Dec 09 at 10:30 AM - Sale 2591 -

Sale 2591 - Lot 58

Estimate: $ 500 - $ 750
(COLORADO -- GOLD MINING.) W.A. Sherman. Map of Red Mountain Mining District Ouray County, Colo. Large lithographed map of mining claims along the Silverton Railroad line in southwestern Colorado. Watermarked bank note paper, 20 3/4x38 inches sheet size; clean with no flaws of note. Ouray, CO, 1891

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Scarce plan promoting abundant mining opportunity in the mountainous terrain of southwestern Colorado. Over 200 prospector's claims are noted in the stretch between Red Mountain and Ironton (both now ghost towns). OCLC locates 2 examples.