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{August 2, 2010}   Edutainment: The Last Great Gold Rush in the American West

While salmon fishing near the Klondike River in Canada’s Yukon Territory on this day in 1896, George Carmack reportedly spots nuggets of gold in a creek bed. His lucky discovery sparks the last great gold rush in the American West.

From: http://ping.fm/Df9ua

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