Marcc2

Marc Christensen

Born in the Golden State; been a resident of Sacramento since 1999. I enjoy cycling, tennis, sailing and local history.

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by Marc Christensen in Sacramento
29 May 2018
Capitolwestsidecrop

California Gold Rush: the Sacramento Grid by bicycle

Distance 5mi
Duration 120min
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How did Sacramento come to be California's capital city?
What was the city's founder, a Swiss named Johann Sutter, doing here in what once was Spanish territory?
How did his efforts to expand a fort here at the confluence of two rivers lead to... More»