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The Sacramento, river of gold

by Julian Dana

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Published by Farrar & Rinehart, incorporated in New York, Toronto .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Sacramento River (Calif.),
  • California
    • Subjects:
    • Sacramento River (Calif.),
    • California -- History

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Julian Dana; illustrated by J.O"H. Cosgrave II.
      SeriesThe Rivers of America
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF868.S13 D27
      The Physical Object
      Pagination7 p. l., 3-294, [13] p.
      Number of Pages294
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6393674M
      LC Control Number39027898
      OCLC/WorldCa488086

      The Sacramento River was dredged in the early 20th century, which provided ships seasonal access to the sea; a newer canal, opened in to San Francisco Bay, made Sacramento a year-round deepwater port. After the Gold Rush heyday, Sacramento’s population grew steadily until the first decades of the 20th century. Boulder Creek Gold Site (Sacramento River) Bullards Bar Back-Country access. Butte County Placer Rivers. Butte Creek Free-Use Site. Butte County - Plumas County Placer Creeks. California Department of Fish and Game Address. Calaveras County Placer Creeks. Cargo Mountains. Chocolate Mountains. Classification for Dredging in the Rivers.

      of the Sacramento River route to Sacramento. California Magazine- Hutchings view of the Sacramento River at confluence of Steamboat Slough in the 's. This scan of a plate from a book over years old says its a view of "Steamboating on the Sacramento River" Hutchings Sketches of California #1 Cyclist's map. Privacy | Acceptable Use of IT Resources. The copyright of these individual works published by the University of Minnesota Libraries Publishing remains with the.

      The Sac River NWR is a very important home for it due to the large number of elderberry bushes which they feed on, lay eggs in, and the larvae mature inside of. The adults live for only a few weeks and can emerge between March - June.   The air was like champagne, and they drank deep of it, drank in the beauty around them. This is like the Holy Sacrament,” said a writer with the Spanish explorer Gabriel Moraga a half century before the discovery of gold. And so Moraga called the great valley and its river Sacramento after the Catholic sacrament of Eucharist.


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O'H. Cosgrove II Format/binding Hardcover Book condition Used - Very Good + Jacket condition missing Quantity available 1 Edition First edition Binding Hardcover Publisher Farrar & Rinehart Place of Publication New York Date published Keywords California, Sacramento, river, water, gold mining. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Reprint.

Originally published by Farrar & Rinehart in "Rivers and American folk, by Constance Lindsay Skinner": [13] p.

at end. The Sacramento, river of gold by Dana, Julian, Publication date Topics Geschichte, Siedlung Digitizing sponsor Internet Archive Contributor Internet Archive Language English "Rivers and American folk, by Constance Lindsay Skinner": [13] p.

at end Internet Archive Books. American Libraries. Uploaded by Andy Wilcoxon Pages: The Sacramento: River of Gold. By Julian Dana (Rivers of America Series) Published The Sacramento rises at Big Spring near Mt. Shasta and runs miles to its delta joining with the tidal reaches of the San Joaquin.

The river runs south through the Great Valley of California to San Francisco, where it is finally lost in the Golden Gate. Sacramento River The Sacramento River flows well west of the richest gold areas in California, but since the waters that feed into it include the Feather River and American River you can bet that there is some gold here too.

Since it isn’t as close to the source most of the gold. Marshall Village relates to the discovery of gold by James Marshall, and Settlement Village honors John A. Sutter, who founded the settlement that became Sacramento.

Details about Gold River’s. Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Dana, Julian, Sacramento, river of gold.

New York: Farrar & Rinehart, ©   Sacramento author mines the history of Gold-Rush stagecoaches in new book Author Cheryl Anne Stapp can’t get gold off her mind. The Sacramento native has written three books. River of Gold.

Having just visited the Palmer River Goldfields, this book gives a vivid description of the incredible trials and tribulations endured by the aboriginal tribes, Europeans and Chinese during the short ten years of this famulous alluvial find/5.

Julian Dana (Author of The Sacramento, River of Gold) Julian Dana is the author of The Sacramento, River of Gold ( avg rating, 4 ratings, 1 review, published ), A.P.

Giannini, giant in /5. The Sacramento River was the major route for steamboats with over fifty boats plying the river between San Francisco and Sacramento.

By the gold mining districts and emerging agricultural communities in the Central Valley were connected by over individual teamsters with wagons pulled by horses and mules.

The Sacramento River is one of the most important rivers in the world, yet amazingly no book has been published on it with two minor exceptions: one is The Sacramento. River of Gold by Julian Dana, published in The second is The Sacramento River by Oscar Lewis, published in.

The Sacramento: River of Gold (Rivers of America) by Julian Dana A readable copy. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. Pages can include considerable notes-in pen or highlighter-but the notes cannot obscure the text.

The dust jacket is missing. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Rating: % positive. In the 19th century, gold was discovered on a tributary of the Sacramento River, starting the California Gold Rush and an enormous population influx to the state.

Overland trails such as the California Trail and Siskiyou Trail guided hundreds of thousands of people to the gold : Suisun Bay. Isabel Allende's Daughter of Fortune has scenes in Sacramento during the Gold Rush.

Also not too far from here, Angle of Repose, by Wallace Stegner, is partly set in Grass Valley, and Frank Norris's The Octopus takes place in the San Joaquin Valley with mentions of Sacramento.

I haven't read the latter since high school, so I'm not sure where it's set in the San Joaquin Valley or if any of the.Steamboats of California. Steamboats operated in California on San Francisco Bay and the Sacramento–San Joaquin River Delta, and Sacramento River as early as Novemberwhen the Sitka built by William A.

Leidesdorff briefly ran on San Francisco Bay .The American River was were gold was first discovered in California, and it went on to be one of the most significant gold discoveries in the entire world.

Gold prospectors can still find plenty of gold today in the American River, which drains some of the richest gold .