Posts tagged 'History'


United States Gold Bureau Will Offer Silver and Gold Eagle Coins with Updated Designs Starting in 2021

October 2, 2020

The United States Gold Bureau will offer Silver Eagle and Gold Eagle coins with updated designs starting in 2021.

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Gold: Barbarous Relic or Central Bank Bedrock?

December 10, 2019
For some years now many central bank top executives have been seen to be downplaying the role of gold in the global monetary system.

Top 5 Gold Producing States – Pt. II

June 27, 2019

Part 2 of our series on the Top Five Gold-producing States in the U.S., we're diving into the stories of how Nevada, Alaska and South Dakota produced gold.


Gold Mining - Top States/Towns in the U.S.

May 22, 2019

While the process of gold mining is often referred to simply as mining, it is actually just one piece of the puzzle. Learn more here.


8 Things You Didn't Know About California Gold Rush History

January 23, 2019
To celebrate the 171st anniversary of the California Gold Rush on January 24th, we're diving into the top 8 lesser-known facts.

The Kilo Standard Has Been Redefined - But Why?

December 13, 2018
An inch, a foot, a pound, a degree.All standard ways to measure ordinary things in our everyday lives. What happens when that changes?

The Gold Standard & Gray Wolf Parallels

December 11, 2018
I was privileged to attend Grant Williams' presentation on the gold standard at the Mines & Money meeting in London titled, 'Cry Wolf'. Read more here.

10 Most Valuable Treasures Ever Found (Part III)

December 4, 2018
We have traveled all over the world and finally, we are at our final installment of the Top Ten Most Valuable Treasure Finds.

10 Most Valuable Treasures Ever Found (Part II)

November 27, 2018
Tales of lost uncirculated coins, fortunes of the crown and treasure dating back to the Anglo-Saxons. Explore the values, size and discovery methods.

How Does Gold Prospecting & Mining Work?

November 20, 2018
While gold sourcing is often referred to simply as mining, mining is, in fact, just one piece of the production puzzle.