The Himalaya Mine Ca.

The Himalaya Mine Ca. »

Gemologist and miner Fred J. Rynerson faithfully recorded the story of the fabulous Himalaya Gem Mine at Mesa Grande in his book,

Highland Springs Resort and the Lavender Festival

Highland Springs Resort and the Lavender Festival »

Highland Springs Resort, has a great and spirited history, and reaches way back to some of the earliest known history of San Gorgonio

The Murder at Highland Springs Resort

The Murder at Highland Springs Resort »

A terrible murder was perpetrated on the persons of Warren Hall and Wilkinson, at or near Dr. Smith’s rancho, on the road

Bill Brazelton Stage Robber

Bill Brazelton Stage Robber »

“The next robbery which took place was that of the California stage, and this occurred just a few miles west of Tucson. The

The Murderous Cattle Drive of 1890

The Murderous Cattle Drive of 1890 »

The last major cattle drive into California on the old Southern Emigrant Trail was in 1890, though the trip is better remembered

The Lost Silver Lode of Carrizo Creek (AZ)

The Lost Silver Lode of Carrizo Creek (AZ) »

Mining played a prominent role in the development of the New World. The Spanish march northward from Central Mexico was fueled by

Claude K. Bell and the Cabazon Dinosaurs

Claude K. Bell and the Cabazon Dinosaurs »

 Mr. Bell spent more than two decades and $300,000 creating the giant creatures on an otherwise desolate stretch of Interstate 10 near