• Books - Gold Panner's Guide To The Black Hills Of South Dakota By Tom (T.H.) Bohmker

Gold panner's guide to the black hills of south dakota By Tom (T.H.) Bohmker



Follow in the footsteps of the gold rush!

  • A careful description of various mining areas, history, production, location on maps of historic lode mines and there geology.
  • Field notes on placer mining from Custer and Tinton, bedrock conditions, suggested methods, notes on best creeks and places to check out.  
  • The gold rush history is related in narrative style updated with the accounts of the depression days of the 1930's when black hills where again active with small time miners, panning and sluicing out gold for a living.