Chinese Camp, California and the Tong War of 1856
February 2000 by Richard H. Peterson, PhDIn an enterprise known for its boom-to-bust pattern, Tuolumne County produced some of the most productive and enduring gold mining towns of the last half of the 19th century in. California.
For this article, I am focusing on industrial production plants that can handle 10 cubic yards per hour or more and would be fed by a loader or other heavy equipment...
- Property rights advocate in running for top BLM spot
- “Draining the swamp” at Interior
This is yet another potential danger to the financial and social health of America—and one which the precious metals markets appear to be taking under consideration.
One of the biggest surprises on Wall Street during 2003 was the extraordinary performance of gold-oriented mutual funds—investments that normally fall as the stock market rises.
Comments Regarding our Gold Prospecting and Mining Summit in mid-May...
"What you did for us was very special...."
"Your patience with all of us is to be commended..."
"I learned a lot and hope to be back again next year...."
Q: Could you write more about the last two methods that you mentioned—the expanding chemical mixtures and the micro blasters, how and when to use them, and when not to use them?
Q: ...Is there any way to process the ore without using mercury or cyanides...?
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