History Stories
CATEGORY: California Gold Rush
California’s Little-Known Genocide
November 16, 2017

Up to 16,000 Native Americans were murdered in cold blood after California became a state. Read More

8 Things You May Not Know About the California Gold Rush
January 24, 2013

On the anniversary of the discovery at Sutter's Mill, check out 8 facts you may not know about the California Gold Rush. Read More

Burglar Nabs Gold Rush-Era Treasure from California Museum
January 11, 2013

A burglar who struck the Oakland Museum this week is the latest thief to target artifacts relating to California's historic Gold Rush. Read More