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Title
John D. Spreckels preparing to drive a railroad spike on the San Diego-Arizona Eastern Railroad
Creator
[Unknown]
Date Created and/or Issued
1919 Sept. 16 1919-09-16
Publication Information
San Diego Historical Society
Contributing Institution
San Diego History Center (formerly San Diego Historical Society)
Collection
California Border Region Digitization Project
Rights Information
All San Diego Historical Society photographs are protected by international copyright and are the exclusive property of the San Diego Historical Society. http://www.sandiegohistory.org/orderjoin/copyright.htm
Description
Negative envelope states: RR Tracks: SDA&E[.] Mark Louis Wild left (white suit) Wm Ketner [sic] (Dark Coat) JD Spreckels driving spike.
Type
image
Format
1 negative : film, b&w, 4 x 5 in. JPEG
Identifier
http://ark.cdlib.org/ark:/13030/kt6b69q1px
7713 CD M0226 (4057-2131-3846) 7713 ark:/13030/kt6b69q1px
Language
English
Subject
People; Transportation Events; Trains Railroad tracks; Railroad construction & maintenance; Rites & ceremonies; Spreckels, John Diedrich, b. 1853; Kettner, William, 1864-
Place
San Diego County (Calif.)

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