Information posted on these web pages came
from many sources, including the following publications. Please note that on the main listing pages, I
did not reference any of the sites with their sources. However on the Biography and Individual
Listing pages I did. This will aid
you in further research to the names and individual locations in
A Geographical & Historical Dictionary of Camps, Towns, and Localities Where Gold was Found and Mined;
Wayside Stations & Trading Centers.
GUDDE, Erwin G.
(noted as CGC in GT listings)
Office of Historic Preservation
California Department of Parks & Recreation
of State Printing,
In this work, any sites listed in this book have CHL# --- after them.
Volume 47, Number 2, April 1951
Division of Mines
The Origin and Etymology of Current Geographical Names.
GUDDE, Erwin G.
Originally published 1949
3rd edition published 1969 by the U of CA Press.
(noted as CPN in GT listings)
5: (THE) CALL OF GOLD —
Tales on the
CHAMBERLAIN, Newell D
(Originally published in 1936)
6: GEOLOGIC GUIDEBOOK ALONG HIGHWAY 49 –
SIERRAN GOLD BELT, THE MOTHER LODE COUNTRY
Division of Mines, Bulletin #141
GHOST TOWNS & MINING CAMPS
A History & Guide.
1970 (5th Printing-1980)
COOK, Fred S.
California Traveler, Inc., Volcano, CA.
(OUT OF PRINT?)
Monthly magazine published in Grove, OK.
Various issues, including: Dec 1986 (pg 46)
11: Mariposa County Discussion List on Rootsweb.com
Info here is from various postings to the list. Including old historic newspaper transcriptions. The direct link here is so you can browse or search the archives directly.
Seven Tours in Colorful Butterfly Country.
Flying Spur Press, Yosemite, CA.
3rd edition, 2nd printing
14: PERSONAL VISIT
April 10, 11, 2002
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Detailed information on individual locations:
BIOGRAPHIES | SOURCES
Ghost Town USA’s Ghost Towns of California
Also visit: Ghost Town
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Last Updated: March 19, 2005
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