Friday, September 11, 2009

Who won the great race?

From: "Eileen McKegney" McKegneyE@Tuckahoe.lhric.org

Who won the race between the Union Pacific and Central Pacific railroads?

Cape Horn: A Controversy in Stone

"Sierra College will present a lecture by historian and author Jack Duncan entitled "Cape Horn: A Controversy in Stone" on Wednesday, October 7, 2009, at 7 p.m."

Charles and E.B, Crocker

From: "Glenn G. Willumson" gwillumson@arts.ufl.edu

I am working on an essay about EB Crocker and am wondering whether anyone has knows firm dates for Charles Crocker's resignation from the CPRR Board and EB Crocker's addition to the Board. Any information or suggestions for research sources will be much appreciated.

—Glenn Willumson