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     1  ~ 2014 apr 09chinese migration railroad photochinese -american contribution to transcontinental railroadOn May 10, 1869, the two railroads were to meet at Promontory, Utah in front of a
     2  ~ 2014 may 03central pacific railroadCentral Pacific Railroad Photographic History Museum: First Central Pacific Railroad construction in the 1860's. Stereoviews, engravings, maps, and documents are treasures of western Americana that illustrate the history ...
     3  +1 2014 apr 01carleton watkins birthdateCarleton E. WatkinsCarleton E. Watkins , by Eric Hill, Stereo World, Vol. ... and the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art. Born in 1829, Watkins ' career spanned more than fifty years ...
     4  +1 2014 may 21southern pacific railroadSeventy-Five Years of Progress - The Southern Pacific Railroad Pioneer of transcontinental railroads , Southern Pacific had its origin in the Central Pacific Rail Road Company of California, incorporated June ...
     4  -1 2014 may 14c thomas hill paintings"'The Last Spike' A Painting by Thomas Hill ..." 1881 - Central Pacific A Painting by Thomas Hill Illustrating the Last Scene in the Building of the ... Oakes Ames, Sidney Dillon, Dr. [ Thomas C .] Durant, and John Duff.
     4  +22 2014 may 04railroad history united stateschinese-american contribution to transcontinental railroadOn May 8th, the Colfax Area Historical Society in my Congressional District will .... "The United States of America and the Emperor of China cordially recognize ...
     6  ~ 2014 mar 23grease the railsRail Wear on a Sharp Curve ExplainedThis is done through locomotives equipped with flange greasers, prematurely mounted rail greasers and mobile hi-railers that apply grease to  ...
     7  +1 2014 jun 16railroad picturesTranscontinental Railroad Pictures and Exhibits - History "Opening of the Pacific Railroad ". What was it that the engines said, Pilots touching, head to head. Facing on the single track, Half a world ...
     7  -5 2014 may 04rail road mapsTranscontinental Railroad MapsADDITIONAL TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROAD MAPS : Click any image or link to accept the User Agreement. [Click on a map to enlarge, ...
     7  -1 2014 apr 17chamin rice bulgur wheatrailroader recipes. (1) Pork Chops Senegalese - Central Pacific 2/3 c. unprocessed white rice ... about 30 minutes, until rice is tender, adding more liquid as needed, some water in a pinch. ... Rinse and drain Bulgur wheat .
     7  +7 2014 mar 23stereoscopes for saleStereoscopic Viewers - Central Pacific Railroad Photographic Stereoscopic viewers used to look at stereographs. ... Hand Held Stereoscope , wood with veneer. ... Original bill of sale and a dated 1936.
     8  +6 2014 apr 16s cal chinese artistChinese labor was suggested, as they had already helped build the California
     8  +39 2014 mar 27the golden spikeDriving the Last Spike -- Transcontinental Railroad - Golden Spike IN JULY 1954, THE GOVERNOR'S OFFICE referred to the state archives a letter of inquiry as to a second gold spike used upon the completion ...
     9  -1 2014 may 101868 railroad swiss pocket watchJane Stanford's Jewelry and Pocket Watch .including Stanford Family Patek Philippe Pocket Watch . ... Leland Jr., the Stanford's only child, was born 4 months later on May 14, 1868 .
     10  +2 2014 apr 25holmes stereo viewerStereoscopic ViewersAn unusual variation on the wooden Holmes -Bates style stereo viewer . To the right is an Anthony CDV portrait of Oliver Wendell Holmes  ...
     11  +16 2014 apr 24wobbly chineses trainChinese labor was suggested, as they had already helped build the California ... or pried loose to tumble earthshakingly into the American River so far below.
     11  +3 2014 apr 23san francisco pictorial bookNelsons' Pictorial Guide- Books : The Central Pacific RailroadA Trip Across the North American Continent from Ogden to San Francisco .
     11  +25 2014 apr 16us railway mapRead the Introduction to " Railroad Maps of the United States : A Selective Annotated Bibliography of Original 19th-century Maps in the ...
     12  -2 2014 may 04railroads in americaFirst Railroads in North America"The Transfer of Pioneering British Railroad Technology to North America " by Frederick C. Gamst, University of Massachusetts, Boston.
