Dirt to Dust! And beyond… bESTology Week 3
Dirt to Dust! And beyond..
As James Marshall was designing and building a sawmill for John Sutter, a discovery was made, a discovery that would change America. GOLD!
While the sawmill was the primary focus for James and John, they decided to keep the discovery of the gold a secret. But word got out and an entrepreneur named Sam Brannan embraced the concept of supply and demand. As Sam began spreading the word, he also purchased all of the shovels, …