The California Gold Rush & Heart of the Samurai

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First preso ever by my daughter, Mariko, at age 9:) and I learned so much about the simplicity lost as we try hard to convey our thoughts in presos in business.

Simplicity is key in life and in business too.

~Clint
@cazoomi

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  • title
  • About John Manjiro
  • About pioneers
  • About gold rush
  • About gold rush
  • About the first millionaire
  • About transportation
  • About finding gold
  • food
  • Did Chinese mine for gold
  • gold
  • death
  • death
  • The California Gold Rush & Heart of the Samurai

    1. 1. The California Gold Rush in Heart of a Samurai Mariko Tanaka Based on a true story
    2. 2. Who is John Manjiro? He was born on the year 1827. He had an oldest sister, youngest sister, and a brother. He went to Bird Island, America in Fairhaven, Massachusetts, and Suriname. His transportation was by ship.•••
    3. 3. Whats the California Gold Rush? When did it start?• 1849-1855• 1849- When pioneers started to come to California to mine for gold• At least ( 25,000-90,000 pioneers )• Gold Rush is a PIONEERS• big movement• with many• Miners going to• A place to find• gold•
    4. 4. How did the CA gold rush start?On January 24th, 1848, James Marshall found gold. He put one on ahard river stone, Marshall took 1 more and commenced hammering it.It was soft and didn’t break.When James Marshall announced his discovery, he only told JohnSutter and people who connected to the sawmill.John Sutter owned the sawmill where Marshall found gold. ThenSamuel Brannan found out about it.He was a newcomer to Yerba Buena, the tiny Pacific seaport not farfrom Sutter’s mill that would soon change its name to San Francisco.•••••
    5. 5. How did the CA gold rush start?With gold dust in his hand, he ran through the streets yelling," Gold!Gold! Gold from the American river !” The exiting news sent hundredsand thousands of people racing to the gold fields. James Marshall Sam Brannan John Sutter• THAT’S HOW THE GOLD RUSH STARTED•
    6. 6. Who made the most money ?• He was the first millionaire• Samuel Brannan sold tools such as pans, pants, and other useful tools Samuel Brannan
    7. 7. HOW PEOPLE GOT TO CALIFORNIA (1) Around the Cape Horn by ship (2) Overland (3) Across the Isthmus of Panama Manjiro got there around the Cape Horn by ship. •
    8. 8. HOW MUCH GOLD WAS FOUND? There was an unknown amount of gold found, but it is assumed to be a huge amount.
    9. 9. WHAT DID THE MINERS EAT? They ate : BREAD SHEEP MEAT & DRANK TEA••
    10. 10. DID CHINESE MINE FOR GOLD ? CHINESE DID MINE FOR GOLD!
    11. 11. DID THE PRICE OF GOLD GO DOWN ? NO!
    12. 12. When John Manjiro diedHe died of old age in 1898He died at 71 years old
    13. 13. • Thank you very much

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