     12  +13 2014 apr 02disney railroad spike framedFrequently Asked Questions about the Transcontinental RailroadWhat is engraved on the golden last spike ? ... How many transcontinental railroads did the U.S. have in 1900? ..... Cisco on the Central Pacific and got up plans for a machine to frame timber for the snow-sheds. ..... California, painted by Walt Disney employees and] ... the reconstruction of the ... locomotives ...
     13  +4 2014 apr 29chinese history museumChinese labor was suggested, as they had already helped build the California Central ... Central Pacific Railroad Photographic History Museum Translate into Chinese ..... San Francisco, Chinese Historical Society of America, 1969. pp. 43- 46.
     14  +11 2014 may 18cottage chic shelby glider1 - Central Pacific Railroad Photographic History MuseumCHICAGO & NORTHWESTERN RAILWA1. E. No other Road runs
     14  -1 2014 may 03continental route mapNew trans- continental map of the Pacific R.R. and routes of overland travel ... Henry T. Williams, c. 1877. Courtesy Library of Congress.
     15  +21 2014 apr 30train stamps usaTranscontinental Mail on the Pacific RailroadThe transcontinental railroad greatly increased the speed and reliability ... First U.S. Stamps , 1847, and First Commemorative Stamps , 1869
     15  -2 2014 apr 17usi lem cu furnirMg^ LEm £ - Central Pacific Railroad Photographic History Museumcific price for grading per cubic yard, of all natures, rock work, &c, and
     15  +14 2014 apr 08western pacific railroadEncyclopedia of Western Railroad History - Central Pacific Railroad Includes detailed information about the organization and history of the CPRR and complete list of locomotives.
     16  -2 2014 may 30tenmilesten miles of track - Central Pacific Railroad Photographic History "A Railroad Record That Defies Defeat: How Central Pacific laid ten miles of track in one day back in 1869." By ERLE HEATH, Associate ...
     16  +27 2014 may 30railroad
     16  +8 2014 apr 21railroad picture archivesExhibits of Central Pacific Railroad Photographs. ... ARCHIVES with 1,300 stereoviews of the CPRR, UPRR, the SPRR Hart Album, and related ...
     16  -1 2014 apr 09us postal trainThe transcontinental railroad greatly increased the speed and ... In 1849, two years after the Post Office Department first established mail ...
     17  -2 2014 mar 28list of tunnelsTunnels on the Pacific RailroadThe tunnels of the Central Pacific are nearly all near the summit, where it crosses the western range of the ... List of CPRR Tunnels , 1870, 1984 ...
     19  -4 2014 jun 10kiudas goole ood• V -V. A< . - Central Pacific Railroad Photographic History MuseumGoogle Book Search <ossess good company of friends to join you, the overland tour becomes an ...... and all kiuda of vegetables.
     19  -2 2014 apr 04panama railroad companyPanama Railroad Stock Certificates, 1865, 1868, 1871Panama Railroad Stock Certificates, 1868, 1871. The Panama Rail Road Company built a railroad across the Isthmus of Panama in 1855.
     20  -1 2014 jun 02how to make rail roadChinese labor was suggested, as they had already helped build the California Central Railroad , the railroad from Sacramento to Marysville and the San Jose ...
     20  -5 2014 may 30streo card(Below) Beautiful hardwood 1860's cabinet stereo card viewer. It has a set of viewing lenses on both sides, so is therefore a "sweetheart" ...
     20  +55 2014 apr 22union pacific railroad watchGreat-Grandfathers - Central Pacific Railroad Photographic History used to talk about him and his time on the Union Pacific Railroad . ..... A family member has a pocket watch showing One engine with 2 railway lines > meeting ...
     20  ~ 2014 apr 19omaha railroad museumCentral Pacific Railroad Photographic History MuseumThe first transcontinental railroad was completed when the rails of the Union Pacific, reaching westward from Omaha , Nebraska, and those of ...
     20  +12 2014 apr 15california railway mapTheodore Judah's "Location Map of the Line of the Central Pacific Railroad of California " - portion of survey from Donner Summit to Truckee.
     21  +13 2014 jul 02website builder deboThe Builders of the Central Pacific RailroadUse of this Web site constitutes acceptance of the User Agreement which permits personal use web ... by JOHN DEBO GALLOWAY, C. E.
     21  +10 2014 apr 06mbk flame x attorneysalfred a. hart, artist - Central Pacific Railroad Photographic History ISBN 0-929722-85- X ..... M.B.K. . Sacramento, May 10, 1995. INTRODUCTION. AND. A BRIEF HISTORY OF THE CONSTRUCTION OF THE ...
