Daily Archives: March 30, 2011

John App’s March 30, 1850 Gold Rush Diary Entry

Saturday March 30, 1850 Stopping Point: 5 miles west of Macomb, Illinois Approximate Miles Traveled: 35 GPS Latitude: 40° 26.484′ N; Longitude: 90° 48.047′ W Introduction to this post: About 1835 the term “seeing the elephant” became popular in this … Continue reading

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