On This Date In NorCal Mining History (May 12)
- From the pages of today's Redding Record-Searchlight a century ago:Source: http://www.redding.com/news/2013/may/11/today-in-history-may-12-2013/
"A meeting of the Southern Oregon and Northern California Mining Congress would be held as part of the Redding Carnival this year. The meeting would include a full-sized representation of all the gold that had been produced at the famous Gladstone Mine since the beginning of operations. Few people realized what so large an amount would look like if it was in one solid piece of metal, and it would open their eyes to the magnitude of the gold output of this county."
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