Chinese Man Carrying Buckets (Utah) Digital History ID 2654

Chinese Man Carrying Buckets (Utah)

Credit: Denver Public Library, Western History Collection
Media type: photograph
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Annotation: Chinese immigrants played a large part in the construction of a transcontinental railroad--one of the United States' greatest technological achievements. Railroad track had to be laid over 2,000 miles of rugged terrain, including mountains of solid granite.
Year: 1890

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