Three years in Cariboo
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Three years in Cariboo being the experience and observations of a packer : what I saw and know of the country, its traveled routes, distances, villages, mines, trade and prospects

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Published by A. Rosenfield in San Francisco .
Written in English


  • Gold mines and mining -- British Columbia.,
  • Gold mines and mining -- Washington (State),
  • Gold mines and mining -- Idaho.

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Edition Notes

Other titlesGuide and history of Salmon River and Cariboo mining districts.
Statementby Jo. Lindley. With distances, notes and facts, relative to the Salmon River and Nez Percés gold fields / by T.R. Olney.
SeriesCIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 17893.
ContributionsOlney, T. R.
The Physical Object
Pagination36 p.
Number of Pages36
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16934329M
ISBN 10066517893X

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