Central Pacific Railroad Photographic History Museum
posted from CPRR Discussion Group at 10:38 AM
"On April 22, 1856, the citizens of Rock Island, Illinois, and Davenport, Iowa, cheered as they watched three steam locomotives pull eight passenger cars safely across the newly completed Chicago and Rock Island railroad bridge over the Mississippi River."
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