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Times Wasting – Are You Coming or Not – to the Gold Strike! Postcards From California

Gold Panning Prospecting British Columbia Canada Nuggets Postcard # 7458

After 6 Garage sales, and Darlene and I are packing up in the Morning, I traded Our Ford Explorer for a Team of Oxen – Eco-Friendly Grass Powered

Old Vintage Postcards from California

 

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I Found Gold- Get Out Here

 

 

 

  1. I have always been so intrigued with the Scenes of Gold Rush days found in postcards from california gold rush,

  2. Vintage postcards from california gold rush days can now be found for Sale online – Please Check Stock Many of our Old Postcards we only have One of…..

  • Winter 1848  The California Gold Rush began on January 24, 1848, when gold was found by James W. Marshall at Sutter’s Mill in Coloma, California. The news of gold brought approximately 300,000 people to California from the rest of the United States and abroad – Wiki Pictures

  • 1849 Rush of Gold Seekers ( Called the 49’ers)

  • Many Died – Before the Gold Rush, its native population numbered approx  300,000. in California.   Within 20 years, more than 100,000 would be dead. Most died from disease or mining-related accidents, but over than 4,000 were murdered by enraged miners in their Quest for Wealth

  • Native Indians – were forced off their Ancestral Lands

  • Gold Mining did a lot of Environmental Harm by soil erosion and water jet Mining

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Darlene’s Old Postcards from California

 

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