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The 1849 Gold Rush in California...
Item # 594699
September 19, 1849
THE VERMONT CHRONICLE (weekly), Windsor, September 19, 1849 This Vermont newspaper has both religious/Christian-themed news along with general news of the day. Page 3 has coverage related to the gold rush era, "Latest From California" (see images). Page one has an update in the missionary efforts to the Sandwich (Hawaiian) Islands and various Native American Indian people groups: Oregon, Choctaws, Cherokees, Sioux, and more (see).
Additional news of the day with period advertising throughout. Complete in 4 pages, minor fold wear, in overall good condition due to the use of high-quality rag paper during this period in newspaper printing.
Category: Pre-Civil War