By Clarke Historical Museum
As the gold fever pale within the past due 1800s, Humboldt County's fundamental resource of grew to become the lumbering of its monstrous redwoods. Pictured listed below are the boys and machines that felled, transported, and milled the lumber, in addition to pictures of the dependent Victorian mansions of the industry's lumber barons, similar to William Carson. Weaving the heritage of Humboldt County jointly are the tales of its earliest citizens, together with the local American tribes, fevered Gold Rushers, the early chinese language group, railroad employees, shipyard sailors, and industrious farming households, all of whom created the root it flourishes on today.
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