     21  -2 2014 mar 30american building paychinese- american contribution to transcontinental railroadMr. Speaker, today I rise to honor the Chinese- American community and pay tribute to its ancestors' contribution to the building of the American transcontinental ...
     22  -2 2014 apr 28currier and ives printsCurrier & Ives Railroad Prints - Westward the Empire, 1870-1871Follow the course of the journey by train from the East Coast to the West Coast as illustrated by seven Currier & Ives hand colored lithographs : ...
     23  +78 2014 jun 29was built in belfast over a three year spanBelfast and Moosehead Lake Railroad HistoryWhile many of the great “main lines” built in the United States during the
     23  -7 2014 may 29ave df107Southern Pacific System: List of Officers, Agencies and Stations. 1899.Twenty-third Avenue . Fruit Vale (June. Cal. ..... Ashby Ave . Pacific Lumber ... IW. 2 -W. 3-W. L.ODI BRANCH. NAPA BRANCH. DE 107. D 104. DF 107 s%. " 112. 6.
     24  -11 2014 may 30china america mchinese - american contribution to transcontinental railroadMr. Speaker, today I rise to honor the Chinese - American community and pay ..... Why historians disbelieve UPRR Chief Engineer Grenville M . Dodge's tale ...
     24  +10 2014 may 12moosehead lake maineB&MLRR History - A BRIEF HISTORY OF THE BELFAST & MOOSEHEAD LAKE RAILROAD (Est. 1867), WALDO COUNTY, MAINE .
     24  +35 2014 may 07san francisco newspapers listChinese Newspapers in 19th Century CaliforniaThe Oriental, Chinese San Francisco Newspaper , 1876. Courtesy Timothy ... The first part under the name of the newspaper was a price list of commodities.
     24  +53 2014 may 03first western trainGreat Train Robbery Outside Verdi Nevada, November 5, 1870Two of the Western Union wires, however, were repaired by daylight. ... Nevada Territorial Enterprise newspaper reports of this first train robbery on the Pacific ...
     24  +20 2014 mar 29pacific fins bankruptFaq's - Central Pacific Railroad Photographic History MuseumWhere can I find the huge United States Pacific Railway
     25  +14 2014 may 02map of northern nevadaNew Railroad and County Map of Northern California and NevadaNew Railroad and County Map of Northern California and Nevada . (Click on Map to Enlarge) New Railroad and County Map of California and ...
     25  +9 2014 apr 03union pacific train schedulesRailway & Travel Guides and the Pacific RailroadCentral Pacific Railroad Photographic History Museum .... of the concept of the " Union " station (at which most if not all the rail lines serving a ... by travelers, and the scheduling of trains by the railroads, exceeding complicated.
     26  +2 2014 may 22chaineaseChinese labor was suggested, as they had already helped build the California Central Railroad, the railroad from Sacramento to Marysville and the San Jose ...
     26  ~ 2014 apr 05david palace hotelSouvenir of the Palace Hotel - Central Pacific Railroad Photographic Opened on October 2, 1875, the original Palace Hotel was the glorious .... Robert E. Pattison, chairman; E. Ellery Anderson; and David T. Littler.
     27  ~ 2014 may 21chinese
     27  +19 2014 may 21many americans already doneTo conquer the many sheer embankments, the Chinese workers used ... Did they not build the Chinese wall, the biggest piece of masonry in the world? ..... These two forces, Mongolian and American , are already in active opposition.
     27  +1 2014 apr 09washoe county mapWadsworth Survey Map , Eastern Washoe County , NevadaSurvey map of Eastern Washoe County , Nevada, reflecting the relationshipof the Central Pacific Railroad's constructed route to the Old ...
     27  +25 2014 mar 30drop shipping mit donnerAt the word of command the rail is dropped in its place, right side up with .... "Not only was it impossible to construct a railroad across the Sierras via Donner Pass, but owing to the great depth of ... "Railroads Shipped by Sea.
     27  +5 2014 mar 28cars sheet musicSilver Palace Car ( Sheet Music Cover) - Transcontinental Railroad"Silver Palace Car " Jonah Woodruff. Chicago, Fort Wayne, Pittsburgh & New York #76. Song & Chorus By H.M. Higgins, Words By R.C. Hoyt.
