Although not a haunting these lost gold stories are related to ghost stories. While the old west has plenty of lost gold legends like the Lost Dutchman' Gold Mine and Legend of the Lost Mormon Gold, and there are plenty of pirate treasure myths, the Civil War has lost gold stories as well: The Lost Confederate Gold of Jefferson Davis, The Confederate Gold in Wilkes County, Georgia, Mosby's Treasure, the Knights of the Golden Circle Treasure, and others. While some people laugh at these legends other people enjoy the tales for the entertainment value. There are people who believe these stories and search for the lost treasures. Book have been written on the subject of lost Civil War treasures. Does it take a certain kind of person to believe these Civil War treasure stories?