Who Found
Not clear
When Found
Pre - 1990
Where Found
From Money Pit area
Firsthand / Secondhand
References
According to Bowdoin's prospectus of 1909, "Gold Shavings" had been retrieved. Rupert Furneaux's, "The Money Pit Mystery", pg.70
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Oddity Factor
Assessment of Authenticity
Comments
Blair's affidavit in 1926 swears that Putnam had discovered privately to a few principle shareholders that he was convinced the drill had gone through gold in 1897. This may have convinced the source of Bowdoin's claim.
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