Lone Pine’s history is as dramatic and violent the magnificent landscape in which town located. Long before first white settlers arrived during Gold Rush, small groups of Paiute-Shoshone Indians lived area. With discovery gold silver, miners ranchers supplying food for mines came into conflict with native inhabitants between 1860 1865. In 1870s, Cerro Gordo (the largest silver strike state) buoyed growth Los Angeles. At turn century, City Angeles clandestinely bought up land water rights initiated a period Owens Valley. 1920s, Hollywood discovered Sierra Nevada Mountains high deserts Over 400 films countless commercials have been filmed Pine, featuring such stars John Wayne, Gene Autry, Errol Flynn, Tyrone Power, Rita Hayworth, Barbara Stanwyck, Brad Pitt.
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A degree of interest in pioneering the West any locality which one lives is enviable. As time passes, more is, therefore, attached to it. Hopefully, it will awaken old-timers, and those descended from Pioneer stock. Determination untiring efforts put forth by Pilgrim Fathers who desired find a better way life. This book offers no fiction religious or scientific standpoint, nor poise hero, self praise. It simple style diction. The conclusion brings closing incidents down recent date finishes brief biography Maurice Graves Emery. Memories imagination are great contributors personal values consideration for humankind. story about long life than eighty-six years.