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Jun062014

Just Juanita #YesAllWomen 1851-style

Old buildings and ghost stories go together in American folklore. In the rough and tumble world of California gold country, there are many ghost stories waiting to be told. This is the story of Juanita, the only woman reported to have been lynched during California’s gold rush era during a racially charged event from 1851.…

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