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The Resource Roar of the monitors : quest for gold in the Northern Sierra, Jann E. Garvis ; [edited by Rosemarie Mossinger]

Roar of the monitors : quest for gold in the Northern Sierra, Jann E. Garvis ; [edited by Rosemarie Mossinger]

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Roar of the monitors : quest for gold in the Northern Sierra
Title
Roar of the monitors
Title remainder
quest for gold in the Northern Sierra
Statement of responsibility
Jann E. Garvis ; [edited by Rosemarie Mossinger]
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
740 full color pages lavishly illustrate and inform the reader about everything one might want to know about the Northern Sierra mining region around LaPorte in Plumas County from the Gold Rush through the early 1900s. The author, Jann Gavis, has collected photographs, documents, information and gold from the region for fifty years
Cataloging source
NEV
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Garvis, Jann E
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • facsimiles
  • genealogical tables
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Kurutz, Gary F
  • Mossinger, Rosemarie
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  • Garvis, Jann E.
  • Gold mines and mining
  • Gold mines and mining
  • Hydraulic mining
  • Hydraulic mining
  • LaPorte (Plumas County)
  • Plumas County (Calif.)
  • Sierra County (Calif.)
  • California
  • California
  • Special collections
Label
Roar of the monitors : quest for gold in the Northern Sierra, Jann E. Garvis ; [edited by Rosemarie Mossinger]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Autographed by author on t.p
  • Maps on lining papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 711-718) and index
Contents
  • Queen City
  • Port Wine
  • Mt. Pleasant Ranch
  • Poverty Hill
  • Wahoo
  • Grass Flat
  • Cedar Grove
  • St. Louis
  • Chandlerville
  • Pine Grove
  • Foreword
  • Howland Flat
  • Potosi
  • Poker Flat/Windsor
  • Hopkins Creek
  • Poorman's Creek
  • Whiskey Diggings
  • Mount Pleasant
  • Gibsonville
  • Onion Valley
  • Richmond Hill
  • by Gary F. Kurutz
  • Sawpit Flat
  • Genealogies
  • The Northern Sierra mining camps:
  • LaPorte
  • Warren Hill
  • Little Grass Valley
  • Secret Diggins
  • Spanish Flat
Control code
ocm57666281
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
740 p.
Isbn
9781882824250
Other physical details
ill., fascims., geneal. tables, maps, ports.
Label
Roar of the monitors : quest for gold in the Northern Sierra, Jann E. Garvis ; [edited by Rosemarie Mossinger]
Publication
Note
  • Autographed by author on t.p
  • Maps on lining papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 711-718) and index
Contents
  • Queen City
  • Port Wine
  • Mt. Pleasant Ranch
  • Poverty Hill
  • Wahoo
  • Grass Flat
  • Cedar Grove
  • St. Louis
  • Chandlerville
  • Pine Grove
  • Foreword
  • Howland Flat
  • Potosi
  • Poker Flat/Windsor
  • Hopkins Creek
  • Poorman's Creek
  • Whiskey Diggings
  • Mount Pleasant
  • Gibsonville
  • Onion Valley
  • Richmond Hill
  • by Gary F. Kurutz
  • Sawpit Flat
  • Genealogies
  • The Northern Sierra mining camps:
  • LaPorte
  • Warren Hill
  • Little Grass Valley
  • Secret Diggins
  • Spanish Flat
Control code
ocm57666281
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
740 p.
Isbn
9781882824250
Other physical details
ill., fascims., geneal. tables, maps, ports.

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