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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 CaliforniaView more
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