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Transcontinental Railroads

The Transcontinental Railroad (TCRR) in America was the young nation's greatest engineering marvel in the 19th century. It was built from 1863 to 1869 between Sacramento in California and Omaha in Nebraska (1,907 miles), to fulfill the lofty national goal of ...

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