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