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17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest The American Experience
Golden Spike 150 years

More than 20,00 attended the Golden Spike 150 main celebration which included speakers and visitors from around the world. Nearly 40,00 people attended the 3 day event. Chinese workers were especially recognized as being instrumental in the laying of the tracks which connected the Eastern and Western Seaboards of the United States.

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Date Taken: 05.2019
Date Uploaded: 05.2019
Photo Location: Promontory, Utah, United States of America
Camera: ILCE-7M2
Copyright: © roxie crouch