where gold was first discovered

Gold rush

Their was this young man one day in calfornia named James Marshall. When he was walking one day in Januray 24 of 1848 he discovered a pea size gold nugget.Then he started looking again when he started finding more. Then people found out and so people started coming. So then the population in calfornia went up by 1000.
History The Gold Rush Documentary
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stamped for gold

In August 1848 the gold rush tured into a stamped and that when people went crazy. Then people started making things and fighting. Then the popultation went way up like crazy. Also that is when we started have a ton of miners also.