- a city in central California.
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Ancamares, a nation of Indians inhabiting the shores of the river Madera.The Indian in his Wigwam
Henry R. Schoolcraft
The river Madera, which falls into the Amazons, is more than 660 leagues.Buffon's Natural History, Volume I (of II)
Georges Louis Leclerc de Buffon
Reached Chilicothé, on the Sciota river, to sup and rest at the tavern of Mr. Madera, a sensible young man.Early Western Travels, 1748-1846, Volume XII
One colony of this sort was started eighteen months ago near Madera, in Fresno County.
The next morning we were both frozen nearly stiff; we awoke before light and struck the trail back to Madera.