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Additional Hydraulic Mining Sites
Updated: June 15, 2009 

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Hydraulic Mining: 1852-1884 An essay on the hydraulic mining controversy, prepared by the staff of the California State Archives.

Gallery, Land of the Glittering Gold

Gold Rush: California's Untold Stories, Oakland Museum of California
On-line version of the renowned Gold Fever exhibit. This section deals with hydraulic mining. http://www.museumca.org/goldrush/fever19-hy.html

Gold Rush Documentary, PBS Supporting material on the PBS documentary, Especially hydraulic mining. http://www.pbs.org/goldrush/changes.html

Gold Rush Documents, California Reader
Includes historic documents from persons involved in or effected by the Gold Rush. Go to the mining techniques section. http://www.notfrisco.com/calmem/goldrush/index.html

Golden Drift Museum, Dutch Flat

Griffith Quarry Museum, Penryn

Malakoff Diggins State Historic Park, Nevada City

Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA)
Ever wonder what mineral resources are mined in the United States? http://www.msha.gov/KIDS/MRHP.HTM

Virtual California Gold Country, Elliot H. Koeppel
Short articles on the important mining camps and persons of the Gold Rush. This is about Malakoff Diggings http://www.malakoff.com/nobloom.htm

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