Item Details

Over the Range: A History of the Promontory Summit Route of the Pacific Railroad

Richard V. Francaviglia
Format
Book; Online; EBook
Published
Logan, Utah : Utah State University Press, c2008.
Language
English
Variant Title
History of the Promontory Summit route of the Pacific railroad
ISBN
0874217067 (e-book), 9780874217063 (e-book), 0874217059 (cloth : alk. paper), 9780874217056 (cloth : alk. paper)
Contents
  • Envisioning Promontory (1820-1850)
  • In the path of history (1850-1865)
  • The battle of the maps (1865-1868)
  • A moment of glory : Promontory, 1869
  • On the early mainline (1869-1875)
  • Big time railroading (1875-1904)
  • A regional branchline (1904-1942)
  • A changing countryside & landscape (1904-1942)
  • Remembering Promontory (1942-present)
  • Epilogue : full circle.
Description
x, 333 p. : ill. (some col.), maps (some col.) ; 25 cm.
Mode of access: Internet.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. 307-322) and index.
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