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Seale, Linda N.
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Giant Mine
Pouring gold
Yellowknife, NT
Gold mining
Gold bricks
Liquid gold
Type of item
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Language
English
Place
Yellowknife, NT
Time
1965
Description
Pouring liquid gold into a mould to make gold bricks, Giant Mine, Yellowknife, NT, September 1965. Anyone able to carry the 12.5 kg brick one-handed to the Post Office in town, over 3 km away, could keep it. The price of gold was then about CAN$35 per ounce (28 g)
Date created
1965/09
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Creative Commons Attribution-Non-Commercial-No Derivatives 3.0 Unported
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