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The miners had to eat and there were those who would rather make their money feeding them.
Ranchers would bring in beef and grow vegetables for the boom towns and mines. Beef was also
necessary for the military.
Contents & Introduction
Prospectors & Miners
Route 66 & Hoover Dam