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Grouse Creek Heritage Minute, Cariboo Gold Rush - YouTube

"Ne'er Do Well" Claim: Grouse Creek ca Cariboo Gold Rush, British Columbia. Heritage minute produced by Rebecca Shorten and Cody Beck, for UBC Geograph.

The cariboo gold rush began in the 1850s and lasted until the early 1860s. The gold rush took place in BC's interior. There was a massive shortage on workers so the natives were used as escorts to help build the road and were also used as miners. Many did not get rich of the gold rush instead they fell into poverty because of the travelling cost to the gold rush.

The cariboo gold rush began in the and lasted until the early The gold rush took place in BC& interior. There was a massive shortage …

cariboo gold rush - Barkerville

Main street of Barkerville, the centre of the Cariboo gold rush, early in BC Museum of Mining

Rare Fraser River Gold Rush (FRGR) Manuscript Diary, photo  and US Silver Half Dollar Coin. "The Fraser Gold Rush was a seminal point in the history of British Columbia. It led Britain to declare the Colony of British Columbia, which was also known as the Mainland Colony, to assert British authority and governance over the territory, which had been unincorporated in the wake of the Oregon Treaty of 1846 NO FRGR MANUSCRIPT DIARY HAS EVER APPEARED ON THE MARKET. $45,000 USD

Rare Fraser River Gold Rush (FRGR) Manuscript Diary, photo and US Silver Half Dollar Coin. "The Fraser Gold Rush was a seminal point in the history of British Columbia. It led Britain to declare the Colony of British Columbia, which was also known as the Mainland Colony, to assert British authority and governance over the territory, which had been unincorporated in the wake of the Oregon Treaty of 1846 NO FRGR MANUSCRIPT DIARY HAS EVER APPEARED ON THE MARKET. $45,000 USD

Overall, non-Indians took billions of today's dollars in gold and minerals from traditional California Native American tribal lands during t...

1848 The California Gold Rush began - bringing more immigrants to America . Many stayed on - leaving less and less land for the Indians and the wolves .

The Promise by Bill Gallaher.  It was 1862 and the Cariboo Gold Rush was in full swing. Sophia Cameron, the Beauty of Barkerville, lay dying of typhoid when her husband, John Cariboo Cameron, made one last promise to his fading young wife. The Promise is a compelling story of a great love and an epic struggle to honour a dying wife's final request: to take her body home to eastern Canada.

The Promise by Bill Gallaher. It was 1862 and the Cariboo Gold Rush was in full swing. Sophia Cameron, the Beauty of Barkerville, lay dying of typhoid when her husband, John Cariboo Cameron, made one last promise to his fading young wife. The Promise is a compelling story of a great love and an epic struggle to honour a dying wife's final request: to take her body home to eastern Canada.