http://www.americaslibrary.gov/jb/reform/jb_reform_fortyniners_1.html

Gold Discovered in California January 24, 1848. Many people in California figured gold was there, but it was James W. Marshall on January 24, 1848, who saw ...

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/California_Gold_Rush

Rumors of the discovery of gold were confirmed in March ... moving to the Gold Country of California or "Mother Lode" ...

https://www.history.com/topics/westward-expansion/gold-rush-of-1849

Apr 6, 2010 ... The discovery of gold nuggets in the Sacramento Valley in early 1848 sparked the California Gold Rush, one of the largest mass migrations in ...

https://goldprice.com/project/the-history-of-gold/

While pieces of natural gold have been discovered in Spanish caves that date as far back as 40,000 B.C., it wasn't until 3600 B.C. that gold was smelted down ...

http://www.sfmuseum.org/hist2/gold.html

It was in the first part of January, 1848, when the gold was discovered at .... visited me, and explored a part of the country in a great hurry, as time would not ...

http://www.tchistory.org/TCHISTORY/Gold_Timeline.htm

Timeline of History, Price, and Economics of U.S. Gold. ... This happened about the same time gold was discovered in Coloma, California. .... In December, the U. S. government officially recognized the country was in a technical recession.

https://bebusinessed.com/history/the-history-of-gold/

Apr 7, 2018 ... Klondike (1896): Gold was discovered in the Klondike River in the ... holds more gold bullion than any other country in the world (approximately ...

https://www.loc.gov/item/today-in-history/january-24/

Jan 24, 2019 ... Select date. Today's Stories: Gold! Listen to this page. Gold! On January 24, 1848 , James W. Marshall discovered gold on the property of ... California Gold; An Authentic History of the First Find…, by James Stephens Brown.

https://www.coloma.com/california-gold-discovery/

On January 24, 1848, an event occurred in Coloma that would radically impact the history of California and the Nation. James W. Marshall was building a ...

https://www.britannica.com/topic/California-Gold-Rush

California Gold Rush: Overview of the California Gold Rush, the rapid influx of ... Fort State Historic Park, Sacramento, California, U.S. View Media Page. date ... Six days after gold was discovered in California, Mexico ceded the territory to the  ...