You live in the late 1840s and own a travel business. You are trying to convince people to move to California for the Gold Rush. Think about the 3 routes to California, and decide which is best (think about cost and safety). Pick one and then write a travel brochure to convince people to travel with you on the route that you think is best.
Click on links below for information on the routes to California and the Gold Rush. Additional information will be provided in class.
Has some information about the Panama route
Gold Rush General Information
This site has general information with a bit about both routes.