Pioneer Governors: George C. Perkins 1880-1883

George C. PerkinsCalifornia’s 14th governor ran away from the family farm at age 12 or 13 to hide-away on a departing vessel, dreaming of one day becoming a ship captain. Not discovered until the ship had sailed, George Perkins spent the next four years at sea. Continue reading Pioneer Governors: George C. Perkins 1880-1883