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Atchison and St. Joseph's Railroad completed

Locomotive at Leavenworth, Lawrence, & Galveston Railroad Bridge over the Kansas River, Lawrence, Kansas, 1867
02/22/1860
The final section of track was completed on the Atchison and St. Joseph's Railroad linking Atchison, Kansas to all the major cities to the east.  Full operations were slated to begin March 1, 1860.  (By John Osborne)
Source Citation: 
"The Atchison and St. Joseph's Railroad,"  New York Times, February 25, 1860, p. 1. 

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