     28  -20 2014 jul 02old railway mapsMap showing the old stage and wagon roads and railway surveys across the Sierras, from "The Story of the Central Pacific. The Rise of the Big ...
     28  +73 2014 may 13brass bell engraving"Central Pacific Rail Road Line" Brass Bell (fake)Brass Bell , engraved "Central Pacific Rail Road Line" claimed to be a rare antique from a CPRR work car supposedly sold to another railroad ...
     28  +14 2014 apr 30track how many milesHow Central Pacific laid ten miles of track in one day back in 1869 ... Every man knew his particular job, taught by many months of track work.
     29  +11 2014 may 18national republican partyRepublican Party National Platform, 1860The 1860 National Republican Platform adopted by the National Republican Convention held in Chicago, Illinois, May 17, 1860. (16. That a ...
     29  +20 2014 apr 09pocket watch for jewelry2014 CPRR.org. Use of this Web site constitutes acceptance of the User Agreement which permits personal use web viewing only; no copying; ...
     30  -2 2014 apr 18hampden pocket watchCPRR Ephemera and Collectibles - Hampden Watch Co. Pocket Central Pacific Railroad Hampden Watch Co. Pocket Watch , 1879.
     31  +15 2014 mar 28aa foot spikesHis offer to provide a gold spike was accepted by President Leland ..... billiard- table manufacturers in San Francisco; it was about 7 1/2 feet in ...
     32  -10 2014 may 30sensation 香港4000多 国内3000多对横贯大陆的铁路的CHINESE-AMERICAN 贡献在夏天1868 年前, 4,000 名工作者, 三分之二是汉语, 修造了横贯大陆的铁路在山脉 和
     32  +2 2014 may 09yosemite guide bookNelsons' Guidebook : Scenery of California - The Yosemite Valley Nelsons' Pictorial Guide - Books - The Yosemite Valley, and The Mammoth Trees and Geysers of California. c. 1871.
     32  -26 2014 apr 04picture rail ironCalifornia Iron from the G. J. Graves CollectionThe rolled iron T shaped rail was being produced in the United States .... The rail was used in the building shown on the far right of the picture .
     32  +20 2014 mar 30dictionary of carRail Cars - Car Builder's Dictionary - CPRR Photographic History Rail Cars of the 19th century: Car Builder's Dictionary , 1884, shows the design of railroad cars including the dining, fruit, Pullman Palace, and ...
     33  -8 2014 apr 08hamptden pocket watch
     33  -6 2014 apr 06abraham lincoln papersPacific Railroad - The Abraham Lincoln Papers at the Library of Transcontinental Railroad Papers and Manuscripts from the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Collection at the Library of Congress, American ...
     33  -10 2014 apr 02hampton watch coCPRR Ephemera and Collectibles - Hampden Watch Co . Pocket Central Pacific Railroad Hampden Watch Co . Pocket Watch, 1879.
     33  +11 2014 mar 24market street railwayMarket Street Railway Company Stock CertificateAfter his work building the first transcontinental railroad, Lewis Metzler Clement built San Francisco and Oakland cable car railways including  ...
     34  +26 2014 jun 02train on steel railsThe Comparative Merits of Iron & Steel Rails - 1866They will, undoubtedly, in time, entirely supersede the iron rail . Where steel rails have been laid upon one side of a track, and iron rails upon ...
     34  -16 2014 may 23translate 中医馆东方人是可利用的在Huntington 图书馆和被出版了直到c 。1857 年。 ... 她的健康 之后, Stanford's 中国人厨夫去萨加门多的中国部分寻找著名 中医 师和发现Yee Fung  ...
     34  +5 2014 may 18saddy stereoviewHydraulic Mining - CPRR Photographic History MuseumImage above Courtesy John Saddy & Jefferson Stereoptics. [Click on a ... A. A. Hart stereoview #61, "Hydraulic Mining, at Gold Run, Placer County." Courtesy ...
     34  +11 2014 apr 18old rand mcnally mapsCentral Pacific Railroad Maps . ... CPRR - UPRR Timetable Map , 1881, Rand McNally , verso. .... Map showing the old stage and wagon roads and railway surveys across the Sierras, from "The Story of the Central Pacific.
