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Title "East and West shaking hands at the laying of the last rail" of the Union Pacific Railroad
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العربية: حفل طرق المسمار الذهبي في قمَّة پرومونتوري، بِولاية يوتاه الأمريكيَّة يوم 10 أيَّار (مايو) 1869؛ بِمُناسبة إتمام أوَّل سكَّة حديدية مُمتدَّة عبر القارَّة الأمريكيَّة الشماليَّة. يظهر في مركز اليسار، صموئيل س. مونتاگيو، مُدير هيئة سكك حديد وسط المُحيط الهادئ، وهو يُصافح گرينڤيل م. دودج، مُدير هيئة سكك حديد اتحاد المُحيط الهادئ (مركز اليمين).
English: The ceremony for the driving of the golden spike at Promontory Summit, Utah on May 10, 1869; completion of the First Transcontinental Railroad. At center left, Samuel S. Montague, Central Pacific Railroad, shakes hands with Grenville M. Dodge, Union Pacific Railroad (center right).
Español: Ceremonia de colocación del clavo de oro que completaba la construcción del ferrocarril transcontinental de los Estados Unidos en Promontory (Utah), el 10 de mayo de 1869. En el centro de la imagen aparecen estrechándose las manos los directivos de las dos compañías que colaboraron y compitieron en la construcción de la línea: Samuel S. Montague de la Central Pacific y Grenville M. Dodge de la Union Pacific.
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Dimensions 28.2 cm x 35.5 cm (these dimensions may refer to the image plus the cardboard backing, as seen in the original version.)
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creator QS:P170,Q4757433
Restoration by Adam Cuerden
Yale Collection of Western Americana, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut.
Source Yale University Libraries
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