- the Cariboo Canadian a region in the W foothills of the Cariboo Mountains, scene of a gold rush beginning in 1860
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She had heard of a sick miner (maybe from Cariboo) who lay there dying.Some Reminiscences of old Victoria
Was it your habit to use two pair of candles in your bedroom in Cariboo?
I suppose no one in Cariboo ever made a sum like that by gold-digging, eh?
Flower-time was past in Cariboo, and the whole forest was full of fruit.
Why, what any other man in Cariboo would do if he had half your chance.