When was gold discovered in Canada?

Answer Gold was first discovered in Canada in 1823 on the shores of the Riviere Chaudiere in Quebec. The 1858 discovery of gold in the Frasier river led to the Cariboo gold rush. It was 40 years later tha... Read More »

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Who discovered gold in the periodic table?

Dmitri Ivanovich Mendeleev discovered gold in the periodic table. While the element gold was known to ancient man, Mendeleev was the first to categorize gold for its properties in the periodic tabl... Read More »

How to Buy Physical Gold in Canada?

Gold is one of the oldest and most popular investment commodities. According to Peter Blake in the July 1984 edition of Canadian Family Physician, gold bullion can be a wise investment because of ... Read More »

Where is gold mined in Canada?

Canada is one of the world's top gold producers, with more than 300 active mines. Gold mines are located in Ontario; north of Winnipeg in Manitoba; and the Abitibi region in northwestern Québec, w... Read More »

Where is the Klondike Gold Discovery Day Festival in Canada?

The Klondike festival is held in Dawson City, Yukon Territory. The event marks the celebration of the 1897-1898 Klondike gold rush. The festival, which spans several days, is held annually in Augus... Read More »