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Claim and Property Rights in the Goldfields of the American West (Conclusion)

Despite occasional exceptions, the gold camps of the American West were good examples of an ordered "unspoken" and unwritten authority that existed in the total absence of any legal mining institution or laws. That says something about the overall character of those miners who preceded us in small-scale gold mining activities here in the United States.

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