working on gold

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

The Cariboo Gold Rush

"Prospecting for Alluvial Gold," William Hind, painting (courtesy PABC).

searching for gold

Canada A Country by Consent: British Columbia Joins Confederation: Gold Rush Fever in B.

The Cariboo Gold Rush Barkerville Section

After the great fire in Barkerville, this was one of the only houses left untouched.