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Title
Central Pacific Railroad steam locomotive No. 237
Date Created and/or Issued
1883
Contributing Institution
California State Railroad Museum Library
Collection
California Revealed from California State Railroad Museum Library
Rights Information
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Description
Central Pacific steam locomotive No. 237 on turntable at the Sacramento Shops. No. 237, El Gobernador, was built in Sacramento, completed in February 1883 and placed into service March of 1884. The locomotive was dismantled July 15, 1894. View is looking east. The northwest corner of the Car Shop is visible at rear right. The north wall of the Machine Shop is to right. The Roundhouse is at left.
Original measurements: 1 photographic print; 7 x 9 in.
California Preservation Service (CAPS)
Type
image
Format
Photograph
Extent
7 x 9 in.
1 Page of 1
Identifier
cscrm_000138
Language
English
Subject
Railroads
Time Period
1880/1889
Provenance
California State Railroad Museum Library and Archives
California Revealed is supported by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian.

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