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Driving of the first spike for the Atchison and Pike's Peak Railroad, Atchison, Kansas, December 1865, artist's impression

Scanned by: 
Jia Ma, House Divided, Dickinson College
Scan date: 
Cropped, sized, and prepared for use by John Osborne, Dickinson College, November 5, 2015
Image type: 
Original caption: 
Driving the first spike on the Atchison and Pike's Peak Railroad - Sketched by William R. Merrick.
Source citation: 
Harper's Weekly Magazine, January 27, 1866, p. 56.