From the Columbia River Mines: 0071.0003

0071.0003: From the Columbia River Mines

John J. Murphy's personal account of 1865 developments at Big Bend and gold rush excitement. Mentions Dewdney Trail and conditions at Fort Colville.

Abstract:  Extract from John Murphy letter describing conditions at Big Bend and Wild Horse mines; gold rush action.
Medium:  Photograph - Image
Author:  Unknown
Date:  July 27, 1865
Author:  Unknown
Pages:  p3
Source:  The Daily British Colonist
Collection:  Columbia Basin Institute (0071)


Gold Rush Big Bend Perry Fort Colville Dewdney Trail Wild Horse Creek


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