Photographs

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“Curving Iron, Ten Mile Canyon”

Courtesy of Alfred A. Hart Photograph Collection, Stanford University.

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“Chinese Camp, at End of Track”

Courtesy of Alfred A. Hart Photograph Collection, Stanford University.

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“Coldstream, Eastern slope of Western Summit”

Courtesy of Alfred A. Hart Photograph Collection, Stanford University.

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“From Tunnel No. 10 looking West”

Courtesy of Alfred A. Hart Photograph Collection, Stanford University.

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“Heading of East Portal Tunnel No.8”

Courtesy of Alfred A. Hart Photograph Collection, Stanford University.

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“Constructing Snow Cover, scene near the Summit”

Courtesy of Alfred A. Hart Photograph Collection, Stanford University.

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“Laborers and Rocks, near opening of Summit Tunnel”

Courtesy of Alfred A. Hart Photograph Collection, Stanford University.

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“Snow Plow, at Cisco”

Courtesy of Alfred A. Hart Photograph Collection, Stanford University.

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“Capitol Granite Quarry at Rocklin”

Courtesy of Alfred A. Hart Photograph Collection, Stanford University.

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“Excursion Train at Cape Horn”

Courtesy of Alfred A. Hart Photograph Collection, Stanford University.

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