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    • The east and the west. The orient and the occident meeting after driving the last spike

    • Book illustration of the completion of the trans-continental railroad at Promontory (Box Elder County), Utah. Men pose by Central Pacific Railroad and Union Pacific Railroad locomotives; some hold bottles.
    • Central Pacific Railroad Company--1860-1870.; Union Pacific Railroad Company--1860-1870.; Promontory (Utah)--1860-1870.; Dedications--Utah--Promontory--1860-1870.; Railroads--Utah--Promontory--1860-1870.
    • 1869, May 10
    • Promontory, Utah

    • View of Union Pacific Railroad and Central Pacific Railroad tracks, a switch and railroad signal at Promontory (Box Elder County), Utah. A man stands beside the tracks. Shows a railroad car on a Shoo-Fly (temporary track), telegraph poles, a United...
    • Central Pacific Railroad Company--1860-1870.; Union Pacific Railroad Company--1860-1870.; Promontory (Utah)--1860-1870.; Flags--American--1860-1870.; Railroad cars--Utah--Promontory--1860-1870.; Railroad signals--Utah--Promontory--1860-1870.;...
    • 1869
    • Promontory, Utah

    • Men stand and pose beside canvas tents and a Union Pacific Railroad or Central Pacific Railroad passenger car in Promontory (Box Elder County), Utah. The men wear sack suits and caps or flat brimmed hats. A sign on a tent reads: "Post Office." A...
    • Central Pacific Railroad Company--1860-1870.; Union Pacific Railroad Company--1860-1870.; Promontory (Utah)--1860-1870.; Men--Utah--Promontory--1860-1870.; Post offices--Utah--Promontory--1860-1870.; Railroad passenger...
    • 1869 June 30
    • The first engine of the U.P.

    • Men pose on Union Pacific Railroad pony locomotive no. 1 (later named the "Utah") and on the platform at a passenger depot probably in Benton (Carbon County), Wyoming. A conductor in uniform stands beside men in sack suits or vests. The frame...
    • Union Pacific Railroad Company--1860-1870.; Benton (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Railroad depots--Wyoming--Benton--1860-1870.; Railroad employees--Wyoming--Benton--1860-1870.; Railroad locomotives--Wyoming--Benton--1860-1870.
    • 1868
    • Bridge over Dale Creek, Wyo.

    • View of a Union Pacific Railway Company train on the high trestle bridge over Dale Creek in Albany County, Wyoming.
    • Union Pacific Railroad Company--1860-1870.; Albany County (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Railroad bridges--Wyoming--Albany County--1860-1870.; Trestles--Wyoming--Albany County--1860-1870.
    • [1869]
    • Tunnel on U.P.R.R. between Cheyenne and California, no. 24

    • View of a Union Pacific Railroad Company tunnel probably in Wyoming. The wooden lined tunnel goes though a low hill, a telegraph pole is on an embankment nearby.
    • Union Pacific Railroad Company--1860-1870.; Hills--Wyoming--1860-1870.; Railroad tunnels--Wyoming--1860-1870.
    • [1869?]
    • Tunnel no. 3 Weber Cã̃non, Utah

    • View of Weber Canyon in Morgan County, Utah; shows steep canyon walls, the Weber River, a rock formation Union Pacific Railroad tracks, a truss railroad bridge and a railroad tunnel.
    • Union Pacific Railroad Company--1860-1870.; Morgan County (Utah)--1860-1870.; Weber Canyon (Utah)--1860-1870.; Weber River (Utah)--1860-1870.; Canyons--Utah--Morgan County--1860-1870.; Railroad bridges--Utah--Morgan County--1860-1870.; Railroad...
    • [1869?]
    • U.P.R.R. Station, Willow Island, Nebr. in 1867

    • View of Union Pacific Railroad car roofs and tracks in Willow Island (Dawson County), Nebraska. Shows a windmill and frame railroad buildings. People stand on the depot platform.
    • Union Pacific Railroad Company--1860-1870.; Willow Island (Neb.)--1860-1870.; Railroad stations--Nebraska--Willow Island--1860-1870.; Railroads--Nebraska--Willow Island--1860-1870.; Windmills--Nebraska--Willow Island--1860-1870.
    • 1867
    • Sidney, Wyoming Terr. [sic]

    • View of buildings, Union Pacific Railroad flatbed cars, tracks and a roundhouse in Sidney (Cheyenne County), Nebraska. Shows oxen, frame buildings and canvas tents. A sign reads "Saloon" near probably the depot.
    • Union Pacific Railroad Company--1860-1870.; Sidney (Neb.)--1860-1870.; Cities & towns--Nebraska--Sidney--1860-1870.; Railroad roundhouses--Nebraska--Sidney--1860-1870.
    • 1868
    • Laying the rails of U.P.R.R. - two miles a-day

