Another old mystery of ancient civilizations is unsolved in Death Valley, which may conceal an underground city that was described in Paihute Indian legend. The city apparently was first described 68 years ago, in Bourke Lee’s book, “Death Valley Men.”
In the book chapter: “Old Gold”, Bourke Lee describes a conversation which he had several years ago with a small group of Death Valley residents.
At one point two of the men, Jack and Bill, described their experience with an ‘underground city which they claimed to have discovered in 1931 after one of them had fallen through the bottom of an old mine shaft near Wingate Pass.
Besides they claimed to have discovered preserved mummies of “a race of men eight to nine feet tall” in several caverns which they have followed about 20 miles north into the heart of the Panamint Mountains. Continue reading Ancient Civilization Beneath Death Valley?