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Title
Mountain Quarry Railroad Construction Photograph Album no. 029
Creator
California State Railroad Museum
Date Created and/or Issued
1910/1912
Contributing Institution
California State Railroad Museum Library
Collection
California Revealed from California State Railroad Museum Library
Rights Information
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Description
Shows the construction of a poorly documented railroad that connects to the Southern Pacific Railroad. Of particular note are a number of very high quality photographs of the construction of the concrete bridge just south of Auburn along Highway 49. This concrete arch bridge is known as "No Hands Bridge" or "Mountain Quarries Bridge."
Type
text
Format
Original
Photograph Album
Extent
8 x 10 in.
106 Pages of 106
Identifier
cscrm_000522
MS 816
ark:/13960/t7qp67x5t
Subject
Railroad trains
Railroad tracks--Design and construction
Bridges--Design and construction
Southern Pacific Railroad Company
Place
Auburn (Calif.)
Placer County (Calif.)
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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