Category Archives: Society of California Pioneers

The Sensational Saga of Talbot H. Green — Part 4

Talbot H. Green had two valuable assets that he brought to California in 1841. One was his lump of “lead.” Whatever it was, however much it was worth, and however he managed to turn it into spendable currency, it helped … Continue reading

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A Visit to the Society of California Pioneers

The Society of California Pioneers is a small organization with a big history and an impressive research library. Yours truly likes nothing better than an afternoon spent in a research library, so last Thursday I visited Pioneer Hall in San … Continue reading

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