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Insider stories of the Comstock Lode and Nevada"s mining frontier, 1859-1909

Insider stories of the Comstock Lode and Nevada"s mining frontier, 1859-1909

primary sources in American social history

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Published by Edwin Mellen Press in Lewiston, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gold mines and mining -- Nevada -- History,
  • Silver mines and mining -- Nevada -- History,
  • Mines and mineral resources -- Nevada -- History,
  • Comstock Lode (Nev.)

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementcollected and edited by Lawrence I. Berkove.
    ContributionsBerkove, Lawrence I.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTN413.N25 I67 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16269197M
    ISBN 100773453822, 0773456317
    LC Control Number2007012789

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This two-volume work includes the “Bye-the-Bye” columns that were published in The Nevada Mining News in the years This featured column was devoted to a series of historical memoirs primarily about the Comstock Lode of the s to s.

The columns provide a fascinating glimpse into this era during which the first major mining enterprise in Nevada occurred and shed light on a Author: Lawrence Berkove.

Insider Stories of the Comstock Lode and Nevada's Mining Frontier, by Lawrence I. Berkove,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. Berkove is the editor of Insider Stories of the Comstock Lode and Nevada’s Mining Frontier, – Primary Sources in American Social History, an unwieldy title necessary to convey a sense of what the two-volumes contain in over eleven hundred pages, including an illuminating introduction and “Glossary of Mining Terms.”.

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Insider Stories of the Comstock Lode and Nevada's Mining Frontier, 1 8 5 9 -1 9 0 9. Edited by Lawrence I. Berkove. Lewiston, NY: Edwin Mellen Press, 2 vols., pages, $Cited by: 1. Insider stories of the Comstock Lode and Nevada's mining frontier, Lewiston, N.Y.: Edwin Mellen Press, © (DLC) (OCoLC) Material Type: Document, Internet resource: Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File: All Authors /.

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Berkove, available from the Library of Congress. The Comstock Lode, which produced over $ million in gold and silver over a twenty‐year period, was discovered in in western Nevada.

Miners flocked to Idaho and Montana in the s and followed the lure of gold into the Black Hills in the Dakota territory in (a violation of Sioux treaty rights that led to the Battle of the Little. The book also contains many rare historic photographs of the mining district.

With the addition of new material by Joseph V. Tingley, which brings the history of mining operations on the Comstock to the present, The History of the Comstock Lode will once again he enjoyed by scholars and students of mining history as well as western history buffs/5(11).

Insider Stories of the Comstock Lode and Nevada's Mining Frontier, Primary Sources in American Social History By Lawrence I.

Berkove (editor) Retrieved 0 of 20 bookstores. Berkove is the editor of Insider Stories of the Comstock Lode and Nevada's Mining Frontier, ­ Primary Sources in American Social History, an unwieldy title necessary to convey a sense of what the two-volumes contain in over eleven hundred pages, including an illuminating introduction and "Glossary of Mining Terms.".

One of the most important mining discoveries in American History, the Comstock Lode in Nevada was the first major silver discovery in the United States and virtually ended the California Gold Rush. Discovered under what would become one of the most important gold camps in the West – Virginia City, on the eastern slope of Mt.

Davidson, the mines would yield more than million dollars of. Insider Stories of the Comstock Lode and Nevada's Mining Frontier, Edited by Lawrence I. Berkove.

Lewiston, NY: Edwin Mellen Press, 2 vols., pages, $ Reviewed by Charles L. Crow Rockville, Maryland This two-volume set is a literary and historical treasure and a remarkable piece of scholarship. The Infamous King of the Comstock: William Sharon and the Gilded Age in the West by Michael J.

Makley; Insider Stories of the Comstock Lode and Nevada's Mining Frontier, Primary Sources in American Social History, Volume 1, Volume 2 by Lawrence Berkove; Insiders' Guide to Reno & Lake Tahoe by Jeanne Lauf Walpole.

Henry Comstock, a sheepherder and prospector, who cared for the brothers' cabin, unsuccessfully tried to find gold on the land, sold his claims within months, and died a poor man. But the silver lode came to bear his name.

While the Comstock claim did contain some gold, miners were unable to get to it because it of an abundance of bluish clay. Mine outside historic Nevada town hits lucrative vein Jeff DeLong, Reno (Nev.) Gazette-Journal Company estimates that % billion in gold%2C silver is untapped in the hills.

Comstock Lode, rich deposit of silver in Nevada, U.S., named for Henry Comstock, part-owner of the property on which it was discovered in June Virginia City, Washoe, and other mining “boomtowns” quickly arose in the vicinity, and in 10 years the lode’s output justified establishment of a U.S.

branch mint (closed in ) at Carson the meantime, Republican leaders eager to. Despite the controversy, and but for these two men, the Comstock Lode would have been a financial failure, like dozens of other Nevada and California mining regions.

“Lumber Baron of the Comstock Lode: The Life and Times of Duane L. Bliss,” published by American History Press, is available at bookstores and : Tahoe Weekly. Comstock Mining Inc. insider activity by MarketWatch. View the latest news on LODE company insiders for best stock investing positioning.

Insider Stories of the Comstock Lode and Nevada's Mining Frontier, Ed. Lawrence I. Berkove. Lewiston, NY: The Edwin Mellen Press, Virginia City, NV (November 3, ) — Comstock Mining Inc. (“Comstock Mining” or “the Company”)(OTCBB: LODE) announced today the recent acquisition of 26 unpatented lode-mining claims along the southern extension of the Occidental Lode structure in Storey County, Nevada.