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1869 Promontory Summit, Utah growth...

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September 24, 1869

THE NEW YORK HERALD, Sept. 24, 1869

* Promontory Summit - Point - Utah
* How the area has grown since "Last Spike"
* re. Transcontinental Railroad

The top of page 9 has small headings: "The Great West" "Promontory Summit--The Changes in Railroad Towns--The Moral and Physical Elements of the Town...". (see) The famous "last spike" was driven in just a few months earlier.
Other news of the day. Complete with all 12 pages in nice condition.

Category: Post-Civil War