Corporate Partnerships. Join us in thanking these generous businesses for their support of the Pacific Crest Trail. Complete list of supporters
Gold fever still burns bright at Empire Mine – and we want to keep it that way! Empire Mine Park Association (EMPA, for short) is dedicated to maintaining the history and beauty of Empire Mine State Historic Park. Founded in 1976, our goal is to make each visit authentic, safe and memorable.
Both paleopathological and paleoenvironmental studies suggest that the men and women that lived in prehistoric California and Arizona suffered from valley fever, a product of the same dusty, arid ...
The Big List of Strange, Fun & Unique Attractions in Southern California Pacific Coast Highway: Where to Stop on Your Road Trip Top Hiking Trails in Southern California Fun Stops on the Drive from Los Angeles to Las Vegas 24 Things to do in Downtown LA 17 Things to do in Lake Tahoe Donner Pass, Summit Tunnel Hike: Old Abandoned Railroad
“The Shaping of California History” by James N. Gregory. This essay traces the geopolitical and demographic history of California. It appeared originally in the Encyclopedia of American Social History (New York: Scribners, 1993); an abreviated version was republished in Major Problems in California History, eds. Sucheng Chan and Spencer C. Olin (Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1997)
177 reviews of Manzanar National Historic Site "Wonderful monument to something that should never be repeated in the United States. Many of the younger generation dont know how the Japanese were treated in the United States after WW2 in this…
Beginning in January 2018, cases of salmonellosis should be classified into two different conditions, for submission to the NNDSS : 1) Salmonellosis (excluding paratyphoid fever and typhoid fever), and 2) Paratyphoid fever (caused by Salmonella serotypes Paratyphi A, Paratyphi B [tartrate negative] and Paratyphi C).
The Ridge Route and its successor routes over the mountains is an interesting story (or at least I think so) and I thought I’d briefly discuss a bit of that history here at Ricochet.
Gold Nugget-Teering in Northern California by Delos Toole. An indispensable guide for the California gold nugget hunter! This book has tons of topographic gold maps for Northern CA counties, and a bounty of other useful information.
Mojave Desert History - Gold: Ghost Town & Mining History An Overview of Mining in the Mojave Desert Desert Fever While this volume was not intended to be a comprehensive history of all mining activity that has occurred withing the California desert, the attention given to many of the significant mines should make it useful as an overview, ...