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Gold diggers & silver miners

prostitution and social life on the Comstock Lode

by Marion S. Goldman

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  • 27 Currently reading

Published by University of Michigan Press in Ann Arbor .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Comstock Lode (Nev.),
  • Nevada,
  • Virginia City
    • Subjects:
    • Prostitution -- Nevada -- Virginia City -- History -- 19th century.,
    • Mines and mineral resources -- Nevada -- History -- 19th century.,
    • Miners -- Nevada -- Virginia City -- History -- 19th century.,
    • Women -- Nevada -- Virginia City -- History -- 19th century.,
    • Comstock Lode (Nev.) -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesGold diggers and silver miners.
      StatementMarion S. Goldman.
      SeriesWomen and culture series
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ146.V55 G64 1981
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 214 p., [14] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages214
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4265545M
      ISBN 100472093320, 0472063324
      LC Control Number81011474

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      Others have assured me that Book 4 is an improvement. I almost quit the series but have pushed forward. I'm writing this after finishing and starting Book 4. That Book so far is a 2 star, compared to the 1 star I'm giving this. The last 1/3 or 1/4 of the . Object 8 in the exhibition is a page diary written by a Scottish gold-digger on the Ballarat goldfields. The diary is on loan from State Library Victoria. The diary was written over a six-month period, from 8 July to 1 January It is closely written in black ink in a ruled cash book bound in black leather.

      By , Martha was New Zealand’s biggest gold mine and the nearby miners’ town of Waihi, population , the largest town in the region. Four decades later, Martha’s production, after the processing of nearly 11 million t of underground ore, totalled some 5 million oz ( t) of gold and 35 million oz ( t) of silver. Contents The Australian gold rushes 4 Daily life on the goldfields 5 A typical digger 6 Dressing on the goldfields 8 Homes on the goldfields 12 Eating and drinking 16 Shopping and housework 22 Sickness, accidents and death 26 Once the rush was over 30 Glossary 31 Index 32 Acknowledgements 32 Glossary words.


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