Gold

Stewart Edward WHITE (1873 - 1946)

This is a well written story of the California gold rush of 1849. Four friends decide they are going to go to California and get rich in the gold fields. Follow their adventures as they travel to California across the isthmus of Panama to San Francisco. In their search for gold they encounter hostile Indians, various desperadoes, and natural disasters. Did they strike it rich? Listen and find out. (Summary by Richard Kilmer )

Genre(s): Westerns

Language: English

Section Chapter Reader Time
Play 01 Oh, Susannah! Richard Kilmer
00:06:50
Play 02 The Hammerlock Richard Kilmer
00:19:38
Play 03 The Voyage Richard Kilmer
00:16:35
Play 04 The Village by the Lagoon Richard Kilmer
00:15:24
Play 05 A Tropical River Richard Kilmer
00:10:06
Play 06 The Village in the Jungle Richard Kilmer
00:21:59
Play 07 The Trail Richard Kilmer
00:09:22
Play 08 Panama Richard Kilmer
00:26:15
Play 09 Northward Ho! Richard Kilmer
00:13:33
Play 10 The Golden City Richard Kilmer
00:23:37
Play 11 I Make Twenty-Five Dollars Richard Kilmer
00:24:13
Play 12 Talbot Deserts Richard Kilmer
00:23:24
Play 13 Up-River Richard Kilmer
00:16:12
Play 14 Sutter's Fort Richard Kilmer
00:12:06
Play 15 The Gold Trail Richard Kilmer
00:28:14
Play 16 The First Gold Richard Kilmer
00:10:08
Play 17 The Diggings Richard Kilmer
00:10:36
Play 18 Beginnings of Government Richard Kilmer
00:15:54
Play 19 Sunday at Hangman's Gulch Richard Kilmer
00:11:23
Play 20 The Gold Washers Richard Kilmer
00:19:46
Play 21 We Leave the Diggings Richard Kilmer
00:13:09
Play 22 The Strike Richard Kilmer
00:10:16
Play 23 The Camp on the Porcupine Richard Kilmer
00:09:22
Play 24 The Indians Richard Kilmer
00:24:01
Play 25 Battle Richard Kilmer
00:14:52
Play 26 We Send Out Our Treasure Richard Kilmer
00:07:58
Play 27 The Robbery Richard Kilmer
00:11:07
Play 28 The Bully Richard Kilmer
00:29:34
Play 29 The Challenge Richard Kilmer
00:19:48
Play 30 The Fight Richard Kilmer
00:10:54
Play 31 The Express Messenger Richard Kilmer
00:11:27
Play 32 Italian Bar Richard Kilmer
00:25:27
Play 33 The Overland Immigrants Richard Kilmer
00:13:00
Play 34 The Prisoners Richard Kilmer
00:10:20
Play 35 The Trial Richard Kilmer
00:10:36
Play 36 The Rule of the Lawless Richard Kilmer
00:15:20
Play 37 The Last Straw Richard Kilmer
00:14:33
Play 38 The Vigilantes Richard Kilmer
00:13:06
Play 39 The Vigilantes (continued) Richard Kilmer
00:15:42
Play 40 The Rains Richard Kilmer
00:15:09
Play 41 We Go Out Richard Kilmer
00:18:47
Play 42 San Francisco Again Richard Kilmer
00:20:36
Play 43 The Golden Web Richard Kilmer
00:16:22
Play 44 Plutocrats Richard Kilmer
00:20:40
Play 45 The Catastrophe Richard Kilmer
00:13:17
Play 46 The Vision Richard Kilmer
00:08:33