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Courtesy of UC Berkeley, Bancroft Library


Gold diggins [sic] of California


Content/DescriptionGold mining site along river showing numerous miners at work as well as a few Indians, tents, and campsites visible on bank. Some claims are identified by name: Essex Company, A. J. Bryant, W. A. Egery, Sajean Co., B. R. and P. S. W., B. R. store house of Boston Co. on hill.


Unknown, artist


August 23rd, 1849

Contributing Institution:

UC Berkeley, Bancroft Library