Selected Bibliography
The titles listed below were source material for much of the content on this site.
Author(s) Title Publisher
Juanita Kennedy Browne Nuggets of Nevada County History The Nevada County Historical Society, Nevada City, 1983
William C. Dillinger The Gold Discovery, James Marshall and the California Gold Rush California Department of Parks and Recreation, 1990
Richard Dillon Exploring the Mother Lode Country The Ward Ritchie Press, Pasadena, 1974
Vardis Fisher and
Opal Laurel Holmes
Gold Rushes and Mining Camps of the Early American West The Caxton Printers Ltd., Caldwell, 1968
Erwin G. Gudde California Gold Camps University of California Press, Berkeley, 1975
Joseph J. Hagwood, Jr. The California Debris Commission: A History US Army Corps of Engineers, Sacramento District, 1981
J. S. Holliday Rush for Riches: Gold Fever and the Making of California Copublished by the Oakland Museum of California and University of California Press, 1999
Mildred B. Hoover, Hero E. and Ethel G. Rensch, William N. Abeloe
Revised by Douglas E. Kyle
Historic Spots in California Stanford University Press, Stanford, 1995
Oscar Lewis Sutter's Fort: Gateway to the Gold Fields Prentice-Hall Inc., 1966
Jim Morley and Doris Foley Gold Cities - Grass Valley and Nevada City Howell-North Books, Berkeley, 1965
James J. Rawls and Richard Orsi (Editors) A Golden State: Mining and Economic Development in Gold Rush California (California History Sesquicentennial Series, 2) Published for the California Historical Society by the University of California Press, 1998
Bayard Taylor Eldorado, or, Adventures in the Path of Empire Rio Grande Press, Glorieta, New Mexico, 1967
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