Gold rush A gold rush is a new discovery of gold sometimes accompanied by other precious metals and rare earth minerals that brings an onrush of miners seeking their fortune Major gold rushes took place in the th century in Australia, New Zealand, Brazil, Canada, South Africa and the United States, while smaller gold rushes took place elsewhere. Black Hills Gold Rush The Black Hills Gold Rush began in The first arrivals were a force of men led by George Armstrong Custer to investigate reports that the area contained gold, even though the land was owned by the Sioux They found small amounts of gold in present day Custer, South Dakota, and looked for better paying locations.They moved north, establishing the towns of Hill City, Sheridan, and Pactola. Gold Rush History Links Gold Country Museum Gold Rush History Links The Discovery of Gold I Believe I ve Found a Gold Mine The Way West Pioneer Routes to California The Gold Rush General and Comprehensive Information Locales in the Gold Fields Specific Towns or Places Gold Rush Players Biographies of Notable Folk Miners Correspondence Letters and Diaries Gold Rush Fiction Tales Anecdotes From or About the Gold Rush San Francisco Before the Gold Rush Description of life in San Francisco before the Gold Rush Watch The Gold Rush American Experience Official Site Features Article Major Strikes in the California Gold Rush An astounding amount of gold was pulled from the ground during the California gold rush. Gold Anti Trust Action Committee Exposing the long term a ICT Wednesday, March , Dear Friend of GATA and Gold Hugo Salinas Price of the Mexican Civic Association for Silver forecasts this week the future of the U.S dollar by reviewing its history of steady devaluation. Murphys Old Timers Museum A stroll down tree lined Main Street transports visitors back to the mid s with buildings bearing thick stone walls, iron shutters and pastoral gardens with white picket fences. Home Murphys Historic Hotel In the very heart of Murphys is the picturesque old hotel now called the Murphys Historic Hotel Centrally located in Calaveras County and California s historic Gold Rush country, Murphys Historic Hotel anchors the town of Murphys at the corner of Main Street and Algiers. LeMetropole Cafe Where Gold Investors come for crucial Welcome to Bill Murphy s Internet Cafe for Gold and Silver Investors where the real gold and silver story has been told for the past years As Chairman of The Gold Anti Trust Action Committee GATA Bill has led the fight against gold market, and other precious metals market manipulation since . Barberton information accommodation tourism and tourist FRENCH BOB Auguste Robert known as FRENCH BOB, discovered gold on the North Kaap River and pegged the first claims at what became James Town in The Valley of Death in , this led to the Barberton gold rush.