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American Experience; Gold Fever


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Series
American Experience
Program
Gold Fever
Program Number

910

Series Description

Premiered October 1988 As television's longest-running, most-watched history series, American Experience brings to life the incredible characters and epic stories that helped form this nation. Now in its eighteenth season, the series has produced over 180 programs and garnered every major broadcast award. Series release date: 10/1988

Program Description

The 1890s were desperate times. A depression brought bank and business failures and forced millions of men and women from their jobs. When gold was discovered in a frozen no-man's-land between Canada and Alaska, 100,000 people made the treacherous journey in search of riches.

Duration

01:56:46

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Documentary
Topics
History
Citation
Chicago: “American Experience; Gold Fever,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 9, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_E89967B74F8640C3999C5799A0825FB1.
MLA: “American Experience; Gold Fever.” WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 9, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_E89967B74F8640C3999C5799A0825FB1>.
APA: American Experience; Gold Fever. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_E89967B74F8640C3999C5799A0825FB1
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