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0009260
CALIFORNIA GOLD RUSH.
'Forty-Niners' washing gold: colored engraving, mid-19th century.
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0084839
CALIFORNIA GOLD RUSH.
Placer mining during the California Gold Rush. Wood engraving, American, 19th century.
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0116053
GOLD RUSH, 1859.
The campsite where the Jenks party pitched their tents on July 22, 1859, identified by the artist as 'Camp 100,' on the banks of the Humboldt River in western Nevada. Graphite, ink, crayon and watercolor on paper by Daniel Jenks, gold prospector, 1959.
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0015789
CALIFORNIA GOLD RUSH, 1853.
'Forty-niners' in California weighing their gold. Wood engraving, American, 1853.
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0043975
CALIFORNIA GOLD RUSH, 1860.
Gold miners camping on the Stanislaus River in California. Wood engraving, 1860.
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0096408
GOLD RUSH CARTOON.
Satirical French cartoon depicting the potential dangers at a California gold mine, mid 19th century.
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0132460
CALIFORNIA GOLD RUSH.
1848-1854. Gold prospectors aboard clipper ships sailing around Cape Horn on their way to California. Wood engraving, c1850.
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0084611
GOLD MINERS, c1880.
Gold miners at the Lagrange Mine near Weaverville, California, wearing Levi Strauss jeans, c1880.
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0008824
GOLD RUSH: CALIFORNIA.
A 'Forty-Niner.' Wood engraving, American, 1853.
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0007008
GOLD RUSH CARTOON, 1849.
'The Way They Go to California.' Caricature of the eagerness of Easterners to reach the gold fields in California. Lithograph by Nathaniel Currier, 1849.
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0007010
GOLD RUSH CARTOON, 1849.
A device that will enable persons afflicted with the Gold Rush fever to reach California in record time. Lithograph by Nathaniel Currier.
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0086827
CHINESE GOLD MINERS, c1850.
Chinese immigrant miners during the California Gold Rush. Photographed c1850.
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0096298
CALIFORNIA GOLD RUSH.
'The first gold-hunters.' Prospectors in California. Wood engraving.
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0183924
HARTE: ROARING CAMP.
Gold miners gathered arouned a newborn baby boy at Roaring Camp, California. Woodcut illustration by Paul Honoré from a 1941 edition of the Bret Harte short story 'The Luck of Roaring Camp,' first published in 1868.
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0009494
CALIFORNIA MINERS DANCING.
California miners dancing together in the absence of female companionship during the early days of the Gold Rush. Color engraving, 1852.
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0032634
GOLD RUSH, 1853.
A California miner rejoicing over his discovery of gold: engraving from a poem, "The Miner's Progress, or Scenes in the Life of California," published at Sacramento in 1853.
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0007009
GOLD RUSH CARTOON, 1849.
'The Way They Come from California'. Cartoon inspired by the California Gold Rush. Lithograph, 1849, by Nathaniel Currier.
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0041398
SUTTER'S MILL GOLD, 1848.
The first discovery of gold in California, by James Marshall at Sutter's Mill, 24 January 1848. Illustration from 'History of an Expedition to California,' 1849.
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0065132
CALIFORNIA GOLD RUSH GUIDE.
Cover of a guide to the gold fields of California printed at Boston in 1849.
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0096361
CALIFORNIA GOLD RUSH.
'Tunneling, at Table Mountain.' Wood engraving, 1860.
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0010667
CALIFORNIA GOLDMINER, 1850.
Contemporary colored engraving.
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0009495
MINERS IN SALOON, 1852.
California gold miners in the 'El Dorado' saloon at Sacramento. Color engraving, 1852.
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0087630
GOLD RUSH GUIDEBOOK, 1848.
Cover of 'The Emigrant's Guide to the Gold Mines,' published in New York, 1848.
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0042333
GOLD MINING, 1853.
Washing for gold in the Sierra foothills of California, 1853. Wood engraving, American, 19th century.
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0010455
SUTTER'S MILL, 1848.
John A. Sutter's sawmill at Coloma, California, where James W. Marshall discovered gold on 24 January 1848. Contemporary color engraving.
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0079185
MINER'S TEN COMMANDMENTS.
Broadside by James M. Hutchings, 1853, on the California Gold Rush.
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0007146
GOLD RUSH, 1852.
Columbia, California, one of the most important gold mining communities in the Sierras in the years of the Gold Rush. Lithograph, American, 1852.
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0017698
CALIFORNIA: GOLD RUSH.
Placer miners. Daguerreotype, probably early 1850s.
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0096365
CALIFORNIA GOLD RUSH.
Gold mining in the Mokelumne River, California. Line engraving, American, mid 19th century.
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0033762
SAN FRANCISCO, 1850.
Gold seekers living in tents and a harbor filled with empty ships during the California gold rush. Line engraving, 1850.
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0102335
GOLD RUSH CARTOON, 1849.
'The Way They Go to California.' Caricature of the eagerness of Easterners to reach the gold fields in California. Lithograph by Nathaniel Currier, 1849.
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0004190
MINERS GAMBLING, 1857.
California gold miners playing at Faro. Wood engraving from an American newspaper of 1857.
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0096299
CALIFORNIA GOLD RUSH.
Winnowing gold in California. Wood engraving, 1860.
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0096305
CALIFORNIA GOLD RUSH.
An arrastra, a mill for grinding quartz to isolate the gold in it. Wood engraving, 1860.
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0003005
GOLD MINER, 19th CENTURY.
Wood engraving, American, 19th century.
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0116044
ROCKY MOUNTAINS, 1859.
A view of the Cherokee Pass through the Rocky Mountains in Colorado, leading towards the Oregon and California Trails. Drawing by Daniel Jenks,
1859.
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0052062
CALIFORNIA GOLD RUSH, 1855.
Advertisement for a Boston, Massachusetts, jeweler from an American newspaper of 1855, depicting a California gold miner.
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0096302
CALIFORNIA GOLD RUSH.
'Packing earth.' Wood engraving, 1860.
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0268571
CALIFORNIA: GOLD MINERS.
Gold miners in California. Wood engraving, English, 1853.
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0006830
CALIFORNIA GOLD RUSH, 1849.
Miners washing gold in California during the early days of the Gold Rush. Wood engraving, 1849.
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