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25 terms
The California Gold Rush
John Sutter
James Marshall
Sam Brannan
Land Grant
Built the sawmill outside of San Francisco, California, where…
Partner of John Sutter, helped him build a sawmill and they s…
Owned California's only newspaper during the Gold Rush. He bo…
Large areas of land granted by the Mexican Government in exch…
John Sutter
Built the sawmill outside of San Francisco, California, where…
James Marshall
Partner of John Sutter, helped him build a sawmill and they s…
17 terms
HMBHUSD California Gold Rush
entrepreneur
boomtown
Forty-niner
San Francisco
a person who starts a new business with the hope of making mo…
a town that grows rapidly as a result of new business
People who came to California in 1849 to mine for gold
California coastal city where many of the Forty-niners settle…
entrepreneur
a person who starts a new business with the hope of making mo…
boomtown
a town that grows rapidly as a result of new business
17 terms
HMBHUSD California Gold Rush
entrepreneur
boomtown
Forty-niner
San Francisco
a person who starts a new business with the hope of making mo…
a town that grows rapidly as a result of new business
People who came to California in 1849 to mine for gold
California coastal city where many of the Forty-niners settle…
entrepreneur
a person who starts a new business with the hope of making mo…
boomtown
a town that grows rapidly as a result of new business
31 terms
The California Gold Rush
prospectors
lean-tos
shacks
mining
people who look for gold
shelters with only roofs that are made of tree branches
small houses that are roughly built
looking for things found underneath the earth
prospectors
people who look for gold
lean-tos
shelters with only roofs that are made of tree branches
10 terms
California Gold Rush
Forty Niner
Panning
John Sutter
James Marshall
The nickname given to the men and women who rushed to Califor…
Technique used to separate gold from sediment by using water…
A Swiss pioneer of California known for having gold discovere…
A foreman for John Sutter who discovered gold at Sutter's Mil…
Forty Niner
The nickname given to the men and women who rushed to Califor…
Panning
Technique used to separate gold from sediment by using water…
20 terms
California Gold Rush
49'ers
Panning
Supply and Demand
John Sutter
The nickname given to the men and women who rushed to Califor…
Technique used to separate gold from sediment by using water.
The amount of a product available and the desire of buyers fo…
A Swiss pioneer of California known for his association with…
49'ers
The nickname given to the men and women who rushed to Califor…
Panning
Technique used to separate gold from sediment by using water.
25 terms
The California Gold Rush
prospectors
lean-to's
shacks
mining
people who look for gold
shelters with only roofs that are made of tree branches
small houses that are roughly built
looking for things found underneath the earth
prospectors
people who look for gold
lean-to's
shelters with only roofs that are made of tree branches
10 terms
California Gold Rush
Sierra Nevada Mountains
Californios
Riverbed
Pocketful of rocks
mountain range that runs parallel to pacific coastline, from…
Descendents of Spanish and Mexican conquerors; Spanish speaki…
the ground at the bottom of a river
Large amounts of Gold
Sierra Nevada Mountains
mountain range that runs parallel to pacific coastline, from…
Californios
Descendents of Spanish and Mexican conquerors; Spanish speaki…
31 terms
The California Gold Rush
prospectors
lean-tos
shacks
mining
people who look for gold
shelters with only roofs that are made of tree branches
small houses that are roughly built
looking for things found underneath the earth
prospectors
people who look for gold
lean-tos
shelters with only roofs that are made of tree branches
5 terms
The California Gold Rush of 1849
'49ers
Saloon
Sawmill
Eureka!
The thousands of prospective gold-miners who moved to Califor…
A public room or building used for a specified purpose, such…
A factory in which logs are made into lumber by machines.
A cry of joy or satisfaction when one finds or discovers some…
'49ers
The thousands of prospective gold-miners who moved to Califor…
Saloon
A public room or building used for a specified purpose, such…
8 terms
The California Gold Rush
entrepeneur
Pony Express
Gold Rush
discrimination
someone who takes risks to start a business
a system of carrying mail by horse
a rapid flood of people into an area where gold has been disc…
unfair treatment
entrepeneur
someone who takes risks to start a business
Pony Express
a system of carrying mail by horse
12 terms
the california gold rush
isthmus
mother lode
entrepreneur
claim
a narrow strip of land with water on both sides
a gold rich area in the central Sierra Nevada foothills
a person that starts a buisness that provides a needed service
an individual's special mining area
isthmus
a narrow strip of land with water on both sides
mother lode
a gold rich area in the central Sierra Nevada foothills
16 terms
California History - Gold Rush
gold rush
forty-niner
isthmus
claim
A huge movement of people going to a place to look for gold.
