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Title
Laborers and rocks near opening of Summit Tunnel, #119
Creator
Hart, Alfred A., 1816-1908
Date Created and/or Issued
[between 1860 and 1869]
Publication Information
Sacramento : Alfred A. Hart
Contributing Institution
California State Library
Collection
California History Section Picture Catalog
Rights Information
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Description
Stereo-1331
STEREO: RAILROADS: CPRR: HART: #119
Yellow mount.
Shows group of Chinese workers with sledge hammers standing and resting on boulders at bottom of rocky cliff.
"Photographed and published for the Central Pacific Railroad Company by Alfred A. Hart, Artist, Sacramento" -- on verso. "Central Pacific Railroad California" -- on front.
Have negative no. 6543 (5 x 4").
Type
image
Format
Photographs.
Nonprojected graphic
Extent
1 photographic print on stereo card : stereograph ; 3 3/8 x 6 3/4 in.
Identifier
(C)001388639CSL01-Aleph
(DRA)VVW-1945
Subject
Central Pacific Railroad Company--Photographs
Chinese Americans--California--Donner Pass--Photographs
Railroads--California--Placer County
Railroad construction workers
Railroad tunnels--California--Donner Pass
Railroad construction & maintenance--California--Donner Pass
Placer County (Calif.)--Photographs
Donner Pass (Calif.)--Photographs
Photographic prints
Stereographs
Place
California
Donner Pass
Placer County
Placer County (Calif.)
Donner Pass (Calif.)

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