Mark Twain in the West: An Exhibition

Samuel Clemens criss-crossed western Nevada Territory and central California during the 1860s. Click on a green pin for more information, or use + and – to zoom.

See also the overland journey.

University of California, Berkeley Mark Twain Papers and Project Detail: Nevada Territory and California Overview of the overland journey Maps Roughing It and Comments on Bret Harte Retracing Clemens's Steps A 'Call' to Literature California Gold Country San Francisco Correspondent Writing for the Enterprise Mining in Nevada Territory Exhibit Home Introduction and Chronology