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How did people find out about gold?


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2011-04-16 04:52:58
2011-04-16 04:52:58

gold was found/came to light, accidentally.


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People rushed to find gold. Hence, "Gold Rush."

Lots of people found gold. Few of them found lots of it.

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The people that traveled to North America to find gold were called the forty niners. They traveled here in 1849 to find gold.

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Many people did. Americans, African-Americans, even Chinese people came to find gold.

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People begin going to Western Australia in 1885 to find gold. There were several gold rushes in Western Australia including 1885, 1895, 1887, 1891 and 1893.

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