About the Author
Cheryl Anne Stapp lives with her husband in Sacramento, where she was born, raised, and acquired an avid interest in Sacramento's exciting Gold Rush History. A graduate of California State University, Northridge, she currently serves as vice president of the California Writers Club, Sacramento branch. Disaster & Triumph: Sacramento Women, Gold Rush Through the Civil War took two years to research and write. Visit her website "California's Olden Golden Days" at CherylAnneStapp.com.