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Gold rush By: Valencia McKinley and Francisco peguero
Sutters Mill John A. Sutter had 50,000 acres of land from Mexico in California Dream: a great estate in the wilderness. 18,000 head of cattle He helped many settlers giving them work.
OREGON TRAIL MINERS MOVED TO CALIFORNIA ON THE OREGON TRAIL THE TRIP WEST LASTED FIVE OR SIX MONTHS PEOPLE WHO TRAVELED ON THE OREGON TRAIL ARE EMIGRANTS
Life in California They built communities called boom towns Robberies and murders were of daily occurrence Merchants profited from the gold rush
San Francisco Almost all of San Franciscos 900 residents left to chase gold The city became a ghost town
Forty-niners People who moved to California during 1849 More than 80,000 people moved to California for gold 80% were Americans
Gold fever Thousands moved to California 1848 6million$ had been taken from the American river Most miners traveled by sea thats how bad the fever was Not many of them struck it rich
The history of gold 1848 a carpenter found gold flakes in a stream. It was found throughout California
CREDITS THE AMERICAN JOURNEY TEXT BOOK MS.PATTIS MANIFEST DESTINY PICTURES VALENCIA MCKINLEY FRANCISCO PEGUERO
The Oregon Country.
Routes to the Gold Fields
Gold and Silver Strikes
The Oregon Trail War with Mexico California Gold Rush Pages Workbook 79.
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The California Gold Rush of 1849
Forty Niners-someone who went to CA to find gold in 1849
Chapter 13: Manifest Destiny Section 4: The California Gold Rush
Expansionism The California Gold Rush!!. California – Before the Rush.
New Settlers in California and Utah p
The American Gold Rush Panning for gold on the Mokelumne River.Mokelumne River.
What is the relationship between Americans and the land?
The California Gold Rush
Chapter 17.4 T h e C a l i f o r n i a G o l d R u s h In the early 1840s – Something bright and shiny would catch Americas attention – Gold…
Americans Rush West In the late 1840s, thousands of Americans headed west, including the Mormons who went to Utah and the forty-niners who headed to California.
California Gold Rush 1849 Alex Donatelli.
13.4 The California Gold Rush
19.1 California Gold Rush Main Idea Gold was found in California, and thousands rushed to that territory. CA quickly becomes a state. Why It Matters Now.
Peace With Mexico In 1848, the Mexicans signed the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo. They had to cede all of California and New Mexico to the United States.
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