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Picks & Pans: Confessions of a Small Miner—Part I


On a beautiful day in 1971, my wife and I were scratching around some old miner's camp when I dug up a metal gold pan and thought I would try my hand at panning for gold. (mistake #1)

Map Offers Look at Butte's Mining History


It turns out the old Anaconda Co. really did have 10,000 miles of tunnels beneath this mining city. That’s one of the findings by researchers who have produced a new map that charts the thousands of underground mine shafts here, providing a detailed look at some of Butte’s mining history.

Gold and Silver Deposits of Bodie, California


Bodie, California, in its heyday, was once rumored to be one of the roughest and most lawless towns in the American West.

Lost Sally's Gold


She said a few thoughts did cross her mind at the time; she thought maybe she should have looked more thoroughly for that hand-drawn map to the claim that we had given her the previous year.

A Few Methods for Sampling Hardrock Deposits


With a little homework and a methodical approach to sampling, a prospector can determine if a deposit is worthy of more of an investment...

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Higher Copper Price Brings Hope, Jobs


Buoyed by higher copper prices, Chino Mines is reopening its ore concentrator and hiring workers.

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