Placerville, California would seem to be an unlikely location for a university, much less a large institution that would belong to the Pacific-8 (now 12) conference in athletics. 1,021 more words
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Visitors to James Marshall Gold Discovery Historic Park in Coloma are getting an added treat.
Workers were placing the final trusses in place for a new replica of Sutter’s Mill where the California Gold Rush was spawned. 350 more words
Anyone who has ever studied history of the United States will associate the words, ‘Sutter’s Mill,’ in connection with the California Gold Rush of 1849. They may know John Sutter as owner of that mill, and they may even know that it was James W. 920 more words