NWT Mining Heritage Society

The first gold brick in the Northwest Territories was poured on September 5, 1938 at the Con Mine. It was Yellowknife's first gold mine and operated until 2003, pouring over five million ounces of gold!

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Thursday, Nov 29th, 2018

The Yellowknife Historical Society won big thanks to 100 "damn-giving" men of Yellowknife on Wednesday night, November 28, 2018.

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Wednesday, Nov 7th, 2018

In this issue: Annual General Meeting - Museum Construction Completed - Coming Events

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Monday, Oct 1st, 2018

Annual General Meeting - 10th annual Beer Barge was a Success - Summer Work Parties - Museum Construction Completed

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