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1Title:  Pioneering the Union Pacific: a reappraisal of the builders of the railroad    
 Creator:  Ames, Charles Edgar, 1895- 
 Publication:  Appleton-Century-Crofts, New York,[1969] 
 Notes:  Bibliography: p. 561-568. 
 Call #:  HE2791 U55A5 
 Extent:  xvii, 591 p. illus., facsims., maps, ports. 24 cm. 
 Subjects:  Union Pacific Railroad Company
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2Title:  Affairs of the Union Pacific Railroad Company: report    
 Creator:  United States Congress. House. Select Committee on the Credit Mobilier. 
 Wilson, Jeremiah M. (Jeremiah Morrow), 1828-1901
 Publication:  G.P.O, Washington, D.C,1873?] 
 Notes:  "42d Congress, House report, no. 78." Running title: Credit Mobilier and Union Pacific Railroad. LA3769-CMP41 James A. Garfield bookplate Location: CMP41/CMP39-2, shelf B. 
 Call #:  LA3769-CMP41 
 Extent:  xxvi, 768 p. ; 23 cm. 
 Subjects:  Union Pacific Railroad Company | Credit Mobilier of America
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3Title:  Golden Spike centennial photos: from Utah News Bureau, Salt Lake City    
 Publication:  Utah Travel Council, Salt Lake City,1969?] 
 Notes:  Caption title. Includes 13 8 x 10" glossy photos. 
 Call #:  HE2751 G618 
 Extent:  [6] leaves. illus., ports. 28 cm. 
 Subjects:  Union Pacific Railroad Company | Central Pacific Railroad Company | Railroads -- United States -- History
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4Title:  Stephen James Sedgwick Papers     
 Creator:  Sedgwick, Stephen James 
 Dates:  1604-1904 
 Abstract:  Stephen James Sedgwick (b. 1820) was a teacher and photographer who compiled genealogical materials on the Sedgwick family. In 1865 he joined the Photographic Corps of the Union Pacific Railroad and traveled the route west of the Missouri River, shooting photographs for a history of the region. The experience led to a series of lectures and exhibitions throughout the eastern United States. The collection consists of a genealogical scrapbook and miscellaneous papers, including charts, clippings, photographs, biographical sketches, certificates, and copies of letters, 1604-1904. Also included are 1878 and 1879 brochures from Sedgwick's lecture series. The papers pertain primarily to Sedgwick's genealogical endeavors and his career as a lecturer. 
 Call #:  MS 4160 
 Extent:  0.20 linear feet (1 container) 
 Subjects:  Sedgwick, Stephen James, b. 1820. | Sedgwick family. | Union Pacific Railroad Company. | West (U.S.) -- Description and travel -- 1860-1880.
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5Title:  Lewis Schaaf Diary     
 Creator:  Schaaf, Lewis 
 Dates:  1868-1872 
 Abstract:  Lewis Schaaf was a Brooklyn, Ohio, native who traveled to California and Nevada in 1868, working as a teamster and logcutter in the Sierra Nevada mountains before becoming disenchanted with life on the frontier and returning to Ohio three years later. The collection consists of an electrostatic copy of a diary chronicling Schaaf's experiences on the far Western frontier. The diary details Schaaf's journey west by ship via Panama and his life in a lumber camp in the Sierra Nevadas, describing the social life on the frontier, including his involvement in the local Odd Fellows lodge, the celebration at the completion of the transcontinental railroad, as well as train robberies and community destruction from fires. Included are everyday details of pioneering life such as recipes for tobacco substitutes and ways to clear mosquitoes from a room. 
 Call #:  MS 4417 
 Extent:  0.10 linear feet (1 container) 
 Subjects:  Schaaf, Lewis, 1846-1889. | Union Pacific Railroad Company. | Central Pacific Railroad Company. | Frontier and pioneer life -- California. | Frontier and pioneer life -- Nevada. | Voyages to the Pacific coast. | California -- Description and travel. | Nevada -- Description and travel. | Sierra Nevada Mountains (Calif. and Nevada)
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