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A Practical Plan for Building the Pacific Railroad
 
Alfred A Hart and The Illustrated Traveler's Map of the Central Pacific Railroad
 
Alfred Hart Photographer of the Central Pacific Railroad
 
Building the Central Pacific Railroad of California
 
Building the Pacific Railroad
 
By-Laws of Central Railroad Company
 
California State Railroad Museum Foundation - Rails to the Pacific
 
California State Railroad Museum Foundation - The Big Four
 
Carleton Watkins Stereoviews
 
Central Pacific Railroad
 
Central Pacific Railroad – 2
 
Central Pacific Railroad Photographic History
 
Central Pacific Railroad Photographic History – 2
 
Central Pacific Railroad - Wikipedia
 
Charles Crocker - Wikipedia
 
Collis P. Huntington - Wikipedia
 
Constructing the Central Pacific Railroad
 
Crédit Mobilier of America scandal - Wikipedia
 
Dr Hartwell Carver's Proposal to Build a Railroad
 
Eastward to Promontory
 
Epic of the Overland
 
First Railroads in North America
 
First Transcontinental Railroad - Wikipedia
 
From Trail to Rail
 
General Railroad Law of California (1861)
 
Government Land Grants Under the Pacific Railroad Act of 1862
 
History of Railroads and Maps
 
Historical Handbook – Golden Spike

John Henry - The Steel Driving Man
 
John Henry (folklore) - Wikipedia
 
John Henry, Present at the Creation
 
Land Grants and Mineral Rights under the Pacific Railroad Act of 1862
 
Leland Stanford - Wikipedia
 
Lewis Metzler Clement – Central Pacific Railroad Pioneer
 
Locating the Central Pacific Railroad
 
Map of Railroads from San Francisco to Sacramento
 
Mark Hopkins - Wikipedia
 
Memorial of Asa Whitney Praying for a Grant of Land 1848
 
Memorial of Robert Mills, Proposing a Plan for a Railroad 1852
 
Memorial of the Legislature of Missouri to Congress 1849
 
Northern Pacific Railroad
 
Northern Pacific Railway - Wikipedia
 
NYPL Digital Gallery
 
Pacific Railroad Acts
 
Pacific Railroad Officially Completed on November 6, 1869
 
Pacific Railroad Survey Reports, 1853-1854
 
PBS – Transcontinental Railroad Transcript
 
PBS – Transcontinental Railroad
 
PBS – Transcontinental Railroad – Events
PBS – Transcontinental Railroad – People
People's Pacific Railroad Company 1860
 
Rail Transport in the United States Categories - Wikipedia
 
Railroad Maps Collection
 
Railroad Maps of the United States
 
Railroad Reorganization –1908
 
Railroad Stories
 
Railroad Train Robbers
 
Railroads Shipped by Sea
 
Report of the Select Committee on the Pacific Railroad
 
Riding the Transcontinental Rails Overland
 
Seventy-Five Years of Progress - The Southern Pacific Railroad (1869-1944)
 
Sinking Fund Cases
 
Southern Pacific Railroad - Wikipedia
 
Southern Pacific Railroad
 
Stanford University – History of Founding
 
Steel Rails and Iron Horses
 
The Big Four and the Dutch Flat Swindle
 
The Builders of the Central Pacific Railroad
 
The Central Pacific
 
The Crédit Mobilier - Union Pacific Railroad
 
The First Transcontinental Railroad
 
The Last Spike is Driven
 
The Origin of the Idea for a Pacific Railroad
 
The Pacific Telegraph Act (1860)
 
The Railroad Builders
 
The Railroad Photographs
 
The Separation of the Central Pacific and Southern Pacific Railroads
 
The Transcontinental Railroad
 
The Transcontinental Railroad – 2
 
The Way Pioneer Builders Met Difficulties
 
Transcontinental Railroad
 
Transcontinental Railroad People & Events – Collis P. Huntington
 
Transcontinental Railroad Transcript
 
Transcontinental Railroad Pictures and Exhibits
 
Union Pacific - History and Photos
 
Union Pacific Railroad - Wikipedia
 
Union Pacific
 
Wells Fargo
 
Western Railroads, Transcontinental, Railroad
 
When Railroads Were New
 
Where to Emigrate, and Why
 

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