Handbook to the new Gold-fields
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Handbook to the new Gold-fields

By R. M. (Robert Michael) Ballantyne
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Table of Contents
  • R M Ballantyne
  • "Handbook to the new Gold-fields"
    • Introduction.
      • Handbook to the New El-Dorado.
    • Handbook to the New El-Dorado.
    • Chapter One.
      • Richness and Extent of the Gold Fields.
    • Richness and Extent of the Gold Fields.
    • Chapter Two.
      • Climate, Productions, and Soil.
      • Vancouver’s Island.
      • Fraser and Thompson Rivers.
      • Sources of the Columbia.
      • The Athabasca District.
      • Saskatchewan, Assineboin, and Red River District.
    • Climate, Productions, and Soil.
    • Vancouver’s Island.
    • Fraser and Thompson Rivers.
    • Sources of the Columbia.
    • The Athabasca District.
    • Saskatchewan, Assineboin, and Red River District.
    • Chapter Three.
      • Routes, etcetera.
    • Routes, etcetera.
    • Chapter Four.
      • Description of Coasts, Harbours, etcetera.
    • Description of Coasts, Harbours, etcetera.
    • Chapter Five.
      • Native Tribes.
    • Native Tribes.
    • Appendix.
      • Correspondence Relative to the Discovery of Gold in the Fraser River District, in British North America.
      • Number 1.
      • No. II.
      • No. III.
      • No. V.
      • No. VI.
      • No. VII.
      • No. VIII.
      • No. X.
      • No. XII.
      • Enclosures Number 12.
      • No. XIII.
      • Charter Incorporating the Hudson’s Bay Company.
      • Comparison between Price of Labour in Australia and California or British Columbia.
      • Treaty made between the United States and Great Britain in regard to the Limits Westward of the Rocky Mountains, June 15, 1846.
      • Form of Licence Granted to Diggers.
      • Proclamation Issued by Governor Douglas.
      • General Sufferance for the Navigation of Fraser River.
      • Advantages possessed by British Columbia over Australia as a Field for Emigration.
      • Prices of Provisions, etcetera, at the Gold Fields.
      • Table of Distances from Victoria (Vancouver’s Island) to the Lower Portion of the Mines.
      • The Bill for the Government of the North American Colonies.
    • Correspondence Relative to the Discovery of Gold in the Fraser River District, in British North America.
    • Number 1.
    • No. II.
    • No. III.
    • No. V.
    • No. VI.
    • No. VII.
    • No. VIII.
    • No. X.
    • No. XII.
    • Enclosures Number 12.
    • No. XIII.
    • Charter Incorporating the Hudson’s Bay Company.
    • Comparison between Price of Labour in Australia and California or British Columbia.
    • Treaty made between the United States and Great Britain in regard to the Limits Westward of the Rocky Mountains, June 15, 1846.
    • Form of Licence Granted to Diggers.
    • Proclamation Issued by Governor Douglas.
    • General Sufferance for the Navigation of Fraser River.
    • Advantages possessed by British Columbia over Australia as a Field for Emigration.
    • Prices of Provisions, etcetera, at the Gold Fields.
    • Table of Distances from Victoria (Vancouver’s Island) to the Lower Portion of the Mines.
    • The Bill for the Government of the North American Colonies.
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