PIN SET, Meeting of Transcontinental Railroad

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Title PIN SET, Meeting of Transcontinental Railroad
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Collection Olympic Legacy Collection
Identifier 3922001248116
Accession Number 2002.118.08.A
Description The pin inscription reads, "Trains have always signified freedom. The freedom to travel, to see the countryside, to facilitate our lives. Trains have always been a significant part of history. Utah holds a special place in the history where the transcontinental railroads met in 1869. The Country was united by this event. In this we no only want to celebrate the uniting of the U.S. but of the World in the Olympic Spirit."
Comment Salt Lake 2002 Olympic Winter Games; Salt Lake Olympic Organizing Committee (SLOC)
Subject Winter Olympics; Souvenirs (Keepsakes); Pins; Collectibles; Logos; Railroads
Material Metal; Enamel
Date 2002
Spatial Coverage United States
Source Physical Description Good condition.
Holding Institution Utah State Historical Society
Rights Management Digital Image (C) 2003 Utah State Historical Society. All Rights Reserved.
Publisher Utah State Historical Society; Funded by a grant from the Utah Office of Museum Services
Creator Wilkinson, Daniel
Date of Photograph January 2003
Format image/jpeg
Format Creation Nikon D100
Resolution TIFF: 2240 x 1488 ppi
Bit Depth 8-bit RGB
Dimensions JPEG: 800 x 600 pixels
Metadata Cataloger Haley Q. Binggeli
Type Image
ARK ark:/87278/s6v986tn
Setname dha_olyleg
Date Created 2008-08-07
Date Modified 2008-08-07
ID 508047
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