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The Midas Touch: Penrose, Tutt & Cripple Creek’s Mining Heritage!

at CC&V Visitor Center, Cripple Creek CO

Jan 30 2016
The Midas Touch:  Penrose, Tutt & Cripple Creek’s Mining Heritage! presented by  at ,

Director of COS Pioneers Museum to Speak about Historic Partnership

 

Eureka! It’s a classic American story: two young men come west, discover gold, and become millionaires!

These two men were Spencer Penrose and Charles Tutt, and here is a simplistic synopsis of their wonderful story:

In the late 1890s, they left Philadelphia to build their fortunes on the foundation of mineral wealth created from the gold rush to the Cripple Creek & Victor area. After investing in transportation, real

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FREE

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CC&V Visitor Center

371 E Bennett Ave (B.P.O.E. Elks Building), Cripple Creek, CO 80813