James Wilson Marshall (October 8, 1810 – August 10, 1885) was an American
carpenter and sawmill operator, who reported the finding of gold at Coloma on
the American River in California on Janu...
Gold Discovered in California January 24, 1848. Many people in California
figured gold was there, but it was James W. Marshall on January 24, 1848, who
Gold has been in use by humans as far back as the Chalcolithic or Bronze Age.
The gold element is one of the few elements on the periodic table with no
definable individual being credited with the discovery.
Discovered by, -. Origin of the name, The name is the Anglo-Saxon word for the
metal and the symbol comes from the Latin 'aurum', gold. Allotropes ...
Gold was first discovered in Asia Minor around 6000 BC. One area where gold
was found in Asia Minor was ancient Lydia, which is modern-day...
No one knows when gold was discovered, nor does anyone know who
discovered it. Gold has been known to humankind since prehistory and is
mentioned in ...
The element known as gold, symbolized by Au on the periodic table, is the most
... Despite not knowing when gold was first discovered or even used by people, ...
Panning for Gold, A.C. Warner, 1899, Univ of Washington, Warner 206a. On
August 16, 1896, four people—an American miner, a First Nations man from the ...
was searching for gold along the Klondike River. and the creeks that flowed into it
... gold was made on the creek by one or more. of the group, and the stampede ...