A person who went to California in 1849 to search for gold.
A narrow piece of land that connects two larger land areas
the area a miner said belonged to him or her.
gold rush
A huge movement of people going to a place to look for gold.
forty-niner
A person who went to California in 1849 to search for gold.
15 terms
California Gold Rush Vocabulary
gold rush
forty-niner
isthmus
technology
a time when many people hurry to the same area to look for gold
someone who came to California in 1849
a narrow strip of land that connects two larger areas of land
the use of tools, often improved by scientific knowledge, to…
gold rush
a time when many people hurry to the same area to look for gold
forty-niner
someone who came to California in 1849
19 terms
California Gold Rush
49'ers
Panning
Supply and Demand
John Sutter
The nickname given to the men and women who rushed to Califor…
Technique used to separate gold from sediment by using water.
The amount of a product available and the desire of buyers fo…
A Swiss pioneer of California known for his association with…
49'ers
The nickname given to the men and women who rushed to Califor…
Panning
Technique used to separate gold from sediment by using water.
17 terms
The California Gold Rush
to immigrate
secret
to be part of
to defeat
einwandern
geheim
Teil von etwas sein
jn. besiegen, schlagen
to immigrate
einwandern
secret
geheim
15 terms
The California Gold Rush
Boom Town
Claim Jumping
Claim
Cradle
A town that grew fast as a result of mining
Its a form of robbery where an owner of gold is forced to aba…
A piece of ground of a certain size which no one has a right…
A rocking device used in placer mining for separating gold fr…
Boom Town
A town that grew fast as a result of mining
Claim Jumping
Its a form of robbery where an owner of gold is forced to aba…
15 terms
California Gold Rush
headquarters
treaty
isthmus
discrimination
Place from which the head of an army police force and so four…
a formally concluded and ratified agreement between countries.
A narrow strip of land connecting two larger land areas
Behaving differently, usually unfairly, toward the members of…
headquarters
Place from which the head of an army police force and so four…
treaty
a formally concluded and ratified agreement between countries.
15 terms
California Gold Rush
Gold Rush
Forty-Niner
Place Mining
Prefrabricate
A large migration of people to a newly discovered gold field
A miner who was apart of the California gold rush in 1849
Mining valuable minerals from a placer by wasking
To produce synthetically, artificial material
Gold Rush
A large migration of people to a newly discovered gold field
Forty-Niner
A miner who was apart of the California gold rush in 1849
15 terms
California Gold Rush
Argonaut
Boom town
Fools gold
Gold fever
A person in search of gold
a town that grew fast as result a result of mining
iron pirate looks like gold FOOLING miners
an extrem interest in mining for gold almost an adiction
Argonaut
A person in search of gold
Boom town
a town that grew fast as result a result of mining
10 terms
The California Gold Rush
gold
Sutter's Mill
49ers
prospect
this was discovered in California in 1848
location gold was first discovered
gold-seeking migrants to California
to search for gold
gold
this was discovered in California in 1848
Sutter's Mill
location gold was first discovered
41 terms
California's Gold Rush
James Marshall
1849
3 ways gold seekers got to CA
grubstake
discovered gold January 24, 1848, along the American river ne…
marked beginning of Gold Rush due to so many people coming to…
by sea, land, Panama (fastest)
miner's supplies - beans, coffee, dried beef, pick, shovel, g…
James Marshall
discovered gold January 24, 1848, along the American river ne…
1849
marked beginning of Gold Rush due to so many people coming to…
20 terms
California Gold Rush
49'ers
Panning
Supply and Demand
John Sutter
The nickname given to the men and women who rushed to Califor…
Technique used to separate gold from sediment by using water.
The amount of a product available and the desire of buyers fo…
A Swiss pioneer of California known for his association with…
49'ers
The nickname given to the men and women who rushed to Califor…
Panning
Technique used to separate gold from sediment by using water.
20 terms
California Gold Rush
49'ers
Panning
Supply and Demand
John Sutter
The nickname given to the men and women who rushed to Califor…
Technique used to separate gold from sediment by using water.
The amount of a product available and the desire of buyers fo…
A Swiss pioneer of California known for his association with…
49'ers
The nickname given to the men and women who rushed to Califor…
Panning
Technique used to separate gold from sediment by using water.
18 terms
California Gold Rush
49'ers
Panning
Supply and Demand
John Sutter
The nickname given to the men and women who rushed to Califor…
Technique used to separate gold from sediment by using water.
The amount of a product available and the desire of buyers fo…
A Swiss pioneer of California known for his association with…
49'ers
The nickname given to the men and women who rushed to Califor…
Panning
Technique used to separate gold from sediment by using water.
