The Resource Days of gold : the California Gold Rush and the American nation, Malcolm J. Rohrbough

Days of gold : the California Gold Rush and the American nation, Malcolm J. Rohrbough

Label
Days of gold : the California Gold Rush and the American nation
Title
Days of gold
Title remainder
the California Gold Rush and the American nation
Statement of responsibility
Malcolm J. Rohrbough
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rohrbough, Malcolm J
Dewey number
979.4/01
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
F865
LC item number
.R655 1997eb
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
F865
NAL item number
(INTERNET)
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
California
Label
Days of gold : the California Gold Rush and the American nation, Malcolm J. Rohrbough
Link
https://ezproxy.lib.ou.edu/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&AN=4561
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 309-346) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • "The Real Argonauts of '49": Life and Leisure in the Gold Fields
  • The Urban 49ers: "A Very Good Chance to Make Money in This City"
  • Women in the California Gold Rush: Duty, Adventure, and Opportunity
  • Harsh Realities: Hard Luck and Hard Labor in the Gold Fields
  • "Capitalists Will Take Hold": High-Stakes Investments and Deferred Returns
  • Threats from Within, Threats from Without: Fear, Hostility, and Violence in the Gold Rush
  • Waiting: A Permanent Condition
  • Lost Love, Lost Families
  • The Permanent Lure of Success, the Enduring Shame of Failure: "When a Person Gits to California It Is Hard to Say or Tell When He Gets Away"
  • The Ripples Subside: The End of the Gold Rush
  • California's Golden Revolution: Enormous Wealth and Great Confusion
  • "The Days of Old, the Days of Gold, the Days of Forty-Nine": The Gold Rush and Memory
  • Historians and Sources
  • Gold Fever: The Beginning
  • "This is a Hard Thing, This Breaking Up of Families": Gold and Its Personal Costs
  • Journey and Arrival: Coming to California, Coming to Terms
  • Old Bonds and New Allegiances: "Me and John Stick Together Like Wood Ticks"
  • The Scarcity of Women: "I Have Not Spoken to a Lady for Five Months"
  • "I Could Sell Some of the Furniture": Adjustments in the East
  • Occupations: The 49ers Begin Work
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 353 pages, [14] pages of plates)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520206229
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)42329827
  • (OCoLC)ocm42329827
Label
Days of gold : the California Gold Rush and the American nation, Malcolm J. Rohrbough
Link
https://ezproxy.lib.ou.edu/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&AN=4561
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 309-346) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • "The Real Argonauts of '49": Life and Leisure in the Gold Fields
  • The Urban 49ers: "A Very Good Chance to Make Money in This City"
  • Women in the California Gold Rush: Duty, Adventure, and Opportunity
  • Harsh Realities: Hard Luck and Hard Labor in the Gold Fields
  • "Capitalists Will Take Hold": High-Stakes Investments and Deferred Returns
  • Threats from Within, Threats from Without: Fear, Hostility, and Violence in the Gold Rush
  • Waiting: A Permanent Condition
  • Lost Love, Lost Families
  • The Permanent Lure of Success, the Enduring Shame of Failure: "When a Person Gits to California It Is Hard to Say or Tell When He Gets Away"
  • The Ripples Subside: The End of the Gold Rush
  • California's Golden Revolution: Enormous Wealth and Great Confusion
  • "The Days of Old, the Days of Gold, the Days of Forty-Nine": The Gold Rush and Memory
  • Historians and Sources
  • Gold Fever: The Beginning
  • "This is a Hard Thing, This Breaking Up of Families": Gold and Its Personal Costs
  • Journey and Arrival: Coming to California, Coming to Terms
  • Old Bonds and New Allegiances: "Me and John Stick Together Like Wood Ticks"
  • The Scarcity of Women: "I Have Not Spoken to a Lady for Five Months"
  • "I Could Sell Some of the Furniture": Adjustments in the East
  • Occupations: The 49ers Begin Work
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 353 pages, [14] pages of plates)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520206229
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)42329827
  • (OCoLC)ocm42329827

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