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Trouble in River City; Or, Sacramento’s Rough Beginning

Trouble in River City; Or, Sacramento’s Rough Beginning


“Trouble, oh we got trouble, right here in River City!”–Meredith Willson, The Music Man.

In 1849 the name Sacramento was applied to the collection of tents and wood buildings that housed people come to get rich in the gold fields to the east.  It was a ramshackle town that was incorporated in 1850. 

That first year...

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Charles M. Schulz Museum

Charles M. Schulz Museum