Native Californians were treated abominably in the area where gold was first discovered.
Up to 16,000 Native Americans were murdered in cold blood after California became a state.
Check out nine surprising facts about the route that once served as the gateway to the American West.
Why did the discovery of gold in California lead to a dramatic rate of inflation in the cost of food itself?
Next time you cook breakfast, whip up a delicious Gold Rush dish with a colorful history.
On the anniversary of the discovery at Sutter's Mill, check out 8 facts you may not know about the California Gold Rush.
A burglar who struck the Oakland Museum this week is the latest thief to target artifacts relating to California's historic Gold Rush.
Host Ian Knauer bakes a crusty loaf of sourdough, thought to be the oldest kind of bread in existence.