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The richest discovery in the history of mining occurred in 1873. This so-called "Big Bonanza" made who the richest man in the world?

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The beneficiaries of the 1873 "Big Bonanza" were John William Mackay together with his accomplices James Graham Fair, James Clair Flood as well as William S. O'Brien. They together were commonly referred to as the Bonanza Kings after they discovered a giant ore more than 1,200 feet deep.

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General Grant's army came closest to defeat in the West as a result of a surprise Confederate attack at the Battle of

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