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  • Where the Transcontinental Railroad finally joined - CNET

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    Jul 4, 2009 At Promontory Summit, Utah, the Central Pacific Railroad and the Union Pacific Railroad met on May 10, 1869 after 1776 miles of track had  ...

  • Connecting a continent in the 19th century (photos) - CNET - Page 2

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    We mark the storied anniversary of the day the Union Pacific and Central Pacific railroads made transcontinental travel possible for the first time in North America ...

  • Connecting a continent in the 19th century (photos) - CNET - Page 14

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    We mark the storied anniversary of the day the Union Pacific and Central Pacific railroads made transcontinental travel possible for the first time in North America ...

  • Photos: The Transcontinental Railroad's Golden Spike - CNET

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    On Road Trip 2009, CNET News reporter Daniel Terdiman encountered the spot where the Union Pacific and Central Pacific railroads met, finally forming a  ...

  • Descendants ensure Chinese rail workers aren't forgotten | 1010 WINS

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    May 9, 2019 And Margaret Yee, whose ancestors helped build the railroad, will tap a The 20,000 Chinese immigrants who worked on the Central Pacific  ...

  • Union Pacific - Movie Reviews and Movie Ratings | TV Guide

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    in the rival Central Pacific line, hires crooked gambler Donlevy to delay construction Pacific Railroad, which made available heaps of old records and papers. ...

  • Utah event celebrates Transcontinental Railroad anniversary

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    May 10, 2019 The Pacific railroad is completed. Chinese workers on the Central Pacific part that came from the West, said Westwood, the public historian. ...

  • "Man on the Moon:" The 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 landing

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    1 day ago President Kennedy died at 1 p.m. Central Standard Time, two o'clock . riding an old train on a bad railroad track," Armstrong explained with a laugh. .. President Richard M. Nixon was in the central Pacific recovery area to  ...