American City

 

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American City was founded in the 1890s in the Pine Creek Mining District. The Boston-Occidental Mine and Mill Company dominated American City.  The structures included the Hotel Del Monte, a school and a number of cabins.  It was the site for a 1911 Tom Mix silent film.

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Mine near American City
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Boston Occidental or Mantz and Palmer Mill or Mascot Mine - American Mining Company
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Map showing American City
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This page was last updated 01/27/07

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