At its heart is Seth Bullock (Timothy Olyphant), a former marshal who, with his partner, is seeking fortune
as a salesman in the lawless territory.
The City of Refuge" and "The Promised Land," follow characters who have come from the South seeking fortune
, escape, or both; and depict the cold reality beneath Harlem's surface charm.
At its height in the Gold Rush era of the late 1800s, Bodie boasted a population as high as 12,000 - mostly miners seeking fortune
, but many others catering to or preying on them.
A fakir blesses and purifies a girl in Kandupatti; the women take part in many rituals seeking fortune
In opening his gallery, Julien Levy was not seeking fortune
(that was something he already had), but, rather, fame.
The era of the grizzled prospector seeking fortune
with a pickaxe, a tin pan and a burro are long past.