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Image / Grave of Rachael Melton

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Title
Grave of Rachael Melton
Date Created and/or Issued
10/09/1967
Contributing Institution
Center for Sacramento History
Collection
Center for Sacramento History Photo Collection
Rights Information
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Description
Caption from November 14, 1965 Sacramento Bee reads "PIONEER REMEMBERED - Bill Nakano, 31, of Mill Valley, Marin County, places flowers on the grave of Rachael Melton, who died Oct. 4, 1850, on the Emigrant Trail in Amador County. Nakano, a native of Calif. 88 area, reached the site on Calif. 88 on a 200-mile bicycle trip from Jackson. The grave is marked as "Maidens Grave."
Type
Image
Identifier
7511A7E8-2D1A-4CD9-95C2-738559091770
1983/001/SBPM00246
Subject
Amador County

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