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Title
The gold district, California: mining operations on the western shore of the Sacramento River
Creator
[Unknown]
Date Created and/or Issued
[18--]
Publication Information
Bancroft Library
Contributing Institution
UC Berkeley, Bancroft Library
Collection
Honeyman (Robert B., Jr.) - Collection of Early Californian and Western American Pictorial Material
Rights Information
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Description
Diverse crowd of men (including Indians and Afro-Americans) and one elder woman at work along busy river bank. Miners use various tools including baskets, gold pans, shovels, picks and cradles and wear costumes reflecting their backgrounds. Mining camp and rolling hills in distance.
Printed title (UC). Printed (LR): For sale at 92 Fulton St[reet]. For variant see 1963.002:0266--B.
Type
image
Format
Print on paper: lithograph 41.9 x 56.9 cm.
Identifier
http://ark.cdlib.org/ark:/13030/tf1x0nb3ww
BANC PIC 1963.002:0471--C
Subject
California, Northern
Gold rushes
Indians of North America
Miners
Mining
Rivers

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