Becker Bates Mine side door
The side door of the Becker Bates Mine circa 1860 in Central City Colorado looks out towards the managers home circa1890. The Bates lode was discovered by John H Gregory of Georgia and it was 13 days after he discovered the first gold lode in present day Colorado May 1859. Colorado was the extended territory of Kansas.
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