THE TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROAD
400 Rails to the Mile
25 photo aids
This set of 25 pictures recorded by noted pioneer photographers depicts the building of the “impossible” railroad. This story in pictures includes Lincoln’s written approval of the Union Pacific’s right of way, construction, workers, officials, completion at Promontory Summit, and the trains.
This title is part of the series: U.S. HISTORY PHOTO AIDS
Documentary Photo Aids