- from Bear Flag Republic: Road to Statehood
750L - 890L
What does it mean to be the first? To be a leader? To do something no one before you has done?
What kinds of individuals choose to do these things? To blaze trails. To risk their lives. To build something from nothing. What – if anything – do they expect in return? Meet some of California’s early pioneers, people who were ready to explore and face the unknown.