Wednesday, April 26, 2006

Source of construction material

What country supplied material for the Transcontinental Railroad?



Blogger CPRR Discussion Group said...

Section 4 of the Pacific Railroad Act of 1862 which President Lincoln signed contains the requirement that: "the rails and all the other iron used in the construction and equipment of said road to be American manufacture."

4/26/2006 10:18 PM  

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