SESQUICENTENNIAL - (ses'kwi sen TEN-ee-ul), n. A 150th anniversary or its celebration.
Commemorate our Past, Celebrate our Future
|1848 -||On January 24th, James Marshall discovers Gold in the Coloma Valley.|
|1849 -||The Gold Rush of 1849 kicks in as thousands of gold seekers come to California.|
|On October 13th, 48 delegates signed "The Original Constitution of California."|
|1850 -||On September 9th, California is admitted to the Union as the 31st state.|