Monthly Archive: February 2015

CELEBRATING THE GOLDEN SPIKE CENTENNIAL 1869 – 1969 EXHIBIT LOCATION |  Utah State Railroad Museum Gold Spike Safe On May 10, 1869, the Last Spike of the Transcontinental Railroad was ceremonially driven into a polished laurel railroad tie at Promontory Summit, Utah. David Hewes who would later become brother-in-law to Central Pacific Railroad President and […]

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