CPPR Payroll, Camp No. 8, Payroll No. 172, March 1865

Monday, June 9, 2014
Payroll - March 1866 Camp 644

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Virginia & Truckee Railroad Payroll, 1883

Saturday, March 8, 2014
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Chinese Payroll, Virginia & Truckee Papers, 1883, Courtesy of Huntington Library Collection

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Track Repairers, Empire City, Nevada

Thursday, May 2, 2013
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Lawrence & Houseworth Albums. Track Repairers, Empire City, Nev., c. 1860-70. Gift of Florence V. Flinn.  The Society of California Pioneers.

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About Our Project

Friday, April 12, 2013

Between 1865 and 1869, thousands of Chinese migrants toiled at a grueling pace and in perilous working conditions to help construct America’s First Transcontinental Railroad. The Chinese Railroad…

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