Seeds of Hope
The Gold Rush Diary of Susanna Fairchild, California Terriitory, 1849Book - 2003
A diary account of fourteen-year-old Susanna Fairchild's life in 1849, when her father succumbs to gold fever on the way to establish his medical practice in Oregon after losing his wife and money on their steamship journey from New York. Includes a historical note.
Publisher: New York : Scholastic, 2003, c2001
Characteristics: 186 pages : illustrations, map ; 20 cm