     34  -13 2014 apr 16hampden watch co
     34  +12 2014 apr 09ben welch web designResearching Transcontinental Railroad Worker Great-GrandfathersUse of this Web site constitutes acceptance of the User Agreement which permits ... primary charge of the design , location and construction of the CPRR sections of the first .... Benjamin Welch , Master Car Builder [for the] CPRR, SPT Co. or
     34  +48 2014 mar 27rand mcnally map posterCentral Pacific Railroad Maps . ... CPRR - UPRR Timetable Map , 1881, Rand McNally , verso. (Showing RR Land Grants.) Courtesy Bruce C.
     35  +38 2014 may 22user agreements vs broadcast rightsUser Agreement , Central Pacific Railroad Photographic History This user agreement is needed mostly to make sure that our good deed of
     35  ~ 2014 mar 28alyson lewis photography utahmy great great grandfather, Lewis M. Clement was the first assistant chief ... camping in front of photographer's wagon at Promontory Summit, Utah , May 9, 1869. ..... MARK HOPKINS (1963) BY ESTELLE LATTA with MARY L. ALLISON .
     36  -23 2014 may 28uprrUnion Pacific Railroad Exhibit at the CPRR Photographic History UPRR #119 "Crossing America" by Steve Anderson UPRR #119 "Crossing America" by Steve Anderson · UP Progress 1934 ...
     37  +34 2014 may 19car crash high tide sfTHE RAILROAD FERRY STEAMER "SOLANO." - World's Largest The capacity of its two tracks is fourteen freight cars , which may be borne in mind
     37  ~ 2014 apr 30cspan barges canada"Central Pacific and Leased Railroads Locomotives, Cars, Steamers and Barges . " 1878. "The Railroad ... "Travelers' Official Railway Guide for the United States and Canada . June, 1870. ..... C-Span BOOKNOTES Interview.
     37  -14 2014 apr 11missouri mineral rightsLand Grants and Mineral Rights under the Pacific Railroad Act of 1862... to the management and increased value of the retained Mineral Rights ... Missouri to the Pacific, a grant of land is made, excluding mineral, ...
     38  -10 2014 jul 01washoe county recorderWadsworth Survey Map, Eastern Washoe County , NevadaPublic record located at the. Washoe County Recorder Reno, Nevada ( Unrecorded survey map of Eastern Washoe County, Nevada, reflecting ...
     38  -11 2014 may 20opti worlds nz southern pacificYou can also ask Google to instead search the entire World Wide Web.
     38  +15 2014 may 18manifest railsMore Frequently (and Infrequently) Asked Questions about the The term " Manifest Destiny" did not first [appear] in print until six months later ... Unless the projected rail -road across the continent to the Pacific be carried into ...
     38  -3 2014 apr 05photo site railsCPRR stereograph images by Alfred A. Hart, A. J. Russell, Houseworth,
     39  +7 2014 may 13currier and ivesFollow the course of the journey by train from the East Coast to the West Coast as illustrated by seven Currier & Ives hand colored lithographs: ...
     39  +46 2014 may 09nitro case historyNitroglycerine! - Central Pacific Railroad Photographic History The history of nitroglycerin and the Central Pacific Railroad is an interesting
     40  ~ 2014 jun 22pentax stereo adapterStereoscopic CamerasANTIQUE MAHOGANY STEREO CAMERA. ... English Wood Brass Stereo Camera Circa 1880, made by the London ... Pentax Stereo Adapter .
     40  -3 2014 may 06history of railroadCentral Pacific Railroad construction in the 1860's. Stereoviews, engravings, maps, and documents are treasures of western Americana that illustrate the history  ...
     40  +61 2014 apr 05marshal s pikeThe Last Spike is Driven - Central Pacific Railroad Photographic with the Driving of the Golden Spike at Promontory, Utah, on May 10, 1869. ...... William Kenny as marshal , Wells Spicer as city attorney, and with a city.
     41  ~ 2014 may 23cape hornBuilding the Central Pacific roadbed around Cape Hornand the. Legend of Cape Horn . 1865 - 1866. by. Edson T. Strobridge. San Luis Obispo, Calif. 2001. The Central Pacific Railroad and the Legend of Cape Horn ,.
     41  -5 2014 may 16ray chew chineseChinese labor was suggested, as they had already helped build the California ... Mr. Chew's book likely will be of very great interest, as he has for the first time ... Spangenburg, Ray and Moser, Diane K. The Story of American's Railroads.
     41  +60 2014 apr 14railway in china bookChinese labor was suggested, as they had already helped build the California Central ... Book Review · "A History of the Chinese in California: The Railroads .
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