The discovery of the first lode of gold in the gulches around Central City is what really brought the colorful state of Colorado into being. Bancroft captures the broad sweep of the city's history through the details of the personalities that created its swirling events. Here are the pioneers who lived, worked, loved, grew rich, and sometimes died in the Gulch of Gold.

Gulch of Gold 2003, Johnson Books, Boulder, CO

ISBN-13: 9781555662998

Trade paperback