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Title
Meeting at WP Locomotive
Creator
Lawton, H. S., San Francisco
Contributor
Plumas County Museum
Date Created and/or Issued
1931
Publication Information
Meriam Library. California State University, Chico
Contributing Institution
California State University, Chico
Collection
Northeastern California Historical Photograph Collection
Rights Information
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Description
View of a large group of people gathered around a Western Pacific locomotive circa 1931, location is not confirmed
meeting of Western Pacific locomotive (right) and Great Northern locomotive (left) at Bieber, California after the golden spike had been driven, joining the southerly extension of the Great Northern and northerly extension of the Western Pacific. President H.M. Adams of the Western Pacific, on pilot, and President Ralph Budd, on pilot of his locomotive grasped hands and exchanged greetings as the locomotives approached
Type
Image
Format
203 x 251 mm
Film negative
Identifier
sc26905
http://archives.csuchico.edu/cdm/ref/collection/coll11/id/25198
Subject
Western Pacific Railroad Company
Railroad locomotives
Railroads
People
Source
sc26905.tif
Relation
original not owned
Northeastern California Historical Photograph Collection

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