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Mountains Form the Backdrop of a Mining Town

Mountains Form the Backdrop of a Mining Town American History Nineteenth Century Life Geography

Creede, Colorado - where Jesse James' assassin lived after the shooting - was a mining town where the edge of mountain-cliffs almost touched the backs of wooden buildings.


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Image online, courtesy the U.S. Library of Congress, image X7917.

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