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Dealing With World Mind Effects Through Greater Self Mastery (GM5)
At one time or another, we have all experienced occasions where other people in the same room began to have a heated argument. The psychic dissonance created at that time, produced in us symptoms of shakiness, nervousness, a scattered thought pattern or other...
Mind >> World Mind
Wards 101
Anyone who is around Pagan or metaphysical people for long will inevitably hear about warding. Circles and other sacred spaces are warded during worship to protect participants. So what are wards? Wards are magick raised and set into place to protect a space,...
Psychic Abilities >> Psychic Protection
An Earth Religion?
A Circle of people stand in the midst of a beautiful green field, tightly and joyously hand-in-hand. A small bonfire burns gently in the center of their Circle, sending its warmth and light all about. The Circle of people dance round the flame, singing and...
Religions >> Paganism & Wicca
Psychic Self Defence
This article is a companion to my article "Wards 101", which was published in the February `96 edition of Rainbow Wind Magazine . "Wards 101" is concise, reasonably well-written, and contains all the information you need to ward yourself...
Psychic Abilities >> Psychic Protection

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Transcontinental Railroad Fact Sheet - The Gilder Lehrman Institute
2014 The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
the story of the first american transcontinental railroad
the completion of the transcontinental railroad, Andrew J. Russell's “East Meets West.” Rendered from the only remaining print made before the glass plate ...
The First Transcontinental Railroad | Primary Source Documents
The First Transcontinental Railroad | Primary Source Documents. Document 1: Excerpt from “East and West: Completion of the Great Line Spanning the.
Transcontinental Railroad - PBS
Transcontinental Railroad offers insights into topics in American history including the settling of the West; manifest destiny; contact and conflicts between Native ...
The Transcontinental Railroad - Central Pacific Railroad
Arecent book on the American transcontinental railroad by the noted .... Pacific R.R.

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Canadian Pacific Approaches CSX To Form Transcontinental Railroad
Determined to establish a transcontinental railroad, Canadian Pacific (CP) has reportedly again gone shopping for a bigger fish — in the form of a $20 billion deal with CSX (CSX) — and again had its offer rebuffed.
The Chinese and the First Transcontinental Railroad
The San Diego Chinese Historical Museum, during the entire month of March, presents a new exhibit that focuses on Chinese workers who played a big role in the building of the First Transcontinental Railroad.
Exhibit Highlights Role of Chinese in Building Transcontinental Railroad
Chinese immigrant laborers building the Transcontinental Railroad. Courtesy of the San Diego Chinese Historical Museum. The instrumental role of immigrant Chinese workers in building the Transcontinental Railroad some 150 years ago will be examined in ...
The heyday long past, railroaders still spit, polish and fix locomotives at
The NP, the nation's second transcontinental railroad, had made it the largest division point between Brainerd, Minnesota, and the West Coast and had built the largest machine shop there to boot.
Keeping tracks: A model train set as autobiography
Inspiration from Texas history: Rosenbaum's train room models Texas railroad operations between 1945 and 1965, with primary focus on the Southern Pacific Railroad's transcontinental line. West Texas is depicted by virtue of the Pecos River High Bridge, ...

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First Transcontinental Railroad - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The First Transcontinental Railroad (known originally as the "Pacific Railroad" and later as the "Overland Route") was a 1,907-mile (3,069 km) contiguous ...
Transcontinental railroad - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A transcontinental railroad is a contiguous network of railroad trackage that crosses a continental land mass with terminals at different oceans or continental  ...
Transcontinental Railroad - Inventions -
Find out more about the history of Transcontinental Railroad, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on ...
A Brief History of the Pacific Railway - The Transcontinental Railroad
Before the advent of the transcontinental railroad, a journey across the ... Interest in building a railroad uniting the continent began soon after the advent of the ...
Completing the Transcontinental Railroad, 1869
A railroad linking America's east and west coasts had been a dream almost since the ... Although everyone thought a transcontinental railroad was a good idea, ...

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