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[Southern Pacific Railroad Sacramento Shops complex: exterior view of Blacksmith Shop]
1 photographic print ; 6-3/8 x 8-3/8 in.
North end of Blacksmith Shop. This photograph may date from around 1917 when the building was remodeled. Blacksmithing involved a number of tasks, ranging from making rough slab wrought iron to producing nearly complete components such as car axles, track spikes, couplers and brake elements. Southern Pacific photograph P 451.
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CSRM Negative 18085F (glass plate)