The Gold Rush Accelerates

Photograph, Stamp Mill, Undated

Photograph, Stamp Mill, undated

Courtesy of the private collection of Madeleine Anthony

As numerous people continued to mine in the region, they also began to develop new technologies to aid them in their efforts. These technologies were often brought in by investors from outside the region, eager to profit off the highly valued mineral. Infrastructure began to be developed to accommodate this new strain of prospectors.