The Adventures of a Forty-niner by Daniel Knower

THE ADVENTURES OF A FORTY-NINER An Historic Description of California, with Events and Ideas of San Francisco and Its People in Those Early Days By DANIEL KNOWER 1894 DEDICATED TO Colonel Jonathan Stevenson, Colonel John C. Freemont, and Captain John A. Sutter, THE THREE PRE-EMINENT PIONEERS OF CALIFORNIA. PREFACE The discovery of gold in California,