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Benjamin Barnard Redding (January 17, 1824 – August 21, 1882) was a Canadian-born politician of California; after joining the gold rush as a young man, he served in the state house, as mayor of Sacramento, Secretary of State for California, and Fish Commissioner. He also worked as a journalist and editor in northern California and Sacramento. As a businessman, he worked as a land agent with the Central Pacific Railroad, which named the town of Redding, California after him.

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  • Benjamin Barnard Redding (January 17, 1824 – August 21, 1882) was a Canadian-born politician of California; after joining the gold rush as a young man, he served in the state house, as mayor of Sacramento, Secretary of State for California, and Fish Commissioner. He also worked as a journalist and editor in northern California and Sacramento. As a businessman, he worked as a land agent with the Central Pacific Railroad, which named the town of Redding, California after him.
  • Benjamin Barnard Redding (17 janvier 1824, Nouvelle-Écosse – 21 août 1882, San Francisco) est un homme politique américain d'origine canadienne, également expert foncier pour la Central Pacific Railroad. Il fut l'élu du quinzième district à l'Assemblée de Californie de 1853 à 1854. La ville de Redding lui doit son nom. En 1849, Redding partit à la tête d'un petit groupe d'homme pour participer à la ruée vers l'or en Californie. Il prit le bateau à Yarmouth et arriva le 12 mai 1850 à destination. Redding prospecta le long de la Yuba River puis devint mineur dans le comté d'El Dorado.
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