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J. A. Folger

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James Athearn ("J. A.") Folger, Sr. (June 17, 1835 – June 26, 1889) was an American businessman and the founder of the Folgers Coffee Company. [1]

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A blacksmith is a metalsmith who creates objects from wrought iron or steel by forging the metal, using tools to hammer, bend, and cut (cf. whitesmith).

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California Gold Rush

The California Gold Rush (1848–1855) began on January 24, 1848, when gold was found by James W. Marshall at Sutter's Mill in Coloma, California.

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England is a country that is part of the United Kingdom.

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Folger Shakespeare Library

The Folger Shakespeare Library is an independent research library on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., in the United States.

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Folgers Coffee is a brand of coffee in the United States, part of the food and beverage division of The J.M. Smucker Company.

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Golden Gate

The Golden Gate is a strait on the west coast of North America that connects San Francisco Bay to the Pacific Ocean.

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Henry Clay Folger

Henry Clay Folger Jr. (June 18, 1857 – June 11, 1930) was president and later chairman of Standard Oil of New York, a collector of Shakespeareana, and founder of the Folger Shakespeare Library.

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Isthmus of Panama

The Isthmus of Panama (Istmo de Panamá), also historically known as the Isthmus of Darien (Istmo de Darién), is the narrow strip of land that lies between the Caribbean Sea and the Pacific Ocean, linking North and South America.

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Master craftsman

A master craftsman or master tradesman (sometimes called only master or grandmaster) was a member of a guild.

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Mountain View Cemetery (Oakland, California)

The Mountain View Cemetery is a cemetery in Oakland, Alameda County, California.

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Nantucket is an island about by ferry south from Cape Cod, in the U.S. state of Massachusetts.

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Oakland, California

Oakland is the largest city and the county seat of Alameda County, California, United States.

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Packet boat

Packet boats were medium-sized boats designed for domestic mail, passenger, and freight transportation in European countries and their colonies, including North American rivers and canals.

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Panama City

Panama City (Ciudad de Panamá) is the capital and largest city of Panama.

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Peter Folger

Peter Folger (December 26, 1905 – August 27, 1980) was an American coffee heir, socialite, and member of the prominent United States Folger family.

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San Francisco

San Francisco (initials SF;, Spanish for 'Saint Francis'), officially the City and County of San Francisco, is the cultural, commercial, and financial center of Northern California.

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Sharon Tate

Sharon Marie Tate Polanski (January 24, 1943 – August 9, 1969) was an American actress and model.

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Tate murders

The Tate murders were a series of killings conducted by members of the Manson Family on August 8–9, 1969, which claimed the lives of five people, one of them pregnant.

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A trywork, located aft of the fore-mast, is the most distinguishing feature of a whaling ship.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/J._A._Folger

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