They saw the elephant : : women in the California gold rush

Title They saw the elephant : : women in the California gold rush
Names Levy, JoAnn.
Book Number DBC19509
Title Status Active
Medium Digital Book
Annotation Approximately ten-percent of the Gold Rush forty-niners were female. Overlooked by historians, this volume tells the stories of the wives, mothers, sisters, and daughters who took the overland trail, mined for gold, and settled in San Francisco, Sacramento, and Nevada City afterwards. Californiana Collection.
Narrator Levy, Joann.
Local Subject History - History of the American West - HUSW
History - HST
History, United States - HUS
Adult Book - AD
Adult Non-Fiction - AN
Women's Interest - WOM
General Non-Fiction - GNF
Californiana Collection - CAC
California history - CAH
California Interest - CAI
Short Book - SH
Audience Notes Female narrator.
LC Subject Frontier and pioneer life - California
Women pioneers - California - History - 19th century
Women - California - History - 19th century
California - Gold discoveries
Downloadable books
Talking books
Call Number 979.404082
Language English
Released 1992
Publication Info Sacramento : Braille and Talking Book Library, California State Library, 1992
Original Publication Recorded from: Norman, Okla. : University of Oklahoma Press, 1992. 0806124733 (pbk)
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