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The stereograph features a black and white image of the Central Pacific Railroad, a route between Utah and California and the western portion of the Transcontinental Railway. In the image, a locomotive can be seen on the portion of the railroad known at the Emigrant Gap. The image is mounted to an orange card with rounded corners.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
3 1/2 X 6 15/16 inches
Materials and Techniques Display
albumen print on paper card
recto, at left of card: CENTRAL PACIFIC RAILROAD. recto, at right of card: C. E. WATKINS, / 429 Montgomery St., between Sacramento and California recto, at bottom of card: 167. Emigrant Gap, looking East, / Yuba Mountains in distance verso, handwritten at top of card: photographic wagon on flat car
Central Pacific Railroad Company
[Physical ID#]: [Title], Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.
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