Sutter’s Fort

Sutter’s Fort

Sacramento, California

John A Sutter came to this site in 1839,  He completed the fort in a few years.  Sutter obtained the land he had from the Mexican Governor of California.  The fort was an important trading post and was a goal for covered wagon pioneers.  many gold seekers came here on their way to the diggings.  The fort was restored in 1892.

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