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Other articles related to "gold, gold rushes, rushes":
... The rush was a spin-off of the Fraser Canyon Gold Rush, the first of the major gold rushes which dominate the colony's history, out from which the huge influx of miners from California on the Fraser fanned out ... Other rushes found in the same years were the Rock Creek, Wild Horse Creek, Cariboo, Omineca, and Stikine Gold Rushes, as well as the Colville and Colorado Gold ...
... Various gold rushes occurred in Australia over the second half of the 19th century ... not the only ones, were the New South Wales gold rush and Victorian gold rush in 1851, and the Western Australian gold rushes of the 1890s ... spending on infrastructure to support the new arrivals who came looking for gold ...
... Main article History of Australia (1851–1900) See also Australian gold rushes The discovery of gold in Australia is traditionally attributed to Edward Hammond Hargraves, near Bathurst, New South ... Richard Broome also argues that the California Gold Rush at first overawed the Australian finds, until "the news of Mount Alexander reached England in May ... government’s administration of the diggings and the gold licence system ...
Famous quotes containing the words rushes and/or gold:
“Every one rushes elsewhere and into the future, because no one wants to face ones own inner self.”
—Michel de Montaigne (15331592)
“That is coupled to foul thraldom.
But if he had assayed it,
Then all perquer he should it wit;
And should think freedom more to prize
Than all the gold in world that is.”
—John Barbour (1316?1395)