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Finding gold in California

John Joseph Andrews

Finding gold in California

by John Joseph Andrews

  • 137 Want to read
  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Andrews in [s.l.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • California.
    • Subjects:
    • Gold -- California.,
    • Prospecting -- California.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby John Joseph Andrews.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTN423.C2 A52
      The Physical Object
      Pagination96 p. ;
      Number of Pages96
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4154664M
      LC Control Number80134696

        British author Steve Boggan spent months doing just that, panning, sluicing and exploring his way through California. “If you know what you’re doing, you pretty much will always find a little bit. The discovery of gold in unleashed the largest migration in United States history and drew people from a dozen countries to form a multi-ethnic society in California.

      Since the British Gold Standard was established in , the price of gold generally has been fixed officially, and thus it has tended to remain stable. The U.S. Congress in adopted a gold standard of $ per troy ounce, which lasted to when the official price was set at $   James Marshall didn’t come to California to find gold. But then he noticed a glinting rock in the dirt while constructing a new mill for local landowner John Sutter. It was , and Marshall.

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