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Title
[Central Pacific Railroad steam locomotive second No. 135 and freight train]
Date
Not dated
Description
1 photographic print mounted on 11 x 14 in. board ; 7-3/4 x 9-1/4 in.
Subject(s)
Summary
Freight train photographed at McConnells near Elk Grove. The consist includes four box cars and a long caboose. The second No. 135 was completed in 1873, part of the first group of locomotives built at the Sacramento Shops. It was scrapped in 1891. The photograph may date from the late 1870s to 1880s.
Owning
Institution
California State Railroad Museum Library
Copyright
CSRM Library
Call
Number
Oversize Photograph 245
Filing
Location
PHOTOGRAPH COLLECTION
Other
Formats
CSRM Negative 5680
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