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Thomas Hill: The Last Spike   wikidata:Q20743165 
Artist Thomas Hill: The Last Spike
Title
The Last Spike
Object type painting
Description
English: The painting depicts the ceremony of the driving of the "Last Spike" at Promontory Summit, UT, on May 10, 1869, joining the rails of the Central Pacific Railroad and the Union Pacific Railroad.
Depicted people
Date 1881
date QS:P571,+1881-00-00T00:00:00Z/9
Medium oil on canvas
Source/Photographer Here
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