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James W. Marshall

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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 - America's Story from America's Library

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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 saw ...

Who discovered gold? - Gold Traders

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Gold has been in use by humans as far back as the Chalcolithic or Bronze Age.

Who discovered the element gold? - Gold Traders

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The gold element is one of the few elements on the periodic table with no definable individual being credited with the discovery.

Gold - Element information, properties and uses | Periodic Table

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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 ...

Where in the world was gold first discovered? | Reference.com

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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...

When was gold discovered and by whom? | Reference.com

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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 ...

Who Discovered Gold? - Who Discovered It? - Yukozimo

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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, ...

Who Discovered the Klondike Gold? - Great Unsolved Mysteries in ...

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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 ...

Who Discovered the Klondike Gold?

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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 ...

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History of gold - OnlyGold

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A History of Gold. The discovery of gold. How gold was discovered. Where gold was discovered. When gold was discovered. Gold's history. Who discovered ...

Discovery of Gold, by John A. Sutter - 1848

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It was in the first part of January, 1848, when the gold was discovered at Coloma, where I was then building a saw-mill. The contractor and builder of this mill was ...

Questions and Answers - Who discovered the elements?

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Who discovered the element gold, silver, copper, neon, etc...? Below is a list of all of the known elements, who they were discovered by and the year they were ...