Extras

Video thumbnail: Gold Fever and the Bechtler Mint Using Raw Gold for Bartering

Gold Fever and the Bechtler Mint

Using Raw Gold for Bartering

Experts discuss how raw gold was used in bartering for merchandise during the 1800s.

Using Raw Gold for Bartering

Video thumbnail: Gold Fever and the Bechtler Mint Making Gold Coins By Hand

Gold Fever and the Bechtler Mint

Making Gold Coins By Hand

Excerpt from Gold Fever and the Bechtler Mint showing the process of making gold coins.

Making Gold Coins By Hand

Video thumbnail: Gold Fever and the Bechtler Mint The Bechtler House in Rutherfordton, NC

Gold Fever and the Bechtler Mint

The Bechtler House in Rutherfordton, NC

Bechtler House owner Lynn Padgett describes qualities of the structure built in 1838.

The Bechtler House in Rutherfordton, NC