File MS-3580 - Cariboo gold rush records

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Cariboo gold rush records

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  • 1863-1885 (Creation)

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2 cm textual records

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File consists of textual records including licenses to sell liquor, free miners certificates, receipts for goods purchased, telegraph messages, Royal Engineers discharge papers, a will, correspondence, a list of persons entitled to vote in electoral district of Cariboo, and other records created between 1863 and 1885. They are generally related to the Cariboo region, especially Richfield, Barkerville, Quesnel, William Creek, and Yale.

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Related materials:
GR-0216 Cariboo Government Agent correspondence and other material
PR-0926 - F.W. Dustin fonds

Accession number(s): 2023.140.1

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  • Box: 002340-2314