    • Construction workers lay rail over railroad ties on the Union Pacific Railroad in probably Lincoln County, Nebraska. Shows a supply wagon, men in work clothes and felt hats, and members of the Union Pacific excursion to the 100th meridian, in...
    • Union Pacific Railroad Company--1860-1870.; Lincoln County (Neb.)--1860-1870.; Railroad construction workers--Nebraska--Lincoln County--1860-1870.; Railroad construction--Nebraska--Lincoln County--1860-1870.; Railroad travel--Nebraska--Lincoln...
    • 1866 October
    • Dale Creek Bridge with first U.P. engine

    • People stand and pose on a locomotive or on the wooden Dale Creek Bridge, a Union Pacific Railroad trestle in Albany County, Wyoming. Shows guy wires in the rocky canyon.
    • Union Pacific Railroad Company--1860-1870.; Albany County (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Railroad bridges--Wyoming--Albany County--1860-1870.; Railroad locomotives--Wyoming--Albany County--1860-1870.; Trestles--Wyoming--Albany County--1860-1870.
    • 1868
    • North Platte Bridge

    • View of a wooden bridge over the North Platte River in North Platte (Lincoln County), Nebraska. Union Pacific Railroad tracks are on the narrow bridge.
    • Union Pacific Railroad Company--1860-1870.; North Platte (Neb.)--1860-1870.; North Platte River--1860-1870.; Railroad bridges--Nebraska--North Platte--1860-1870.; Rivers--Nebraska--North Platte--1860-1870.
    • 1867
    • Laying the track of the Pacific Railroad

    • Book illustration of Union Pacific Railroad construction track layers, a locomotive, and freight cars. A Native American on a horse watches the men work.
    • Union Pacific Railroad Company--1860-1870.; Indians of North America--1860-1870.; Horseback riding--1860-1870.; Railroad construction & maintenance--1860-1870.; Railroad construction workers--1860-1870.; Railroads--1860-1870.
    • [1869?]
    • Windmill at North Platte station

    • Men, women and children stand next to railroad tracks and a large windmill at the Union Pacific station in North Platte (Lincoln County), Nebraska. Railroad cars labeled "U.P.R.R., 1418" and "U.P.R.R. 1976" stand on tracks nearby. Brick buildings...
    • Union Pacific Railroad Company--1860-1870.; North Platte (Neb.)--1860-1870.; Expeditions & surveys--Nebraska--North Platte--1860-1870.; Railroad stations--Nebraska--North Platte--1860-1870.; Railroads--Nebraska--North Platte--1860-1870.;...
    • [1869]
    • Wasatch, Utah

    • View of a Union Pacific Railroad station and small town identified as Wasatch, Utah. Two men stand on a platform near a warehouse. A caboose sits on the tracks and is labeled with letters reading: "U.P.R.R., Utah, Caboose." A group of tents are...
    • Union Pacific Railroad Company--1860-1870.; Expeditions & surveys--Utah--1860-1870.; Railroad stations--Utah--1860-1870.; Railroads--Utah--1860-1870.; Tents--Utah--1860-1870.; Warehouses--Utah--1860-1870.; Geological and Geographical Survey of the...
    • [1869]
    • Dale Creek bridge, on the Union Pacific Railroad of America

    • People pose on rocks in the canyon, on trestle timbers, and on the top of the wooden Dale Creek Bridge, a Union Pacific Railroad trestle in Albany County, Wyoming. Shows wooden construction debris on the ground.
    • Union Pacific Railroad Company--1860-1870.; Albany County (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Dale Creek (Colo. and Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Railroad bridges--Wyoming--Albany County--1860-1870.; Railroad construction & maintenance--Wyoming--Albany County--1860-1870.;...
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    • Workshops, Omaha

    • View of the Union Pacific Railroad Company railroad shops and rail yard in Omaha (Douglas County), Nebraska shows Union Pacific Railroad warehouses and yard with trains near the buildings. Stacks of lumber are seen along the tracks.
    • Union Pacific Railroad Company--1860-1870.; Omaha (Neb.)--1860-1870.; Railroad shops & yards--Nebraska--Omaha--1860-1870.; Railroads--Nebraska--Omaha--1860-1870.
    • [between 1865 and 1870?]
    • Unloading ties and iron on line of railroad track

    • A railroad construction crew unloads railroad ties and track from a Union Pacific work train in an unknown location. Shows an arid landscape with tumbleweed. A wooden structure is near the track.
    • Union Pacific Railroad Company--1860-1870.; Railroad construction--1860-1870.; Railroads--1860-1870.
    • [between 1868 and 1869?]
    • Tunnel #3 Weber Canon

