Settlers and Settlement
sites will provide you with background information.
The British Columbia Archives is an excellent Web
site for finding historical documents and photographs for a variety of
topics in the BC part of the Cordillera. Students can simply click on
a geographical region to connect with a collection of photographs and
documents. Students can find similar information about Yukon at the All
About Yukon site listed in the Aboriginal Peoples section.
Caribou Gold Rush
This Web site for the Caribou
Gold Rush offers a wealth of information for both teachers and students.
In addition to telling the story of the Caribou Gold Rush, students can
learn about the famous gold rush town of Barkerville and find many useful
links to other sites. Students can also find information about the Gold
Rush at the All About Yukon site listed in the Aboriginal Peoples section.
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