California State Gold Panning Championship Results
November 2001 by StaffThe seventh annual California State Championships started off with a roar and it never ended until the champions were named at the end of the two-day event. The setting was perfect. The event was being held in the historic mining town of Foresthill, northeast of Sacramento.
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Excerpts from California Mining Journal, our original title, published 50 years ago this month.
Excerpts from CMJ published 50 years ago this month.
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