James S. Russell - Legacy in Gold

Event Date: 
Saturday, October 20, 2018 -
11:00am to 12:00pm
Contact Information: 

916-461-6131  www.folsom.ca.us/library

Event Details: 

Learn about California gold rush history, Folsom history and genealogy with this presentation that explores the life of James Russell. Russell spent 80 years searching for gold on Sweetwater Creek, down the road from Folsom. This is his life story brought to life through his daily journals, letters, legal documents and newspaper reports. It is a story woven in local, national and historic events.

Linda Van Gundy - presenter 

Event Location: 
Folsom Public Library
411 Stafford Street
Folsom, CA 95630
United States
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