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    • The Good Times Are All Gone Now

    • Life, Death, and Rebirth in an Idaho Mining Town
    • By: Julie Whitesel Weston
    • Narrated by: Cindy Piller
    • Length: 7 hrs and 15 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3

    Kellogg in the late 1940s and 50s was a typical American small town complete with high school football and basketball teams, marching band, and anti-Communist clubs; yet its bars, gambling dens, and brothels were entrenched holdovers from a rowdier frontier past. The Bunker Hill Mining Company, the largest employer, paid miners good wages for difficult, dangerous work, while the quest for lead, silver, and zinc denuded the mountainsides and laced the soil and water with contaminants.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Memories & History: a Compelling Story

    • By Susan on 01-24-16

    Regular price: $19.95