9 terms
California Gold Rush
California Gold Rush
Area where350,000 people moved to betw…
son of moses who inherited land in Texas
to add or attach
a time beginning in 1848 when people from all over the world…
Oregon country
Stephen Austin
annex
California Gold Rush
a time beginning in 1848 when people from all over the world…
Area where350,000 people moved to betw…
Oregon country
25 terms
The california gold rush
The california gold rush
Forty-Niners
Boom Towns
California in 1849
1848 gold was discovered by James W. Marshall at Sutter's Mil…
People who went to California looking for Gold (They left in…
These grew near all the major mining sites. Eventually, resta…
Inflow of thousands of miners to Northern California after ne…
The california gold rush
1848 gold was discovered by James W. Marshall at Sutter's Mil…
Forty-Niners
People who went to California looking for Gold (They left in…
14 terms
The California Gold Rush
How did people on the east coast learn…
Where was the gold discovered?
How did your father say you should tra…
Who lent you money for your trip?
newspaper
California
On a wagon trail
father
How did people on the east coast learn…
newspaper
Where was the gold discovered?
California
14 terms
The California Gold Rush
Californios
Mariano Vallejo
John Sutter
John Marshall
settlers of Spanish or Mexican descent; owners of large cattl…
member of one of the oldest Spanish families in America; he l…
a Swiss immigrant on whole land gold was discovered to start…
a carpenter working for John Sutter who first discovered gold…
Californios
settlers of Spanish or Mexican descent; owners of large cattl…
Mariano Vallejo
member of one of the oldest Spanish families in America; he l…
15 terms
The California Gold Rush
When did the Gold Rush start?
When and Where was gold founded
How much Gold was found during this ti…
Who found gold and where at?
It started on January 24, 1848
The discovery of Gold was in Sacramento Valley in early 1848
A total of $2 billion of precious gold was found during this…
Wilson Marshall found flakes in the American River
When did the Gold Rush start?
It started on January 24, 1848
When and Where was gold founded
The discovery of Gold was in Sacramento Valley in early 1848
10 terms
History: The California Gold Rush
What the was the main reason that so m…
Why are the Americans who traveled to…
What is "gold fever?"
What kind of people left for gold?
There was a gold rush there
They left home in 1849
The desire to get rich (Using gold from California)
Young men
What the was the main reason that so m…
There was a gold rush there
Why are the Americans who traveled to…
They left home in 1849
'49ers And the California Gold Rush
Why were the people who looking for go…
What route did those who came by boat…
How did prospectors try to find gold??
When did California become a state? Wh…
They were called the 49ers because it was 1849 and 80,000 peo…
They came from the east by boat around the southern tip of So…
1. They panned the rivers... 2.They mined for Gold
It became a state in 1840 and it was because the need for loc…
Why were the people who looking for go…
They were called the 49ers because it was 1849 and 80,000 peo…
What route did those who came by boat…
They came from the east by boat around the southern tip of So…
5 terms
California gold rush
Unshared
Descended
Dwindled
Sophisticated
To lead to somewhere else
To come down from a higher place
To decrease in size
Advanced
Unshared
To lead to somewhere else
Descended
To come down from a higher place
10 terms
California Gold Rush
John Sutter
Oregon-California Trail
Manifest Destiny
Californios
Swiss-German who came to US in 1834; went to Calif. in 1839;…
Used to go to CA for gold rush
Idea that America is destined to expand to the West
Mexicans who were native to California
John Sutter
Swiss-German who came to US in 1834; went to Calif. in 1839;…
Oregon-California Trail
Used to go to CA for gold rush
6 terms
California Gold Rush
Gold was first found in California by…
The thousands who flocked to Californi…
ospectors first panned rivers and then…
A few struck it rich, but most never m…
...
...
...
...
Gold was first found in California by…
...
The thousands who flocked to Californi…
...
