Mar 22, 2018

Rumors of Lost Civil War Gold Stir Hope in Pennsylvania

gold bars
(NYTimes) For decades, treasure hunters in Pennsylvania have suspected that there is a trove of Civil War gold lost in a rural forest in the northwestern part of the state.
But the mystery about where it is hidden, or if it even exists, has recently deepened.
Last week, F.B.I. representatives showed up at a site in Dents Run, Elk County, an area known for its seasonal elk viewing activities that feed the economy of nearby Benezette Township. Continued