Phil Serpico 112 pages hardcover
Historic epic of California desert
railroading and operations in the Rand Mining District from 1897 to
1934. Story of the Randsburg Railway Company which was built from Kramer
to Johannesburg by private interests to serve the rich mining district.
Read about the discovery of gold on Rand Mountain, the immense tungsten
deposits at Atolia, and the rich silver find at Red Mountain; also
included is material on the various stamp mills serving the area. This
is a wonderful reference addition to any library on California desert
mining and railroading.