Asked in History of the United States
Why was the life of miners difficult?
Life was very difficult for minners. Expecailly if you were at the california gold rush of 1849. These minners had leaky tents, did not have any food and did not have alot of money. These people did not live with their family. They were very far away from home. ...
Asked in Science, Century - 1800s
What did the gold miners live in the 1800s?
The gold miners lived in boomtowns. Boomtowns where towns that grew when a mine was discoved. when a mine closed though they slowly disapeared. some miners lived in bording houses which they rented for a week of even a night. YOUR A LIER! They lived in mining camps. ...
Asked in Australia Gold Rushes
What did miners live in in the Australian goldfields?
Conditions on the Australian goldfields were harsh. The fields were crowded: miners had between 1 and 3 square metres of 'claim' to live and work. Conditions were unsanitary, due to the open toilet trenches. Many diggers lived in tents, or even rough, open bark shelters. Those who stayed longer sometimes built larger slab hut dwellings, but these were still very basic. People would live in small humpies made out of wood, scraps and things found around the area. Also many people would...
Asked in History, Politics & Society
Why do nomads live in tents?
Nomads are people who are constantly moving and never staying at one place. So not all nomads could live in tents. Also, there is no specific reason for why nomads have to live in tents. You could be a tourist that travels around the world and stay in a hotel. ...
Asked in Australia
Which people live in the Australian deserts?
The Aborigines live in the Australian deserts. They were one of the first people to ever live in the country and there are many indigenous communities still living there today, although they no longer live a truly traditional lifestyle. Some of Australia's key mining resources are located in desert areas, so entire towns, complete with businesses, school and, of course, miners and engineers also live there. ...