Gold dust along with coin and ingot from 1800s
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Quitting Quora? … Not Really, just a Question Hiatus or No Time For Gold Dust

This is gold dust. After the discovery of gold at Sutter’s Mill in 1849 people wanting to strike it rich, or even just to make a decent living with little to no other prospects, made the arduous journey in droves to California from all across the United States. In those days miners might work a […]