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The battle included two Native American tribes, the sheriff's department, gold miners, the famous writer Joaquin Miller and an instigator named Mountain Joe Read more

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The site is a great example of the establishment of social and economic community between Native American people and the European immigrant society in Humboldt County Read more

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Although many people believe the town of Yreka was named after the Shasta Indian Tribe's word for "white mountain," Mark Twain has a different account of the story Read more

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The site was once an island in a large lake. Now it sits as a 6,000-year-old monument to the history of Northern California Read more

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The flood created a lake down the center of the state that was 300 miles long and 20 miles wide Read more

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Due to the brave and enthusiastic work of early 20th century photographers, we can see exactly what the eruption looked like Read more

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Feeding wildlife in Lassen Volcanic National Park is strictly prohibited. But I think we can make an exception for the 35th President of the United States. Read more

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The the 1950's, ambitious developers opened a two-person chairlift on Mt. Shasta that reached 9,200 feet and accessed nearly 1,400 vertical feet from the top to the base lodge Read more

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The battle included two Native American tribes, the sheriff's department, gold miners, the famous writer Joaquin Miller and an instigator named Mountain Joe Read more

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Although the town was known for its whiskey brawls and gunshot murders, it's truly a story of a man achieving the American Dream Read more

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When Ishi emerged from the wilderness near Lassen Peak and into the modern world in 1911, he had no idea the impact he would have on the legacy of Northern California Native Americans Read more

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Bumpass Hell in Lassen Volcanic National Park is one of the most popular destinations in NorCal. But for the man that found the area, it ruined his life. Read more

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Whiskeytown Lake from Visitor's Center

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Find out how Whiskeytown may have gotten its name, and learn a little more about the area's history... Read more

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A D.C. socialite, the Gold Rush, shipping lines, San Francisco, Crescent City and Battery Point Lighthouse intertwine in history to reveal something about our NorCal origins. Read more

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Names almost always make for a good story, and Hat Creek is no exception. Read more

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The accident still ranks as the largest hazardous chemical spill in California history Read more

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This facility was adapted in the wartime years to shelter Japanese-American strikebreakers used against resisters at the main segregation camp and imprison Japanese-American dissidents Read more

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