Live like a Copper King in Butte, Mont. (AP)

by Blogburger on February 25, 2012

In this photo taken Dec. 24, 2011, Erin Sigl, one of the owners of Copper King Mansion, stands next to a fireplace inside the historic home in Butte, Mont. The 34-room mansion that W.A. Clark built in Butte more than a century ago is now a bed-and-breakfast and offers visitors a glimpse into the pampered lives of the robber barons who ruled American business at the turn of the previous century. (AP Photo/Nicholas K. Geranios)AP – A scandal over the fortune of reclusive mining heiress Huguette Clark has renewed interest in the life of her father, copper magnate William A. Clark, once one of the nation’s richest men.



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