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Buried treasures of the Appalachians

legends of homestead caches, Indian mines, and loot from Civil War raids

by W. C. Jameson

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  • 11 Currently reading

Published by August House Publishers in Little Rock .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Appalachian Region,
  • Appalachian Region.
    • Subjects:
    • Treasure-trove -- Appalachian Region -- Folklore.,
    • Tales -- Appalachian Region.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 206-207).

      StatementW.C. Jameson.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGR108 .J36 1991
      The Physical Object
      Pagination207 p. :
      Number of Pages207
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2027419M
      ISBN 100874831261
      LC Control Number91003453
      OCLC/WorldCa23584600

      South Carolina is not typically considered Appalachian, but southern coastal." However, if it takes place in the Appalachian Mountains, it is Appalachian. Just as Va, NC, Maryland, Ky, Ga, AL and TN all have areas outside of the Appalachian chain, in fact most of the these states are not in Appalachia. Appalachia is not a group of particular. According to the journal, the silver was struck into coins, both English and Spanish, and returned to the Appalachian hills in kegs, where they were buried or hidden in caves. Swift’s profession as a sailor made the movement of the silver and subsequent coins easier. Although the tale, and others, have generated derision among skeptics, coins.

      Most People Don’t Know These 7 Treasures Are Hiding In Pennsylvania. Pennsylvania isn’t anywhere near the “high seas” trafficked by legendary swashbuckling pirates, but what kid didn’t grow up with dreams of finding mysterious maps and buried chests of gold? We probably won’t find a sunken Spanish galleon in the Allegheny River anytime soon, but that doesn’t mean there isn’t.   The treasure hunt book, The Secret, has clues to 12 hidden gems. Only two have been found. James Renner is on a quest to discover the others, and he invites you to join the hunt.

      Buy a cheap copy of Buried Treasures of the Ozarks and the book by W.C. Jameson. Relates the fascinating legends of lost treasures, such as the gold ingots stashed somewhere in the Ozarks, hidden plunder from murderers and thieves, and lodes of Free shipping over $   An year-old millionaire buried treasure in the Rockies—and he’s offered one main clue Published Wed, Apr 18 AM EDT Updated Wed, Apr 18 PM EDT Yoni Blumberg @YoniBlum.


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Buried treasures of the Appalachians by W. C. Jameson Download PDF EPUB FB2

W.C. Jameson gathered his material from journals, maps, on-site research in the Southern Appalachian Mountains and from interviews with people whose lives have been entwined with the search for long lost treasures.

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This book contains 40 legends with accounts of caves stacked from floor to ceiling with gold ingots; of caches guarded by skeletons and curses; and of Union /5(14). Buried Treasures of the Appalachians. W.C. Jameson (Goodreads Author) Rating details 12 ratings 2 reviews.

Readers learn that indeed some of the gold has been found, and this should motivate them to get lucky and search on their own/5. Buried Treasures of the Appalachians: Legends of Homestead Caches, Indian Mines, and Loot from Civil War Raids - Ebook written by W. Jameson. Read this book using Google Play Books /5(3).

The Appalachian Mountains have seen untold fortunes gained and lost. The confluences and clashes of cultures - Indians, Spanish, French, pioneer, Union and Confederate forces - produced struggles over wealth, and gold and silver were often cached for later retrieval. The Appalachian Mountains have seen untold fortunes gained and lost.

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Buried Treasures of the Appalachians.: W. Jameson. august house, - History - 4/5(3). The Appalachian Mountains have witnessed untold fortunes gained and lost. W.C. Jameson presents 40 legends of buried treasures of the Appalachians gathered from interviews with people whose lives have entwined with the search for particular treasures--caves stacked with gold ingots, Confederate treasures, cahes guarded by skeletons and curses and more.

The twenty-four tales in this book are of the most famous lost treasures in America, from a two-foot statue reportedly made entirely of silver (the “Madonna”) and a cache of gold, silver, and jewelry that was rumored to also contain the first Bible in America to seventeen tons of gold—its value equal to the treasury of a mid-sized nation—buried somewhere in northwestern New Mexico.

Book. Clues for where the treasures were buried are provided in a puzzle book named The Secret produced by Byron Preiss and first published by Bantam in The book was authored by Sean Kelly and Ted Mann and illustrated by John Jude Palencar, John Pierard, and Overton Loyd; JoEllen Trilling, Ben Asen, and Alex Jay also contributed to the book.

A Japanese version was published inand. W.C. Jameson gathered his material from journals, maps, on-site research in the Southern Appalachian Mountains and from interviews with people whose lives have been entwined with the search for long lost treasures.

This book contains 40 legends with accounts of caves stacked from floor to ceiling with gold ingots; of caches guarded by skeletons and curses; and of Union payrolls scattered to the four winds.

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