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Before The Gold Rush Before The Gold Rush –...
The true story, told for the first time, of a courageous, resilient couple who lived on the edge of fortune...
Disaster & Triumph Disaster & Triumph
Most histories highlight men's lives. Disaster & Triumph: Sacramento Women, Gold Rush Through the Civil War is the first one...
Gertis War Gerti’s War: A Journal of...
Gerti’s war is a journal of Gerti’s life after Hitler took power and she found herself pressed into service as...
Madam Pantaloons Madam Pantaloons: Gold Rush Pioneer
Jeanne Marie Suize emigrated to California from France in 1849 with the intention of mining gold. She was a very...
ORP Orzel ORP Orzel
"The greatest adventure story to come out of the war"            - Sir Winston Churchill The WW2 Polish submarine ORP...
Sutter Fort Rise, Ruin, & Restoration: A...
In its heyday Sutter’s Fort was a remote frontier outpost, a trading center, a Mecca for 1840s overlanders who trundled...
Sacramento Chronicles
Sacramento boomed when forty-niners flocked to California, but the road from riverfront trading post to cosmopolitan capital was bumpy and...
The Stagecoach in Northern California
New England stagemen followed thousands of bedazzled gold rushers out west in 1849, carving out the first public overland transportation...