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Sept 13th - Busted Prospects and Ghosted Boomtowns

  • 13 Sep 2016
  • 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
  • Kit Carson Electric - 118 Cruz Alta Rd, Taos

Our first talk after the summer break

September 13, 2016, 7 PM

Where: Kit Carson Electric Boardroom, 118 Cruz Alta Rd, Taos

Speaker:  Carrie Leven 

Topic:  Busted Prospects and Ghosted Boomtowns: Historic Mining Archaeology in Amizette and Twining, New Mexico


Carrie Leven, Questa District Archaeologist, will present a slide-illustrated talk about historic archaeology and archival research into the mining boom in the Rio Hondo Mining District that happened in the Taos Ski Valley area in the 1890s until around World War I.


Join other TAS members and our speaker for Dinner at 5PM

Guadalajara Grill South, 1384 Paseo del Pueblo Sur, Taos, across from Ace Hardware.

Arrive between 5:00 and 5:30 PM, place your order at the front, and take your number to the back room.  No reservations needed.





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