skip to content
California: its gold and its inhabitants. Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

California: its gold and its inhabitants.

Author: H V Huntley, Sir
Publisher: London, T.C. Newby, 1856.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Sir Henry Veel Huntley (1795-1864) was a British naval officer and colonial administrator. California: its gold and its inhabitants (1856) contains his experiences in California in 1852 as the San Francisco-based representative of a British gold quartz-mining company. He describes business and social life in San Francisco as well as visits to Marysville and Sacramento and two months at Placerville supervising  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Huntley, H.V. (Henry Vere), Sir, 1795-1864.
California: its gold and its inhabitants.
London, T.C. Newby, 1856
(OCoLC)655159462
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: H V Huntley, Sir
OCLC Number: 58721545
Description: 2 volumes in 1. 20 cm

Abstract:

Sir Henry Veel Huntley (1795-1864) was a British naval officer and colonial administrator. California: its gold and its inhabitants (1856) contains his experiences in California in 1852 as the San Francisco-based representative of a British gold quartz-mining company. He describes business and social life in San Francisco as well as visits to Marysville and Sacramento and two months at Placerville supervising large-scale mechanized mining operations. Special attention is given to shipping news, crime and violence and political corruption and disasters such as the Marysville flood and Sacramento fire.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/58721545> # California: its gold and its inhabitants.
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "58721545" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> ; # London
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1916918#Place/california> ; # California
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/917.94/> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/842262> ; # Business
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/993795> ; # Law--Political aspects
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204928> ; # California.
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/944469> ; # Gold mines and mining
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1155558> ; # Travel
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2009129239> ; # Law--Political aspects--California
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/11863869> ; # Sir Henry Vere Huntley
   schema:datePublished "1856" ;
   schema:description "Sir Henry Veel Huntley (1795-1864) was a British naval officer and colonial administrator. California: its gold and its inhabitants (1856) contains his experiences in California in 1852 as the San Francisco-based representative of a British gold quartz-mining company. He describes business and social life in San Francisco as well as visits to Marysville and Sacramento and two months at Placerville supervising large-scale mechanized mining operations. Special attention is given to shipping news, crime and violence and political corruption and disasters such as the Marysville flood and Sacramento fire."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1916918> ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/655159462> ;
   schema:name "California: its gold and its inhabitants."@en ;
   schema:productID "58721545" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/58721545#PublicationEvent/london_t_c_newby_1856> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1916918#Agent/t_c_newby> ; # T.C. Newby
   schema:url <http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gdc/calbk.147> ;
   schema:url <https://archive.org/details/californiaitsgo00huntgoog> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/58721545> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> # London
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "London" ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2009129239> # Law--Political aspects--California
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Law--Political aspects--California"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1155558> # Travel
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Travel"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204928> # California.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "California." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/842262> # Business
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Business"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/944469> # Gold mines and mining
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Gold mines and mining"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/993795> # Law--Political aspects
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Law--Political aspects"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/11863869> # Sir Henry Vere Huntley
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1795" ;
   schema:deathDate "1864" ;
   schema:familyName "Huntley" ;
   schema:givenName "Henry Vere" ;
   schema:givenName "H. V." ;
   schema:name "Sir Henry Vere Huntley" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/655159462>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   rdfs:label "California: its gold and its inhabitants." ;
   schema:description "Online version:" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/58721545> ; # California: its gold and its inhabitants.
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.