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Gold Spike Lecture: The Transcontinental as a Business Venture

Presented by Sacramento History Museum at California State Railroad Museum, Sacramento CA

Jun 27 2019
Gold Spike Lecture: The Transcontinental as a Business Venture

Winner of a MacArthur Fellowship and the Parkman Prize, Richard White will present an interesting lecture on the Transcontinental Railroad from a business perspective. White is also a Margaret Byrne Professor of American History at Stanford University and author of Railroaded: The Transcontinentals and the Making of Modern America.

Timed to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the completion of the Transcontinental Railroad, the Sacramento History Museum — in partnership with the California

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General $14
Members $7

Contact: (916) 808-7644

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California State Railroad Museum

125 I Street, Sacramento, CA 95814


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