Mineral Prospecting in the Yukon

In 1971 the Canadian Government paid Ingrid and Frank Wilcox to go mineral prospecting in the Yukon.



062 Yukon prospecting - scenic view
Frank takes a break after a morning of hiking and mineral prospecting. This picture was taken along North Canal Road.
PHOTO: FRANK AND INGRID WILCOX
062 Yukon prospecting - three panels
LEFT: Frank hiking in the Yukon's Selwyn Mountains. CENTER and RIGHT: Although their mandate was to search for hard veins of metal, Frank and Ingrid occasionally tried panning for gold.
FRANK AND INGRID WILCOX

















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