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Bitter SpringsThe Evolution of Bitter Springs - Fort Irwin
Historical Review By
Neil C. Morrison
NTC & 11TH ACR Museum
First InhabitantsThis region is rich with anthropological history dating back, according to ...
First VisitorsThe first recorded contact with the local Native Americans was through ...
First Military PresenceBrevet Captain John C. Fremont of the Corps of Topographical Engineers ...
Mormon BattalionThe Mormon Battalion left Council Bluffs, Iowa to fight in the Mexican War. ...
Camel ExpeditionThe Secretary of War, Jefferson Davis, wanted to test the use of camels as ...
1st. Dragoons Co. KIn the spring of 1860, Major James H. Carleton led a military campaign ...
Gold - Silver in Them Thar' Hills!The 1848 California “Gold Rush” began at Sutter's Mill (now Sutter's Fort), ...
Borax at Death ValleyA booming economy flourished as Borax was discovered in and around Death Valley and ...