Old Milford cemetery stone is piece of Gold Rush history

Old Milford cemetery stone is piece of Gold Rush history
History.com describes this portion of history as follows: “The discovery of gold nuggets in the Sacramento Valley in early 1848 sparked the Gold Rush, arguably one of the most significant events to shape American history during the first half of the …
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Why A Londoner Became a Backwoods California Gold Prospector
[Laughs] However, when you consider that there's a 120-mile long, intermittent vein of gold running through the foothills of the Sierra Nevada Mountains, every year some of it is bound to get washed down from higher up. Last year, a guy found a five …
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