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  • Building the Transcontinental Railroad, the moonshot of the 19th

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    Jun 16, 2019 It's something railroad enthusiasts believed they might never see again: one of the biggest steam locomotives ever built in America back on the  ...

  • Building the Transcontinental Railroad - CBS News

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    Jun 16, 2019 It was the moonshot of the 19th century – crews working East from Sacramento and West from Omaha to build the Transcontinental Railroad,  ...

  • 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  ...

  • Watch Sunday Morning: Building the Transcontinental Railroad

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    Jun 16, 2019 It was the moonshot of the 19th century – crews working East from Sacramento and West from Omaha to build the Transcontinental Railroad,  ...

  • Photos: The Transcontinental Railroad's Golden Spike

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    There, on May 10, 1869, the final tie was laid and the final spike--the "golden" spike--was driven in to create the Transcontinental Railroad. It was the meeting of   ...

  • This week on "Sunday Morning" (June 16) - CBS News

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    Jun 13, 2019 It was the moonshot of the 19th century – crews working East from Sacramento and West from Omaha to build the Transcontinental Railroad,  ...

  • 'Big Boy' Rolling Through Chicago Area To Celebrate

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    Jul 26, 2019 'Big Boy' Rolling Through Chicago Area To Celebrate Transcontinental Railroad's 150th Anniversary. WBBM Newsradio On-Demand. Friday  ...

  • Time for America to Get on Fast Track? - CBS News

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    Aug 23, 2009 The biggest of all was the construction of tracks that would tie the country together from east to west: the transcontinental railroad. It was a  ...

  • Transcontinental Railroad | KYW

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    May 9, 2019 Doctor who traded opioid prescriptions for explicit photos gets a least 6.5 years in state prison · Workers begin disposing dangerous chemical  ...

  • Utah event celebrates Transcontinental Railroad anniversary | 1010

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    May 10, 2019 PROMONTORY, Utah (AP) — Music, bells and cannon fire rang out Friday at a remote spot in the Utah desert where the final spikes of the  ...