PLACERVILLE, Ca. (InEDC) July 15, 2023
A Gold Rush Doctor in Hangtown. A book by Franklin MacDonald
Novel based on the experiences of a young doctor and his friends during the California Gold Rush. Photographs,. 223 pp. Published in 1986 by Pacific Bell
Also wrote “Eight Weeks to Sundown.” A story about he first robbery of a California stagecoach gold shipment and how people dealt with the outlaw gang who dared prey on their area. It was pieced together from old diaries, letters, newspapers and other sources throughout the state.
Available from limited rare book dealers.