The Resource Race to Promontory : picturing the first transcontinental railroad, built by Central Pacific and Union Pacific, contributing authors: Ken Burns, Glenn Willumson and Daniel Davis

Race to Promontory : picturing the first transcontinental railroad, built by Central Pacific and Union Pacific, contributing authors: Ken Burns, Glenn Willumson and Daniel Davis

Label
Race to Promontory : picturing the first transcontinental railroad, built by Central Pacific and Union Pacific
Title
Race to Promontory
Title remainder
picturing the first transcontinental railroad, built by Central Pacific and Union Pacific
Statement of responsibility
contributing authors: Ken Burns, Glenn Willumson and Daniel Davis
Contributor
Author
Issuing body
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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1953-
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  • Burns, Ken
  • Willumson, Glenn Gardner
  • Davis, Daniel
  • Union Pacific Corporation
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  • Hart, Alfred A
  • Russell, Andrew J
  • Central Pacific Railroad Company
  • Union Pacific Railroad Company
Target audience
general
Label
Race to Promontory : picturing the first transcontinental railroad, built by Central Pacific and Union Pacific, contributing authors: Ken Burns, Glenn Willumson and Daniel Davis
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"The photographs appearing in this book are selected exclusively from the Union Pacific historical collection...."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Reflections on the race to Promontory / by Ken Burns -- Fronting history : E.B. Crocker, Alfred Hart and the photographs of the transcontinental railroad / by Glenn Willumson -- Andrew J. Russell : photographing under difficulties / by Daniel Davis
Control code
sky296521472
Dimensions
26 x 34 cm
Extent
110 pages
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
chiefly illustrations
Label
Race to Promontory : picturing the first transcontinental railroad, built by Central Pacific and Union Pacific, contributing authors: Ken Burns, Glenn Willumson and Daniel Davis
Publication
Note
"The photographs appearing in this book are selected exclusively from the Union Pacific historical collection...."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Reflections on the race to Promontory / by Ken Burns -- Fronting history : E.B. Crocker, Alfred Hart and the photographs of the transcontinental railroad / by Glenn Willumson -- Andrew J. Russell : photographing under difficulties / by Daniel Davis
Control code
sky296521472
Dimensions
26 x 34 cm
Extent
110 pages
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
chiefly illustrations

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      38.581877 -121.495120
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