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California Historical Society

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The California Historical Society has 17 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first program was in a 1999, [Rush for Riches: Gold Fever and the Making of California]. The year with the most videos was 2014 with three videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2015 with an average of 1,498 views per program. Most appearances with Anthea M. Hartig (5), Patty Pforte (2). Most common tags: California, U.S. History, Culture.

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    California Gold Rush Fires and Floods

    Gary Noy gave an illustrated talk about the devastating fires and floods that coincided with the population explosion caused…

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    Mail-Order Marriages in California

    Professor Marcia Zug talked about her book Buying A Bride: An Engaging History of Mail-Order Matches, in which she discusses how 19th century…

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    Life of Levi Strauss

    Lynn Downey talked about her book, Levi Strauss: The Man Who Gave Blue Jeans to the World. Levi Strauss created his blue jeans…

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    Modoc Indians in Photography

    Professor Makeda Best talked about the photographic portrayal of California Native Americans during the 19th century,…

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