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Title  [Sacramento Valley Railroad steam locomotive second No. 1
Date  [Between 1869 and 1879]
Description  1 photographic print ; 5-1/4 x 7-1/2 in.
Subject(s)  Sacramento Valley Railroad (9), Railroad locomotives (53)

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Summary  Sacramento Valley Railroad 4-4-0 steam locomotive "Pioneer." Inscription on back reads "Negative made in early 70s by E. L. Johnson, a Sacramento photographer son of Joseph Johnson of Sacto [sic] Valley Ry. Property of Mrs. Scott [illegible] daughter of E. L. Johnson." The second No. 1 "Pioneer" was built by the Globe Locomotive Works in Boston, Massachusetts in 1849, apparently for a railroad in Virginia. Not delivered, it was instead shipped to San Francisco, arriving in 1851, named "Elephant" and placed in storage.
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California State Railroad Museum Library
Copyright  CSRM Library
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PHOTOGRAPH COLLECTION
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CSRM Negative 368

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