Jacob Jennings Brown papers
1799-1950s (bulk 1799-1837)
Gold Rush travel journal
This travel journal documents a journey from the Missouri River to California during the time of the California Gold Rush. The trek began on April 28, 1850, near Fort Leavenworth on the Missouri River, and ends on October 31, 1850, at Georgetown, California, on the edge of what is now the Eldorado National Forest, north of Sacramento.
Language: The material is in English
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