"Gold rush camp that became a state capital" Crossword Clue

Author: Olivia Langford
Last Updated: 03 Dec 2023

"Gold rush camp that became a state capital" NYT crossword answer is:

HELENAMONTANA (13 letters length)

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The crossword clue "Gold rush camp that became a state capital" from the New York Times (December 3 2023) is referring to Sacramento, California. In 1848, Sacramento was a small camp of miners hoping to strike it rich during the California Gold Rush. However, it quickly grew into a bustling city and was eventually chosen as the state capital of California in 1854. Today, it is the sixth largest city in the state and is home to a variety of cultural attractions, including the California State Capitol building.

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