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Ghost Towns of Teller County Book Signing

Presented by Victor Lowell Thomas Museum at Victor Lowell Thomas Museum, Victor CO

Jun 12 2016
Ghost Towns of Teller County Book Signing presented by Victor Lowell Thomas Museum at Victor Lowell Thomas Museum, Victor CO

Join Jan MacKell Collins and discover the booming history, lost towns and hardy settlers of Teller County. Her latest book, The Ghost Towns of Teller County, will be released June 6. Sunday, June 12, the author will be at the Victor Lowell Thomas Museum to meet the public and sign copies of the book.

Throughout Teller County, history lovers can find abandoned towns and forgotten main streets that once bustled with life and commerce. Even before Teller was carved from surrounding counties, the scenic mountains and lucrative mines of the gold rush era brought thousands of settlers and attracted resort owners and tycoons eager to exploit the rich setting. Seemingly overnight, towns in the Cripple Creek & Victor Mining District and other places popped up, flush with gold and people looking for

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Free entrance in gift shop – signed books for sale

Contact: 719-689-5509

Email: museum@victorcolorado.com

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Victor Lowell Thomas Museum

3rd & Victor Ave, Victor, CO 80860

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