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days of old and days of gold in British Columbia a few reminiscences of the early gold mining days. by Kamloops (B.C.). Centenary Celebration, 1912.

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Published by Printed by William H. Cullin in [Victoria, B.C .
Written in English

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  • Gold mines and mining -- British Columbia

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Pagination15 p.
Number of Pages15
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17042007M
OCLC/WorldCa15704576

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