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Mine Tales: The ghost towns of Greaterville and Kentucky Camp

Mine Tales: The ghost towns of Greaterville and Kentucky Camp

Forty-five miles southeast of Tucson on the east slope of the Santa Rita Mountains are the Greaterville gold placers, discovered by A. Smith in 1874. The deposit, at 5,280-feet elevation, became the most sought-after placer deposit — or accumulation of valuable minerals — in Southern Arizona…

October 28, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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Tales from the Morgue: Tarnished badges, Part 1

Tales from the Morgue: Tarnished badges, Part 1

Right at the start it must be said that when one or two law enforcement officials skirt the law, it is quite sad, but should not be taken to mean that all such officials do the same.

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