Let us help you recover valuable metals. 888-437-1187

Magazine

All Articles

San Francisco Mint and US Gold Reserves

In 1717, Sir Isaac Newton, Master of the British Mint, established a fixed price for gold that was equivalent to around US$20.00 per ounce. This price was for bullion gold, refined to a purity of twenty-two karats (.917 fine).

Online access required. Please .

Add a Comment

Additional articles that might interest you...

Gem Theft in Tucson


Police are investigating the theft of five stones, valued by their owner at $128,000, from an exhibit at a Tucson gem show.The largest of the stones taken from the show was a 7-inch-tall pink tourmaline worth $85,000.

Legislative and Regulatory Update


• Small miners address Washington State Senators
• Recent IBLA decisions
• SEIS available for comment
• BLM to redo CBM study
• California forgets why it's known as "The Golden State"

The Bawl Mill


• Flattening Syria like a pancake
• "Did I say that out loud?"
• Flower arrangers wilting in Louisiana
• Be careful what you wish for...

Cliven Bundy vs. BLM


...was all this about grazing fees and the desert tortoise, or something more?

Legislative and Regulatory Update


• Pruitt out at EPA
• NDAA still under negotiation
• AMRA’s California mining bill fails to reach floor vote

Our Readers Say


Then I had one of my worst experiences as a prospector when I visited the US Forest Service office for this area.

Legislative and Regulatory Update


• Federal election results should be favorable to miners
• Utah residents reject proposed National Monument
• Fish and Wildlife told to disclose locations of endangered species

Subscription Required:
The Bawl Mill   • Ask the Experts—What is barite used for?   • Ask the Experts—Are you able to advise me on the status of HR3824?   • Our Readers Say   • Sulfides, Selenides and Tellurides   • Silver’s Shine is Back   • Rahall Looks to Rewrite 1872 Mining Law   • Forest Service Attempts to Close Public Access   • Revisiting Commerce Resources—A Tantalum and Niobium Mining Project   • The Seventymile and American Creek Goldfields   • Mining Stock Quotes and Mineral & Metal Prices   • Melman on Gold & Silver

Free:
Legislative and Regulatory Update

Advertisements

Precious Metals Recovery plants and equipment
Fighting to keep public lands open to the public
Specializing in the processing of precious metal ores!
Watch prospecting shows on your computer right now
Free Online Sample Issue