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By 1860, twelve years after the discovery of gold at Sutter's Mill, more than five thousand American blacks had made the difficult trek to California in search of quick wealth. This fascinating book tells their story, filling in a missing chapter of American history.

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ISBN:
9780300065459
Author:
Lapp, Richard M.
Author:
Lapp, Rudolph M.
Publisher:
Yale University Press
Location:
New Haven :
Subject:
California
Subject:
History
Subject:
African American Studies - History
Subject:
Afro-americans
Subject:
Slavery
Subject:
United States - State & Local
Subject:
Gold mines and mining
Subject:
African Americans
Subject:
California Gold discoveries.
Subject:
Ethnic Studies - African American Studies - Histor
Subject:
United States - State & Local - General
Subject:
African American Studies
Subject:
Americana-General
Subject:
United States - 19th Century
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
The Lamar Series in Western History
Series Volume:
29
Publication Date:
19950931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
17 b/w illus.
Pages:
336
Dimensions:
8.5 x 5.75 in 0.98 lb

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"Synopsis" by , By 1860, twelve years after the discovery of gold at Sutter's Mill, more than five thousand American blacks had made the difficult trek to California in search of quick wealth. This fascinating book tells their story, filling in a missing chapter of American history.
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