Mining History - Ghost Towns; 47 Down: The 1922 Argonaut Gold Mine Disaster - The dramatic and true story of America's worst gold mining disaster.: Alaska Gold Rush - Developed by the Alaska Rich Mining Project Committee to make archival, library and museum materials more accessible to users throughout the state and to assist teachers in using primary source materials in classrooms
"Hey did you know there is still a lot of gold to be found today? It's true; experts say that only 5% of all gold has been found. I'm Dave McCracken and I founded The New 49'ers Prospecting Association back in 1986 for the purpose of providing the best, and the most, small-scale gold mining opportunities available to you anywhere in America.
"In The Cornucopia, Tom Cook leads us on an expedition 100 years back in time to a remote mountainside in Northeast Oregon. Once there, Cook lets us experience the enchanting, dangerous and sometimes heartwarming history of Oregon's largest gold mining operation.