1911

Sierra camping trip yields inspiration, invention

The inspiration came on a Sierra camping trip. And the result – a small part that makes using one of the world’s most popular handguns easier to use – is a paten ...

Media Life: Auburn relic not just another brick in the wall

  Far from the most ornate symbol of Auburn’s past, a big chunk of history has found a home at the entrance to St. Joseph’s Catholic Church. Tucked into a corner ...

Men meditated on women’s suffrage

The following is a letter written to the editor of the Placer County Republican newspaper on Oct. 5, 1911: Of all the questions involved in the Constitutional Amendments to come be ...