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  • John Gerrish Pulsifer

    John Gerrish Pulsifer

    John Gerrish Pulsifer, the person who sparked Nova Scotia’s first gold rush. read more »

    Keywords: gold, discovery, Pulsifer
    Media Type: Image
    Theme: Gold Mining
    Period: 1800s

  • John Gerrish Pulsifer

    John Gerrish Pulsifer

    John Gerrish Pulsifer, the person who sparked Nova Scotia’s first gold rush in a studio photograph against a landscape backdrop painted by Frederick B.Nichols. read more »

    Keywords: gold, discovery, Pulsifer, Nichols
    Media Type: Image
    Theme: Gold Mining
    Period: 1800s

  • John MacCulloch

    John MacCulloch

    Earrings & Brooch set, c.1858 made by John MacCulloch, Halifax as a wedding present for his wife, Mary Jane Kerr. read more »

    Keywords: jewellery, MacCulloch, Mary, brooch, earrings,
    Media Type: Image
    Theme: Gold in Art
    Period: 1800s

  • Johnny Miles

    Johnny Miles

    Johnny Miles, Nova Scotia's "Marathon Man". The greatest upset in the history of the Boston Marathon happened in 1926 when 22-year-old Cape Bretoner Johnny Miles placed first in the very first marathon... read more »

    Keywords: Johnny Miles, Boston Marathon, Olympics
    Media Type: Image
    Theme: Gold in Society
    Period: 1900s

  • Joseph Howe

    Joseph Howe

    Joseph Howe, 1851, pastel by T. Debaussy. read more »

    Keywords: Joseph Howe, portrait, gold, government
    Media Type: Image
    Theme: Gold Mining
    Period: 1800s

  • Julius Cornelius

    Julius Cornelius

    Brooch made by Julius Cornelius. He was known for using the mayflower motif (Nova Scotia’s provincial flower) in many pieces and favoured using Nova Scotia gold and stones, such as amethyst, agate and... read more »

    Keywords: Julius Cornelius, brooch, jewellery
    Media Type: Image
    Theme: Gold in Art
    Period: 1800s

  • Julius Cornelius

    Julius Cornelius

    Scarab locket made by Julius Cornelius. Brass and gold, dated c.1870. read more »

    Keywords: Julius Cornelius, locket, jewellery
    Media Type: Image
    Theme: Gold in Art
    Period: 1800s

  • Julius Cornelius

    Julius Cornelius

    Earrings made by Julius Cornelius. 14K gold, garnet flower, gold bud. read more »

    Keywords: Julius Cornelius, jewellery, earrings
    Media Type: Image
    Theme: Gold in Art
    Period: 1800s

  • Julius Cornelius

    Julius Cornelius

    Cross pendant made by Julius Cornelius. Gold mayflower motif, with pearls from Oyster Pond, NS. read more »

    Keywords: Julius Cornelius, jewellery, pendant, mayflower, cross
    Media Type: Image
    Theme: Gold in Art
    Period: 1800s

  • Julius Cornelius

    Julius Cornelius

    Gold brooch with pearl, attributed to Julius Cornelius. Cornelius was considered by historian and curator Harry Piers to be the “most artistic and skillful designer and maker of gold jewelry, that we... read more »

    Keywords: Julius Cornelius, brooch, jewellery
    Media Type: Image
    Theme: Gold in Art
    Period: 1800s

  • Karen Furneaux

    Karen Furneaux

    Karen Furneaux – Olympic and World Champion Kayaker. Haligonian Karen Furneaux started paddling when she was 12 and the sport quickly became her life’s passion. A member of the national team since... read more »

    Keywords: Karen Furneaux, kayaker, World Championships, gold
    Media Type: Image
    Theme: Gold in Society
    Period: Present Day

  • Kaulbach Shaft House

    Kaulbach Shaft House

    Kaulbach shaft, Moose River Gold Mines, ca. 1910. read more »

    Keywords: Moose River, gold district, Shaft house, Kaulbach
    Media Type: Image
    Theme: Gold Mining
    Period: 1900s

  • Laidlaw Hill

    Laidlaw Hill

    Laidlaw Hill, Waverley, 1911. read more »

    Keywords: Waverley, gold district, Laidlaw Hill, houses, mine buildings
    Media Type: Image
    Theme: Gold Mining
    Period: 1900s

  • Laidlaw's Farm

    Laidlaw's Farm

    Tributers hoisting ore from a shaft at Laidlaw's Farm in the Waverley Gold District. read more »

    Keywords: Tributers, miners, Ore, Laidlaw's Farm, Waverley, gold district
    Media Type: Image
    Theme: Gold Mining
    Period: 1900s

  • Lake Lode Gold Mine

    Lake Lode Gold Mine

    Workings of the Lake Lode Mine at Caribou. read more »

    Keywords: stamp mill, Shaft house, railway, Lake Lode Mine, Caribou, gold district
    Media Type: Image
    Theme: Gold Mining
    Period: 1900s

  • Lake Lode Gold Mine

    Lake Lode Gold Mine

    Headframe of the Lake Lode Mine, Caribou Gold District. read more »

    Keywords: Shaft house, mine buildings, Lake Lode Gold Mine, Caribou, gold district
    Media Type: Image
    Theme: Gold Mining
    Period: 1900s

  • Lake Lode Gold Mine

    Lake Lode Gold Mine

    Sander's mill and shaft house, Lake Lode Gold Mine, Caribou, 1896. read more »

    Keywords: stamp mill, Shaft house, Lake Lode Gold Mine, Caribou, gold district
    Media Type: Image
    Theme: Gold Mining
    Period: 1800s

  • Lake Lode Gold Mine

    Lake Lode Gold Mine

    Interior of 10 stamp mill, Lake Lode Gold Mine, Caribou, 1896. read more »

    Keywords: stamp mill, Lake Lode Gold Mine, Caribou, gold district
    Media Type: Image
    Theme: Gold Mining
    Period: 1800s

  • Lake View Gold Mine

    Lake View Gold Mine

    Lake View Gold Mine, Waverley Gold District, 1911. read more »

    Keywords: Waverley, gold district, surface plant, Lake View Gold Mine
    Media Type: Image
    Theme: Gold Mining
    Period: 1900s

  • Lakeview Gold Mine

    Annie Blois Smith, founder of the Waverley Heritage Museum and granddaughter of Cornelius Blois read more »

    Keywords: Lakeview Gold Mine, Annie Blois Smith, Waverley, mining
    Media Type: Video
    Theme: Gold Mining
    Period: Present Day