The Standard of Living of the Californian Gold-Diggers
- Finzsch, Norbert (Deutsches Historisches Institut, Washington D.C., USA)
- Historical Studies Data
AbstractDetermination of the weekly wholesale price of 35 consumer goods and formation of a basket of goods; evaluation in view of the standard of living of gold-diggers in the mine cities of California and the tendency to take up wage working conditions. Topics: Date of price information, source information, city, prices of approx. 35 consumer goods.
1849 / 1860
California (US-CA)San Francisco
Sources: Price lists in newspapers.
Number of Units: 500
Number of Variables: 52
- ZA8033 (Type: ZA-No.)
Update Metadata: 2021-04-07 | Issue Number: 88 | Registration Date: 2010-07-23