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Bill George recently appeared on ME-TV to discuss his book and film. Watch here as Bill and host John Malos discuss the transcontinental railroad.

A word on the name:

Before the rise of movies, TV, radio, and the Internet, Chautauqua assemblies expanded and spread throughout rural America. The Chautauqua brought entertainment and culture for the whole community, with speakers, teachers, musicians, entertainers, preachers and specialists of the day.

Former U.S. President Theodore Roosevelt was quoted as saying that Chautauqua is "the most American thing in America.” We will combine the entertainment and educational experiences exemplified by Chautauqua in our event.

Check out the FIRST EVER Golden West Documentary Film Festival



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The first-ever Golden West Documentary Film Festival will be held at Auburn's State Theatre Saturday, Sept. 26, 2015.

The film festival will showcase films from the around the West and the Gold Country that celebrate the heritage and accomplishments of one of the most historic regions in the world.

Productions from area filmmakers such as Auburn's Brendan Compton of BA Productions and the Donner Rails series, well known for his films on the region's rich railroad heritage, and Bill George of Nimbus Films who documents the vestiges of our area's historic past. Sacramento-area historian and film critic Matías Antonio Bombal will present “The Sacramento Picture," which has sold out on multiple occasions.

Tickets may be purchased through the event widget above or by calling 800-838-3006.

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