Fraser River Cariboo Gold Rush

history of Fraser river gold rush
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collection of gold

A Cariboo miner sluicing for gold with a rocker box. BC Museum of Mining

gold miner tools

gold miner tools

miners mining for gold on fraser river

BC History- Part of the Canada History project. Includes information about the early history of BC, politics pre-confederation,the Gold Rush, and the Canadian Pacific Railway.

fraser river 'camp'

June Burn's 1931 Bellingham Herald columns about the 1858 Fraser river gold rush and early Whatcom, Washington state

fraser river

Cariboo Wagon Road Above Spences Bridge along the Thompson River

James Douglas

James Douglas, Governor of Vancouver Island and British Columbia at the time of the Fraser River and Caribou Gold Rushes.

panning for gold

Photograph of a Chinese man washing gold in the Fraser River in - chris dong Fraser river gold rush