April 3 – April 6 1854

March 29 – April 3 1854 April 6 – April 11 1854

John J. Haun, April 3 1854 - April 6 1854

Apr 1854

.    started with the rest  Dobson & an old Dutchman named Goodshall  we
got there about 11 oc  crossed the river several times in a boat
staid all night at Shasta below the bar a piece played some on the
violin for the first time since I left Marysville went around to all
Tus of the claims
4th we bought an interest in a claim above the bar  the company paying
400$ for it we started for the point after dinner & arrived about the
middle of the afternoon the man came with us named Parish to get his
pay due got some chrystalized quarts on the road Parrish staid all
Wed night with us
5th clear in the morning but cloudy in the evening  Goodshall his son & 2
other men came to the cabbin in the morning all of them left for rich
bar after dinner leaving me alone  they took some provisions with
them I went up to the ditch in the afternoon to see about the water
stopped several holes & threw out a good many rocks they paid Parish
Thr his money after breakfast & started him home  nothing else today
6th pleasant all day  worked in the ravine all alone ground slucing pretty

 

March 29 – April 3 1854 April 6 – April 11 1854