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Gold diggers and camp followers, 1845-1851

David A. Comstock

Gold diggers and camp followers, 1845-1851

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Published by Comstock Bonanza Press in Grass Valley, Calif .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Nevada County (Calif.),
  • California,
  • Nevada County.
    • Subjects:
    • Nisenan Indians -- History.,
    • Frontier and pioneer life -- California -- Nevada County.,
    • Nevada County (Calif.) -- History.,
    • Nevada County (Calif.) -- Gold discoveries.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementDavid Allan Comstock.
      SeriesThe Nevada County chronicles
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF868.N5 C65 1982
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 413 p. :
      Number of Pages413
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3488506M
      ISBN 100933994028
      LC Control Number82008176
      OCLC/WorldCa8494608


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