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    A California Gold Rush History by Q. David Bowers. The ultimate Gold Rush numismatic reference, published to promote and accompany sales of gold bars and coins recovered from the 1857 wreck of the S.S. Central America. The book has a pinch of gold inside the front cover, and displays color plates of all assayer ingots from the shipwreck known at the time of its 2002 publication. This is copy #130 of only 400 printed. The glossy photographs of the associated gold ingot are no longer present.

    Learn more at the Newman Numismatic Portal at Washington University in St. Louis.

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