The Gold Rush
Discover within these pages:
How modern technology has combined with history and legend to pinpoint the location within a few square miles of the Mother Lode of all gold deposits.
The reason Mel Fisher, discoverer of lost Spanish treasure in the Caribbean, came to the Uintah Mountains just before his untimely death.
The government's decision in the early 1900s to reduce the size of the Ute Indian Reservation to make new areas available for mining when F.W.C. Hathenbruck and Caleb Rhoades promised to use mining proceeds to pay off the national debt.
The secret endeavors of Jesse Knight and Reed Smoot to claim the gold mines in the Uintah's for themselves.
The recent sham burial of Ute chief Black Hawk in Spring Lake, Utah, to cover up the secret transfer of his bones to one of the tribe's sacred mines.
Never-before-published maps and detailed letters from those who have been to the mines.