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The first transcontinental railroad in America was completed on May 10, 1869. Thousands of Chinese workers labored on the railroad throughout the seven years to build it...

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150th Anniversary

May 10, 2019 will be the 150th anniversary of the transcontinental railroad’s completion.

Events for Sesquicentennial celebration are still in the planning stages and updates to the program will be posted here.

We are expecting to have conference, gala,  seminar, exhibit and participate commemorative ceremonies  and locomotive demonstrations provided by National Park Service.

150 Exhibition

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