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Modoc Indians War...
Item # 582728
May 17, 1873
MARYSVILLE DAILY APPEAL, California, May 17, 1873 In the days of the California Gold Rush, Marysville was a stopping point for riverboats from Sacramento and San Francisco that carried miners on their way to the digging grounds. A sign on the roadside as one enters Marysville carries the slogan: "Gateway to The Gold Fields." At that time it was one of the largest cities in California, named after one of the survivors of the Donner Party tragedy.
Page 2 has some interesting content including; "Latest From the Modocs" which is concerning the Modoc Indian War. Also: "Man and Wife Murdered by Indians" at San Juan Island in the Washington Territory. Also: "A Monster Indian Murderer".
Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, very nice, clean condition.
Category: The Old West