copyright 1961; maps and drawings by David C. Mason, M.D.; Superior Publishing Company, Seattle; larger hardbound in light grey/green boards with red lettering on cover and spine (fading on spine); very good condition with unmarked pages; very many wonderful photos and illustrations; no dust jacket.
The story of some of the ghost towns of the west in California, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Nevada, & Arizona. Some of the towns are Skamokawa, Liberty, Wikeson, Washington and Silver City, Idaho, Southern Cross Montana, Animas Forks, Colorado, White Hills, Arizona, Bodie, California, Cornucopia, Oregon and many others. Detailed examination of a number of abandoned settlements and former boom-towns across the Western United States. Illustrated with numerous photographs as well as drawings and maps by David C. Mason.