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Hulse, David Allen
>From an early age, David Allen Hulse has made a diligent study of the alphabets of the ancient world. Even as a child, David possessed a great affinity for the alphabets of Egypt, Phoenicia, and Greece. In college, a reading of MacGregor Mathers' Kabbalah...
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Morrison, Dorothy
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THEODORE JUDAH AND THE BLAZING OF THE FIRST
Debo Galloway's The First Transcontinental Railroad, published posthumously in . 1950 (and re-printed in 1979).
Our First Transcontinental Railroad The Last Gold Spikes at
Nov 17, 2005 Our First Transcontinental Railroad. And The. The Last Gold Spikes at Promontory, Utah.
The First Transcontinental Railroad Why Build a Transcontinental
The First Transcontinental Railroad. Choosing a route. Conquering the Sierra Nevada.
The First Transcontinental Railroad
The First Transcontinental Railroad. It was shortly past noon, May 10, 1869. The place was Promontory, a tiny settlement in Utah.
The first transcontinental railroad was a captivating enterprise full of
Railroad, 1863–1869. By Stephen Ambrose. New York: Simon and Schuster, 2000.

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Living hell
Westerns: Back in the saddle, but with angst
on a Friday at 5 pm that they come up with a western instead; an early-morning call to AMC the following Monday with a proposal: How about something set post-Civil War, with the building of the first transcontinental railroad as a framing device?
Seventy-five years ago this summer, an audacious idea transformed Cleveland's
(CSU library special collections) View full size The Parade of the Years was a pageant focused on transportation, from Conestoga wagons and steamboats to the actual steam engines that stood by when the first transcontinental railroad was completed.
The Do-Everything Congress
*****Hed goes here and here and here
Either way, it deprived me of the chance to get back to the book I'd been reading, Nothing Like It in the World, by Stephen Ambrose, about the huge public-private effort that went into building the first transcontinental railroad.

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First Transcontinental Railroad - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The First Transcontinental Railroad
History of the Transcontinental Railroad
The work of the railroad men cannot be fully appreciated without first understanding the history behind the building of the first Transcontinental Railroad.
Transcontinental Railroad - Driving the Last Spike - 1869
1, the first engine to be placed in construction service on the western end of the transcontinental railroad.
WGBH American Experience . Transcontinental Railroad . Timeline
Timeline: Transcontinental Railroad. Other Timelines. 1769.

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