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    California Gold Rush: John A. Sutter and James W. Marshall Cabinet Cards. 4" x 5.5", 4.25" x 6.5" overall, with Geo. D. Stewart photographer's stamp on the verso. The genesis of the California Gold Rush as represented by cabinet cards of partners John Sutter and James Marshall, whose accidental discovery of gold caused throngs of hopeful men to flock to California to seek their fortune in the gold fields. In a cruel twist of fate both men would end their lives in rather reduced financial circumstances. Both images are slightly faded with some toning to the backing mounts, otherwise they are in fine condition.

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    November, 2010
    17th Wednesday
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