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170th Anniversary of the California Gold Rush: A Black History Month Celebration

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Presented by California Black Farmers and Agriculturalists Association at Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, Sacramento CA

Feb 01 2018
170th Anniversary of the California Gold Rush: A Black History Month Celebration

Free and enslaved, people of African Heritage were a big part of the California Gold Rush.

Beginning in January of 1848 in Coloma Valley, CA, the world rushed in, looking for gold.

Enjoy this 2018 Sacramento Black History Month Celebration to research, document, preserve and celebrate the California Pan African Heritage during the California Gold Rush Era.

Topics and timeline will include:

-1844: Rancho Rio De Los Americanos, Alta California
-1848: Gold Discovery in Coloma Valley
-1849:

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ADMISSION INFO

Free

Contact: (916) 346-3327

LOCATION

Martin Luther King, Jr. Library

7340 24th Street Bypass, Sacramento, CA 95822

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