Ores to Metals
The Rocky Mountain Smelting Industry
James E. Fell Jr. has been a professor at the University of Colorado since 1990. In 2004, he received the Mining History Association's Rodman Paul Award of the for distinction in the field and for service to that organization. In addition to Ores to Metals, he coauthored Aurora: Gateway to the Rockies (Cordillera Pr, 1985) and Mining the Summit: Colorado's Ten Mile District, 1860-1960.