7 terms
California gold rush
California gold rush
Getting rich
Chinese in California
Compromise of 1850
-after america had gained california from mexico through the…
-even though by 1852 their had been around $2 billion worth o…
-during the 1850s, there is a spike in the number of Chinese…
-with thousands of people moving to California, the territory…
California gold rush
-after america had gained california from mexico through the…
Getting rich
-even though by 1852 their had been around $2 billion worth o…
22 terms
The California gold rush
Forty-niner
Californios
Mariano Vallejo
John Sutter
Someone who went to California to fine gold
Settlers of Spanish or Mexican descent
A member of one of the oldest Spanish families in America, ow…
Swiss immigrant, had 50,000 acres of land, hired James Marsha…
Forty-niner
Someone who went to California to fine gold
Californios
Settlers of Spanish or Mexican descent
10 terms
California Gold Rush
river where gold was originally discov…
year gold was first discovered
man who found the gold (working as the…
year California became a state
American River
1848
James Marshall
1850
river where gold was originally discov…
American River
year gold was first discovered
1848
20 terms
California Gold Rush
Fourty-niner
1849
1852
Californios
Someone who went to find gold in California
Starting year
Ending year
Settlers [in California] of Mexican or Spanish descent
Fourty-niner
Someone who went to find gold in California
1849
Starting year
15 terms
California Gold Rush Vocabulary
gold rush
forty-niner
isthmus
technology
a time when many people hurry to the same area to look for gold
someone who came to California in 1849
a narrow strip of land that connects two larger areas of land
the use of tools, often improved by scientific knowledge, to…
gold rush
a time when many people hurry to the same area to look for gold
forty-niner
someone who came to California in 1849
8 terms
The California Gold Rush
Minor
allure
sawmill
iron pyrite
a person who digs the ground for valuable rocks or metals
something that has the power to attract.
a place were logs are sawed into planks, boards, etc
a brass yellow mineral
Minor
a person who digs the ground for valuable rocks or metals
allure
something that has the power to attract.
15 terms
California gold rush
argonaut
alcalde
color
dust
a person in search of gold
the mayor or judge of a town
any trace or sized particle gold
very fine particles of placer gold
argonaut
a person in search of gold
alcalde
the mayor or judge of a town
16 terms
California Gold Rush
James Marshall
Cape Horn Route
Central American Route
Overland Route
A carpenter who discovered gold on Jan 24th, 1848 in the Amer…
On this route to SF, People had to sail around the Cape Horn…
Another route that required people to take a south boat to Pa…
The most common but cruest route to reach SF. Went straight a…
James Marshall
A carpenter who discovered gold on Jan 24th, 1848 in the Amer…
Cape Horn Route
On this route to SF, People had to sail around the Cape Horn…
14 terms
California gold rush
Before the Gold Rush, California had a…
______ build a sawmill on the American…
_____ was the owner of the land where…
However, by 1849, the _________ had be…
Californios
James Marshall ... Gold
John Sutter ... Secret
California gold rush
Before the Gold Rush, California had a…
Californios
______ build a sawmill on the American…
James Marshall ... Gold
19 terms
California Gold Rush
John Sutter
Donner party
Forty-niners
Prospect
Given permission to start a colony near the Sacramento river
Group of western travelers who went to California but were st…
About 8,000 Gold seeking migrants who came to California, in…
To search for gold
John Sutter
Given permission to start a colony near the Sacramento river
Donner party
Group of western travelers who went to California but were st…
25 terms
The California Gold Rush
Date
Setting
Cause
Cause (coninued)
The California Gold Rush started January 24, 1848 and ended 1…
San Francisco, California.
A 36 year old carpenter, James W. Marshall found some gold bi…
James Marshall and his peers that were behind the sawmill wer…
Date
The California Gold Rush started January 24, 1848 and ended 1…
Setting
San Francisco, California.
15 terms
California gold rush
argonaut
alcalde
boom town
batea
a person in search of gold
the mayor or judge of town
a town that grew fast as a result of mining
a flat Indian bowl used by miners when they needed a meal pan…
argonaut
a person in search of gold
alcalde
the mayor or judge of town
10 terms
Gold Rush/California Trail
49ers
california trail
James Marshall
John Sutter
People who rushed to california in 1849 for gold.
major overland emigrant route across the Western United State…
discovered gold in California while building a sawmill for Jo…
Swiss immigrant owning land on which gold was discovered in C…
49ers
People who rushed to california in 1849 for gold.
california trail
major overland emigrant route across the Western United State…
8 terms
California Gold Rush
William Becknell
Juan de Onate
Santa Fe Trail
Junipero Serra
An American merchant who was the first to travel to Santa Fe,…
A Spanish conquistador who claimed the territory of New Mexic…
A transportation route through central North America that con…
A Spanish Franciscan friar who founded a mission in Baja Cali…
William Becknell
An American merchant who was the first to travel to Santa Fe,…
Juan de Onate
A Spanish conquistador who claimed the territory of New Mexic…
15 terms
California Gold Rush
Who had discovered gold in 1848?
What is meant by the statement, "the C…
Who owned the mill that James Marshall…
How much was an ounce of gold in 1848/…
James Marshall and John Sutter
It wasn't a part of our country yet
John Sutter
$20.66
Who had discovered gold in 1848?
James Marshall and John Sutter
What is meant by the statement, "the C…
It wasn't a part of our country yet
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