• Entry
  • Reader's guide
  • Entries A-Z
  • Subject index

Gold fever brought the forty-niners to California in search of fortune. By 1858, most of the gold had been mined and thousands of miners stood idle or worked subsistence claims. News came that gold had been found on the Fraser River ...

    • Loading...
    locked icon

    Sign in to access this content

    Get a 30 day FREE TRIAL

    • Watch videos from a variety of sources bringing classroom topics to life
    • Read modern, diverse business cases
    • Explore hundreds of books and reference titles