    • View of Weber Canyon in Morgan County, Utah; shows the Weber River, Union Pacific Railroad tracks, a bridge and tunnel. A man stands on rock formation and points at the scene.
    • Union Pacific Railroad Company--1860-1870.; Morgan County (Utah)--1860-1870.; Weber Canyon (Utah)--1860-1870.; Weber River (Utah)--1860-1870.; Canyons--Utah--Morgan County--1860-1870.; Railroad bridges--Utah--Morgan County--1860-1870.;...
    • [1868 or 1869?]
    • Depot at Cheyenne, Wyoming

    • View of the Union Pacific railroad depot at Cheyenne (Laramie County), Wyoming. Men sit in front of the one story depot; a two story hotel is beside the railroad station. A passenger train and caboose are near the buildings.
    • Union Pacific Railroad Company--1860-1870.; Cheyenne (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Hotels--Wyoming--Cheyenne--1860-1870.; Railroad stations--Wyoming--Cheyenne--1860-1870.; Railroads--Wyoming--Cheyenne--1860-1870.
    • 1869
    • Railroad roundhouse, Cheyenne [sic], Wyoming

    • View of the Union Pacific Railroad roundhouse in Laramie (Albany County), Wyoming. A railroad locomotive is near the stone building and turntable. Snow is on the ground.
    • Union Pacific Railroad Company--1860-1870.; Laramie (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Railroad roundhouses--Wyoming--Laramie--1860-1870.; Stone buildings--Wyoming--Laramie--1860-1870.
    • 1869
    • Westward, the monarch capital makes its way

    • Union Pacific Railroad vice president, Thomas C. Durant, in a suit and a narrow brimmed hat, stands on railroad ties during railroad construction near Cozad in Lincoln County, Nebraska. Shows shovels near railroad ties set in place, and a wooden...
    • Union Pacific Railroad Company--1860-1870.; Lincoln County (Neb.)--1860-1870.; Business people--Nebraska--Lincoln County--1860-1870.; Railroad construction--Nebraska--Lincoln County--1860-1870.; Railroad tracks--Nebraska--Lincoln...
    • 1866 October
    • Railroad shops at Laramie

    • View of railroad buildings and construction workers at Union Pacific Railroad tracks and shop buildings in Laramie (Albany County), Wyoming. Shows a stone roundhouse and repair shop, an unfinished railroad bed, stacks of lumber and railroad ties, a...
    • Union Pacific Railroad Company--1860-1870.; Laramie (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Railroad shops & yards--Wyoming--Laramie--1860-1870.; Railroads--Wyoming--Laramie--1860-1870.
    • 1868
    • Laramie, Wyoming Territory in 1868

    • View of Union Pacific Railroad passenger cars on tracks in Laramie (Albany County), Wyoming. Shows sparse wooden, log and canvas buildings in Laramie.
    • Union Pacific Railroad Company--1860-1870.; Laramie (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Cities & towns--Wyoming--Laramie--1860-1870.; Railroad passenger cars--Wyoming--Laramie--1860-1870.
    • 1868
    • Plum Creek with soldiers encamped

    • Soldiers sit or stand outside canvas tents in Plum Creek (Lexington) in Dawson County, Nebraska. Rows of tents are near a windmill and probably a water tank. Shows Union Pacific Railroad passenger cars, a frame depot and false front commercial...
    • Union Pacific Railroad Company--1860-1870.; Plum Creek (Neb.)--1860-1870.; Military camps--American--Nebraska--Plum Creek--1860-1870.; Railroad stations--Nebraska--Plum Creek--1860-1870.; Tents--Nebraska--Plum Creek--1860-1870.;...
    • 1867
    • Dale Creek Bridge

    • The wooden Dale Creek Bridge, a Union Pacific Railroad trestle over a rocky canyon in Albany County, Wyoming. Shows telegraph poles and guy wires near the narrow canyon.
    • Union Pacific Railroad Company--1860-1870.; Albany County (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Railroad bridges--Wyoming--Albany County--1860-1870.; Trestles--Wyoming--Albany County--1860-1870.
    • 1868
    • Railroad shops ot [sic] North Platte

    • View of brick railroad buildings beside Union Pacific Railroad tracks at North Platte (Lincoln County), Nebraska. Shows a locomotive beside probably a water tank and a windmill, a roundhouse, and machine shops with chimneys and vented roofs.
    • Union Pacific Railroad Company--1860-1870.; North Platte (Neb.)--1860-1870.; Railroad roundhouses--Nebraska--North Platte--1860-1870.; Railroad shops & yards--Nebraska--North Platte--1860-1870.; Windmills--Nebraska--North Platte--1860-1870.
    • 1868

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