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I was part of the 8 man Chinese crew that laid down the last tracks of the Transcontinental Railroad! They let us do this as a tribute to the many Chinese that helped during the entire process. Chinese American, Early American, History Photos, Us History, Canadian History, American History, Giraffe Neck, Old West Photos, Pioneer Life

Railfest - True West Magazine

When the railroad was completed on May 10, an eight-man Chinese crew was selected to place the last section of the rail, to pay tribute to the hard work of the Chinese laborers. A.J. Russell photographed the only known record of the Chinese role in the "Last Rail" ceremony.

 Utah's most popular department store. Old Pictures, Old Photos, Ogden Utah, Salt Lake City Utah, History Photos, Business Management, Department Store, Wall Street, Cityscapes

The Great Divide - How Main Street Was Traded for Wall Street

Utah Stories: The Great Divide - How Main Street Was Traded for Wall Street

The Salt Lake Tribune occasionally presents images from its archives in a special series called Slc Utah, Salt Lake City Utah, Mountain States, Lake View, History Facts, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Historical Photos, Rocky Mountains

A Look Back: Photos of Salt Lake City in the 1900s

The Salt Lake Tribune occasionally presents images from its archives in a special series called

The Salt Lake Tribune occasionally presents images from its archives in a special series called Old Pictures, Old Photos, Slc Utah, Salt Lake City Utah, Travel Oklahoma, New York Travel, Thailand Travel, Main Street, Historical Photos

A Look Back: Photos of Salt Lake City in the 1900s

The Salt Lake Tribune occasionally presents images from its archives in a special series called

Documentary remembers community of early South Temple Salt Lake Temple, Salt Lake City Utah, Temple Square, Baseball Park, Grove Park, University Of Utah, Old Photos, Lake Photos, Historical Society

Vintage photo of South Temple (formerly Brigham St.), Salt Lake City (Utah State Historical Society). "For a time, anyone who was anyone located their homes along its wide, tree-lined length that ran a straight shot east from Temple Square. From 1880 to the 1930s, the vast majority of Utah’s wealthiest citizens resided along Brigham Street in the most lavish and opulent neighborhood the region had ever seen." Caption from KUED

Lisa Harrison remembers walking into East High School on her first day as a freshman student in She remembers passing Ohio Image, East High School, Salt Lake County, History Photos, Old Buildings, Lake City, Abandoned Places, Old Pictures, Utah

East High School 1914 - my old high school. Was rebuilt in 1997. High School Musical movies were filmed here.

General Motors TDH series bus, seen in Salt Lake City in Aug. photo by David Rostance Slc Utah, Salt Lake City Utah, Old Signs, Road Trip Usa, Filming Locations, My Ride, Historical Photos, Us Travel, Old Photos

UTA I rode a bus like this with my grandma Alene to Salt Lake City when I was a child. I miss her.

Terra cotta facade of the Zions First National Bank Building on Main Street south of Temple Square in Salt Lake City, Utah Slc Utah, Temple Square, Banks Building, Wall Treatments, Salt Lake City, Main Street, Facade, Sweet Home, Memories

Zions First National Bank Building

Terra cotta facade of the Zions First National Bank Building on Main Street south of Temple Square in Salt Lake City, Utah. Tenuous Link: National Monument ---> National Bank.