Gold

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by FOCUSRAMOS12
Last updated 6 years ago

Discipline:
Social Studies
Subject:
American History
Grade:
4

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Gold

Some of the the first miners used pans,cradles and longtoms

THE HISTORY OF GOLD

Fact: San Francisco was a small town of around 1,000 people but when gold was first discovered. A few years later the California polation had skyrocketed Frone a little 1,000 to over 30,000.

49rs Come to California During 1849, people all around the United States began hearing news about the gold that had been discovered in California. Thousands of people decided to travel to California in hopes of finding gold and becoming rich. The travelers became known as forty-niners.

Boomtowns Boomtowns were places where gold was discovered and miners would move in and make a new camp that would quickly grow into populated towns San Francisco and Columbia are examples of Boom Towns.

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Fact: Miners extracted more than 750,000 pounds of gold during the California Gold Rush.

Fact: California was admitted as the 31st state of the United States in 1850 during the gold rush.

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FUN FACT The California proftinial football team is the 49ersNamed After the California 49ers who flocked to California for the gold


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