14th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest The American Experience
California Trail Replica Wagons

One of the greatest human migration from Missouri to California took the California Trail, to escape poverty and seek fortune in the California Gold Rush. The treacherous, perilous and strenuous journey of 1100 miles took three months to complete and many pioneers fell prey to diseases and attack by natives.

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Date Taken: 09.2016
Date Uploaded: 09.2016
Photo Location: Almo, Idaho, United States of America
Copyright: © Pranab Nayak