Bonanza, North Caribbean Coast Autonomous Region
In 1996, the local authorities chose for the first time to vote.
Bonanza Municipality has a population of 29,151 (2019 estimate). The majority of the population are of mestiza
origin and banana
cultivation is important for the economy. The gold mining activity in Bonanza also attracted the population of many parts of the world in the search of the metal.
Pictoral History of Bonanza
- to view more photos of Bonanza mine and town between 1956 and 1961, compliments of Jim Drebert, go to this address to see Siuna
area photos including Bonanza area: Picasa - Jim Drebert
Bonanza and Rosita Mine and town complex in the late 1950s
Mining town of Bonanza and Rosita area filmed in the late 1950s
Bonanza and Rosita Mine complex in the late 1950s
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