Cameron 99

17 Eclipse 105

18 Elkton 107

19 Gillett 111

20 Independence 116

21 Lawrence 121

22 Mound City 125

23 Signal Butte 129

24 Strattonville 131

25 West Greek and Pemberton 134

Part III Whistle-Stops

26 Alta Vista 139

27 Dyer 112

28 Edlowe 144

29 Marigold 147

30 Midland 150

31 Midway 154

32 Vista Grande 157

33 Windy Point 158

Part IV Here One Day, Gone the Next

34 Alnwick 163

35 Haverly 166

36 Lanter City 169

37 Lewin 171

38 Manchester 173

39 Pisgah Park 176

40 A Fleeting Glimpse 178

Notes 185

About the Author 205

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