Tag: Gold Rush

  • Saudi Arabia Unveils Major Gold Discoveries, Aims for Mining Expansion.

    Reading Time: 2 minutes Saudi Arabia recently unveiled a substantial gold find within the Kingdom, located around 100 kilometers south of the operational Mansourah Massarah gold mine in Al Khurmah governorate, Makkah region. The Saudi Arabian Mining Company (Maaden) reported multiple gold deposits, signaling a potential expansion in gold mining within the region. This discovery…

  • The Founding and Early Years of the Charlotte Mint: A Tale of Gold in North Carolina.

    Reading Time: 3 minutes The history of the Charlotte Mint, situated in North Carolina, is intertwined with the golden legacy of the state, dating back to the first authenticated discovery of gold in the United States in 1799. This article explores the fascinating journey leading to the establishment of the Charlotte Mint, its role in…

  • Is Alaska About to Have Another Gold Rush?

    Is Alaska About to Have Another Gold Rush?

    Reading Time: 6 minutes Alaska is one of the most prospective and yet most underexplored areas in the world. GOLD is the top producing mineral in Alaska. There are good reasons for the neglect, most notably the long, cold winters and the lack of infrastructure. Whether the latter is a result of, or a cause of, there…

  • The History and Story of the California Gold Rush.

    The History and Story of the California Gold Rush.

    Reading Time: 7 minutes When you talk about the most important events in American history, you would be remiss if you didn’t mention the California Gold Rush. In terms of establishing the west coast as a place where people came for adventure and opportunity, the Gold Rush served as a major impetus. The Discovery Two…