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2 edition of Northern California 100 years ago found in the catalog.

Northern California 100 years ago

Skip Whitson

Northern California 100 years ago

by Skip Whitson

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Published by Sun Pub. Co. in Albuquerque, N. M .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • California -- History.,
  • California -- Description and travel.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementcompiled by Skip Whitson.
    SeriesSun Books : The "Old/100 years ago" series, Sun Books (Series)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination48 p. :
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14295261M

      The size of the huge trees made them prized timber, as redwood became known for its durability and workability. By , nine sawmills were at work in Eureka, a gold boom town established three years prior due to the gold boom. At that period of time, redwood forest covered more than 2,, acres (8, km2) of the California coast. The Northern California Book Awards celebrate books by northern California authors. The Northern California Book Awards are presented and sponsored by Northern California Book Reviewers, Poetry Flash, Center for the Art of Translation, Red Room (), PEN West, Mechanics' Institute, San Francisco Public Library, Friends of the San Francisco Public Library, and Readers Bookstore at the.

      In addition to the fires tearing through Northern California, the Lake Fire has been burning in the Angeles National Forest north of Los Angeles for eight days, and has grown to .   Lightning-sparked wildfires in Northern California exploded in size Friday to become some of the largest in state history, forcing thousands to .

      San Francisco • Lightning-sparked wildfires in Northern California exploded in size Friday to become some of the largest in state history, forcing .   2 of 10 A home burns as the LNU Lightning Complex fires tear through the Spanish Flat community in unincorporated Napa County, Calif., Tuesday, Aug. 18, Fire crews across the region.


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