My entry for Cee’s Black & White Challenge this week.
This episode of California’s Gold speaks to me because gold dredgers operated in the American River near Mississippi Bar and Negro Bar from the early 1900s until 1962. There are still people living in my area who recall the constant noise of the dredgers as a regular part of their childhood. Aside from that, La Grange is a great example […]
I never knew there were so many types of shoes for horses and mules! I think creating such specialty shoes must be a lost art.
The Gold Rush medicine exhibit at the Angels Camp Museum — if the disease didn’t kill you, the treatment just might!
I didn’t make it to Jamestown on my recent trip to the Mother Lode; but Huell spent a weekend there for this 2010 episode of Road Trip, and he clearly enjoyed himself. Whether you’re to hunt for antiques, pan for gold, or take a ride on the historic train, there’s plenty to do in Jamestown. Huell travels to the historic […]