TITLE

`All were off for the mines, some on horses, some on carts, and some on crutches...'

AUTHOR(S)
Colton, Walter
PUB. DATE
January 1998
SOURCE
Humanities;Jan/Feb98, Vol. 19 Issue 1, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Enumerates significant events that happened during the gold rush in California from May 29 to September 16, 1848. Includes discovery of gold on the American Fork in May 29; Gold specimens found by the author in June 20; Effect of the gold discovery on Monterey; Earnings of several Monterey citizens from gold mining.
ACCESSION #
199795

 

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