Watercolour painting by Frederick Nichols showing one of the stamp mill buildings at Goldenville

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American Museum of Natural History
Bates, Jennifer. Gold in Nova Scotia
The Natural History of Nova Scotia, Nova Scotia Museum of Natural History
Nova Scotia Archives
PBS (Gold)
The Field Museum

Books for Educators
Bernstein, Peter L. The Power of Gold: The History of an Obsession, John Wiley &  Sons, 2004
extraLapis English No. 5: Gold--The Noble Mineral , Lapis International, 2003
Hawkins, John. Renfrew Gold, the Story of a Nova Scotia Ghost Town. Lancelot Press, 1995.
Parker, Mike. Gold Rush Ghost Towns of Nova Scotia. Pottersfield Press, 2009
Pellant, Chris, DK Smithsonian Handbooks: Rocks and Minerals, Dorling Kindersley, Inc. 2002
Stephens, David E. It Happened at Moose River. Windsor, Nova Scotia: Lancelot Press, 1974.

Books for Students
Holden, Alan and Morrison, Phyllis, Crystals and Crystal Growing, MIT Press, 1982
Kasinger, Ruth, Gold: From Greek Myth to Computer Chips, 21st Century, 2003.
Lourie, Peter, Lost Treasure of the Inca, Boyds Mill Press, 1999
Squire, Ann O., Rocks and Minerals (A True Book), Children’s Press, Scholastic, 2005
Stewart, Melissa. Igneous Rocks (Rocks and Minerals). Heinemann Library, 2003.
Stewart, Melissa. Minerals. Heinemann/Raintree, 2002.
Tocci, Salvatore, Gold (A True Book), Children’s Press, Scholastic, 2005

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