Historic Hwy 49.com


Subject:
California Regions , California: History , California: History by Place , Gold Rush , Southern California , Gold Country: Sierra Nevada, Lake Tahoe, Calaveras, more...

Description:
This travel and tourism site for the towns along California Highway 49 includes historical background about California's Gold Country where "James Marshall discovered Gold in California at Sutter's Mill in [January] 1848 and set off the largest gold rush in history." Includes a business directory, city directory, and maps of the area and of individual cities such as Nevada City, Grass Valley, and Coloma (location of Sutter's Mill).??

Publisher:
historichwy49.com

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.historichwy49.com/home.html


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