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7 edition of Gold in California. found in the catalog.

Gold in California.

by Paul Iselin Wellman

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  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Houghton Mifflin in Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • California
    • Subjects:
    • California -- Gold discoveries,
    • California -- History -- Juvenile literature

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliography.

      StatementIllustrated by Lorence Bjorklund.
      GenreJuvenile literature.
      SeriesNorth star books [2]
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF865 .W44
      The Physical Object
      Pagination184 p.
      Number of Pages184
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6248420M
      LC Control Number58009632
      OCLC/WorldCa1314594

        In those early days of California, assayers and private mines often minted gold slugs. Today, in addition to their gold value, they have also become major collectible items, and if the treasure were to be found today, some estimate it could be worth as much as a million dollars. The creek was located near Weaverville, California. The California Gold Rush inspired a new American dream--the "dream of instant wealth, won by audacity and good luck." The discovery of gold on the American River in triggered the most astonishing mass movement of peoples since the Crusades.

      Gold Prospectors Handbook. Tarzana, Calif: Del Oeste Press. Book Club of California, and Press (San Francisco Greenwood Calif.). The Miners’ Own Book: Containing Correct Illus-trations and Descriptions of the Various Modes of California Min-ing. Edited by Rodman W. Paul. San Francisco: The Book Club of California.   The California Gold Rush was sparked by the discovery of gold nuggets in the Sacramento Valley in early and was arguably one of the most significant events to shape American history .

        And there is the creeping suspicion over flattened bars of gold DeAngelo pulled from a hiding place in the garage that he claimed were melted coins from South Africa. self-published book is. "All the Gold in California" is a song written by Larry Gatlin, and recorded by American country music group Larry Gatlin & the Gatlin Brothers Band. It was released in August as the first single from the album Straight Ahead. The song was the first of two number one singles for .


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