Placer gold mining & prospecting how to find & mine gold bearing gravels; a practical handbook for prospectors & miners by Forest John Swears Sur

Cover of: Placer gold mining & prospecting | Forest John Swears Sur

Published by S. Rose in Hollywood, Calif .

Written in English

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  • Gold mines and mining,
  • Hydraulic mining,
  • Prospecting,
  • Gravel

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Statementby Forest John Sur ...
The Physical Object
Pagination4 p. ¾., vii, [4], 116 p.
Number of Pages116
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15077263M

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