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Early report on the Gold Rush of California...
Item # 665823
October 14, 1848
NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Oct. 14, 1848 The top of pg. 3 has a column head: "The California Gold Region" which has near the beginning: "The accounts which have reached the United States concerning the auriferous region of country on the Sacramento...induced hundreds, we might say thousands, of our citizens to turn their eyes in that direction..." with more on the gold rush.
Quite early concerning the discovery of gold in California.
Four pages, nice condition.
Category: Pre-Civil War