Yankee Jim
Yankee Jims (also, Yankee Jim and Yankee Jim's) is an unincorporated community in Placer County, California. Yankee Jims is located 2.5 miles (4.0 km) west-northwest of Foresthill. It lies at an elevation of 2582 feet (787 m).
Yankee Jim's post office operated from 1852 to 1940. The name comes from an Australian criminal who hid stolen horses at the site before gold was discovered there.
Yankee Jims was once one of the largest mining camps in Placer County during the California Gold Rush. Its site, marked by California Historical Landmark #398, is situated on a ridge between the North and Middle forks of the American River.

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Yankee Jims, California - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Yankee Jims (also, Yankee Jim and Yankee Jim's) is an unincorporated community in Placer County, California. Yankee Jims is located 2.5 miles (4.0 km ) ...
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Yankee Jim Robinson - The Shadowlands: Famous Hauntings
Yankee Jim, a spirit that was hung on the property for stealing a boat, lives here. Yankee Jim Robinson was a tall man with unruly blonde hair. He was hung on ...
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The earliest documented ghost at the Whaley House is "Yankee Jim." James (aka Santiago) Robinson was convicted of attempted grand larceny in San Diego in ...
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The Ghost of Yankee Jim - Unexplainable.Net
Dec 2, 2005 ... The story behind the most well known of the ghosts, starts with a man by the name of “Yankee Jim” Robinson, who was a thief accused of ...
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Yankee Jim Bouldering | Bouldering Montana
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Yankee Jim's (No. 398 California Historical Landmark) - Sierra ...
Scattered remnants of Yankee Jim's past when it was one of the largest mining centers in Placer County during the 1850s, now lie about three miles northwest of ...
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Yankee Jims, Placer County, California - California Genealogy
Gold was first discovered at Yankee Jim's by Yankee Jim, a Sydneyite, who built a corral in 1849 upon the fiat or bench of land where the town afterwards was ...
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As pitcher for the Yankees, Jim Abbott no-hit the Tribe, 4-0, in a game at Yankee ... The University of Michigan awarded him an Honorary Degree Doctor of Laws.
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Iowa Hill Road and a mile of Yankee Jim's Road are paved. TIME & DISTANCE 1.5 hours; 24 miles. MAPS CRRA p. 65 (C–D, 11–12). Tahoe National Forest (G, 3–4). CSAA's Feather River and Yuba Regions. INFORMATION Placer County.
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of. Yankee. Jim. Robinson meanwhile continued to serve as the district attorney for the County of San Diego — a role that ... It had been widely rumored that "Yankee Jim" was a desperado of the worst sort — the kind of man who used to wait in ...
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A number of old weathered houses at Yankee Jim's are still standing, reminders of the days when it was one of the largest mining camps in ... The origin of the name Yankee Jim's is one of those riddles often encountered in the mining regions.
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Some stories state, however, that Yankee Jim really wasn't interested in the gold that existed, if he even knew that it ... It is known that Yankee Jim was a notorious character who suffered the extreme penalty of the law in September 1852 in ...
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Imperfect: An Improbable Life
Jim Abbott, Tim Brown, 2012
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Yankee Jim on thurs have room on my big boat - Mountain Buzz
Prime time in the canyon. I'll be bringing the 18'er. Passengers welcome as are kayakers or other boats. I'm thinking after 3pm.
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Cooke City Chronicle: Yankee Jim, Turk and the Consulate
WEnt to town to renew my passport. Fifth post office did the trick.
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Did Callie accept or decline Jim's marriage proposal on The Glades? Find our in our review of "Yankee Dan."
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Judyth Piazza interviews Jim Bailey,The Yankee Chef about his new cookbook 'The Yankee Chef' on The American Perspective.
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S.O.B. Single-Speeder: CCX Ride- Iowa Hill - Yankee Jim - Ponderosa
A Real Butt-Kicker! ~48 miles ~8k vertical gain. Ouch! Iowa Hill is one of those climbs that is a challenge for anyone.
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On Jackie Robinson Day, the Yankees must answer for Jim Crow Baseball - Pinstriped Bible
The Yankees held to the color line longer than all but three teams. An organization that wants to be credited with the franchise's positive history must acknowledge the negative as well.
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Bleeding Yankee Blue: YANKEES IN FIRST... WHERE'S JIM BOWDEN?
 I know it's only May, but weren't we supposed to be the worst team in 2013?"1. New York Yankees finish last in AL East.
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Rangers Set To Take On Islanders, Devils At Yankee Stadium In 2014 « CBS New York
There will be professional hockey at Yankee Stadium in 2014. Two games will be played in the Bronx next season as part of the 2014 Coors Light NHL Stadium Series, the NHL announced on Wednesday.
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Game #13: Diamondbacks @ Yankees - AZ Snake Pit
Having defeated the Evil Empire (TM) in their Western incarnation, we now head for the Death Star to take on the true Heart of Darkness. Though, as ZM pointed out in his preview, these are not your father's Yankees. They are, however, still Yankees.
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