California Gold Camps

California Gold Camps

A Geographical and Historical Dictionary of Camps, Towns, and Localities Where Gold Was Found and Mined, Wayside Stations and Trading Centers

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Baker & Taylor
Identifies, locates, and describes hundreds of productive and historically interesting California sites where gold was found, washed, and mined in the two decades following the 1848 Sutter's Mill discovery

University of California Press
Many books have been written about the California Gold Rush, but a geographical-historical dictionary has long been lacking. With the publication ofCalifornia Gold Camps, a monumental project has been completed.

California Gold Camps is a basic reference that will be indispensable to the historian, the geographer, and to the general reader interested in California's colorful past.

Publisher: Univ.of Calif, 1975 University of California Press, c1975.
ISBN: 9780520025721
Branch Call Number: R979.4GUD
Characteristics: x, 467 p. : ill. ; 27 cm.
Additional Contributors: Gudde, Elisabeth K.


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