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The California Artists Web Portal

Compiled by Judy Malloy The list is in progress. Artists are selected for creative vision, professional accomplishment on a national level, and/or contribution to California culture, and/or web site presentation of their work.

California Gold Rush - Wikipedia

The California Gold Rush (1848–1855) began on January 24, 1848, when gold was found by James W. Marshall at Sutter's Mill in Coloma, California. The news of gold brought approximately 300,000 people to California from the rest of the United States and abroad. The sudden influx of gold into the money supply reinvigorated the American economy, and the sudden population increase allowed ...

Images of early maps on the web: 8. United States

The only comprehensive listing of early map image sites. The monthly additions are indicated thus, e.g. {March 2002} at the end of the entry. Since the symbols { } are not used elsewhere, you can search on those elements [enter Ctrl+F]; e.g. 2002} will find entries added at any time in that year)

Fathom - Wikipedia

A fathom is a unit of length in the imperial and the U.S. customary systems equal to 6 feet (1.8288 m), used especially for measuring the depth of water.. There are two yards (6 feet) in an imperial fathom. Originally the span of a man's outstretched arms, the size of a fathom has varied slightly depending on whether it was defined as a thousandth of an (Admiralty) nautical mile or as a ...

D-Lib Magazine Index

A. Aalbersberg, IJsbrand Jan, Bioinformatics, The MIT Press, 1998 (Book Review) Aalbersberg, IJsbrand Jan, Ove Kähler, Supporting Science through the Interoperability of Data and Articles Abels, Eileen G., Marilyn Domas White, Neal Kaske, Evaluation of Chat Reference Service Quality: Pilot Study Abhinkar, Sameer, Robert Neches, Fangqi Hu, Ragy Eleish, In-Young Ko, Ke-Thia Yao, Quan Zhu, Peter ...