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Barkerville, Quesnel & the Cariboo gold rush

Gordon Raymond Elliott

Barkerville, Quesnel & the Cariboo gold rush

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Published by Douglas & McIntyre in Vancouver .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Quesnel (B.C.),
  • Barkerville, B.C.,
  • Cariboo (B.C. : Regional District)
    • Subjects:
    • Quesnel (B.C.) -- History,
    • Barkerville, B.C. -- History,
    • Cariboo (B.C. : Regional District) -- Gold discoveries

    • Edition Notes

      StatementGordon R. Elliott.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF1089.5.Q4 E4 1978
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 184 p., [12] leaves of plates :
      Number of Pages184
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4474408M
      ISBN 10088894179X
      LC Control Number79301801


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They travelled all over North America – in “gold rushes” toward the latest find. Ordinary people quickly became miners, and their desire for the precious metal was so strong, it had a name: Gold [ ].Nam Sing came to B.C. from China in He worked as a miner near Yale before heading for the Cariboo to run a pack train between Quesnel and Barkerville.

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