Central Pacific R.R.

Update item information
Title Central Pacific R.R.
Collection Mss C 239; Peoples of Utah Photograph Collection
Identifier 39222000587183.tif
Photo Number P. 13, Box 9
Creator Hart, Alfred A., 1816-1908
Publisher Digitized by J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah
Date of Photograph 1867
Date 1867
Subject Central Pacific Railroad--Construction; Ethnic groups--California; Chinese--California
Corporate Name Central Pacific Railroad
Other Subject Railroads; Railroad construction workers
Description Central Pacific R.R. Construction- Chinese laborers working near the entrance to Summit Tunnel in 1867. This was 105.25 miles from Sacramento. By official C.P.R.R. photographer Alfred A. Hart.
Comment Southern Pacific R.R. Photo x109
Rights Management Digital Image (c) 2008 Utah State Historical Society. All Rights Reserved.
Holding Institution Utah State Historical Society
Relation Peoples of Utah Photograph Collection, 1975-1977
Source Format Print Photograph
Source Size 9.5 inches x 7.5 inches
Source Donors Southern Pacific Railroad Company
Collection Compiler Helen Papanikolas was the collector and donor of the entire Peoples of Utah Photograph Collection, as well as the editor of a book with the same title.
Type Image
Format image/jpeg
Format Creation Original scanned on Epson Expression 10000 XL and saved as 400 ppi TIFF. Display image generated in CONTENTdm as JP2000 pixels on the long axis. Archival resolution: 3755 x 2865
Scanned By Louise Radcliffe
Collection Information http://history.utah.gov/FindAids/C00239/C0239.XML
ARK ark:/87278/s6ft8jvp
Setname dha_pu
Date Created 2008-09-05
Date Modified 2008-10-09
ID 508677
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6ft8jvp
Back to Search Results