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The Resource The California Gold Rush : a guide to the California Gold Rush, by Eugene R. Hart

The California Gold Rush : a guide to the California Gold Rush, by Eugene R. Hart

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The California Gold Rush : a guide to the California Gold Rush
Title
The California Gold Rush
Title remainder
a guide to the California Gold Rush
Statement of responsibility
by Eugene R. Hart
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
SM8
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Hart, Eugene R
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Ishi
  • Strauss, Levi
  • Gold mines and mining
  • Indians of North America
  • California
  • California
  • Special collections
Label
The California Gold Rush : a guide to the California Gold Rush, by Eugene R. Hart
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Map on front cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references ( p. 124) and index
Contents
Gold Rush time line -- Why gold gold gold! -- Who were the gold seekers? -- California geography -- Transportation to the West -- To the California gold fields: voyage by sea ; journey by land -- Where gold is found -- Mining techniques -- The pony express and telegraph -- American inventions of the late 1800's -- Towns of the Mother Lode -- Examples of gold found in California -- Archaeology: the lost gold ship Central America -- Important dates of the Gold Rush -- Value of gold in the 1980's -- Appendixes : A. Joseph Goldsborough Bruff, 49er ; B. What did the miners do for entertainment ; C. Columbia's vigilante justive ; D. Levi's ; E. Charles Brown: diary of a gold seeker ; F. William Swain, gold in California ; G. Ishi, the last Yahi
Control code
ocm31222258
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
iii, 125 p.
Isbn
9780963419712
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
Label
The California Gold Rush : a guide to the California Gold Rush, by Eugene R. Hart
Publication
Note
Map on front cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references ( p. 124) and index
Contents
Gold Rush time line -- Why gold gold gold! -- Who were the gold seekers? -- California geography -- Transportation to the West -- To the California gold fields: voyage by sea ; journey by land -- Where gold is found -- Mining techniques -- The pony express and telegraph -- American inventions of the late 1800's -- Towns of the Mother Lode -- Examples of gold found in California -- Archaeology: the lost gold ship Central America -- Important dates of the Gold Rush -- Value of gold in the 1980's -- Appendixes : A. Joseph Goldsborough Bruff, 49er ; B. What did the miners do for entertainment ; C. Columbia's vigilante justive ; D. Levi's ; E. Charles Brown: diary of a gold seeker ; F. William Swain, gold in California ; G. Ishi, the last Yahi
Control code
ocm31222258
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
iii, 125 p.
Isbn
9780963419712
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.

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