Sunday, February 12, 2017

Gold Found at Pleasant Retreat in White Co. GA #georgiapioneers

Gold at Pleasant Retreat

Etowah Georgia Mining Tunnel"From Pleasant Retreat. Gold mining is yielding a fine turnout of yellow metal. Mr. W. H. Courtney, who is one of the best miners in this section, is doing very well." Source:Cleveland Progress. December 22, 1893. 

1892 to 1893 issues of Cleveland Progress newspapers are available to members of Georgia Pioneers  

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