Andrew Gulliford

Mining on the edge at the Old One Hundred high above Silverton

The first time I saw the Old One Hundred boardinghouse near Silverton I had been scanning Galena Mountain with binoculars. I was about to give up, and then, I found it. Who could possibly have built that structure so high on a steep mountain?...


Andrew Gulliford is a professor of Southwest Studies and History at Fort Lewis College. E-mail him at gulliford_a@fortlewis.edu

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