By Ulyssa Tyrrell
Gold Investment Ideas

Gold is a type of precious metal. This is a form of insurance and protection against inflation, global uncertainty as well as currency debasement. That being said, there are numerous ways how investors could lose their money with gold. Therefore, right before you consider buying this precious metal, it is highly advisable to keep yourself […]

By Delores Louie
Why Invest In Gold?

Investing in gold is one of the oldest investments but still topical. There are investors who swear by gold, but there are also big opponents who should not know anything about it. Investing In Gold With all kinds of ghost stories, people always try to talk the investor into fear of not investing in gold. […]

En 2017 Drill Results

Our joy knew no bounds, we huzzaed, whooped and yelled at the prospect of being loaded with gold in a few months, and gave vent to any amount of hisses and groans for our apostate companions that were making all speed for home. We congratulated ourselves, sir, that we inaugurated a new era in the […]

Transparency

Auraria and Denver were rivals for two years, and then merged in April 1860. During that time, the news of gold in the Pike’s Peak country was still spreading like wildfire. Some newspapers seemed to compete to top previous stories. For instance, the Kansas Weekly Press (October 23, 1858) told of a kettle of gold […]

News 2017

All this excitement resulted from perhaps $500 worth of gold having been found over the summer, most of it in the Cherry Creek region. That averaged out to less than $5 per person in the Russell party and even less if one figures in the Lawrence group, which had not found any gold. Their consolation […]

Corporate Management

Disappointment, not gold, was their reward. Over the next couple of weeks, many discouraged men decided to return home. Finally, only thirteen men—all Georgians, led by Green Russell—resolved to prospect further. They moved northward along the foothills for about thirty miles. Unbeknownst to the Russell group, another party had had the same idea. Fall Leaf […]

Corporate Directors

The initial discovery of placer gold, near where Denver one day would be, dated from June 1850, when a Cherokee party traveling to California panned some color near a small stream later known as Ralston’s Creek. As times worsened in the late 1850s, the siren promise of those few flakes of gold intensified—if they could […]

En Corporate Directors

Meanwhile, by the time Cantrell reached the Missouri River towns, his imagination had long since taken wing. Initially he reported that the Russell party took out $1,000 in ten days; even more encouragingly, he “thinks if properly worked,” one man could make $20 to $25 per day. That was a month’s wage for many people, […]

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As they headed for Pike’s Peak, they met some members of the discouraged Russell party, but the Lawrence group determinedly continued. Camping near Garden of the Gods, they enjoyed the magnificent scenery, and several small parties climbed Pike’s Peak (including the first woman, Julia Holmes, to do so). They found no gold, however, and moved […]

About Us

A gloomy winter slipped past, but gave way to a spring of 1858 that was not much brighter economically. The flowers bloomed, but too briefly to take most people’s minds off the trials of daily life. Still, for two groups of people, spring finally brought the chance to follow their cherished dreams of gold beyond […]