Gold Spike Lecture: A Legacy in Brick and Iron

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Presented by Sacramento History Museum at Sacramento History Museum, Sacramento CA

Apr 18
Gold Spike Lecture: A Legacy in Brick and Iron

Historian and former Interpretive Specialist for California State Parks Mary Helmich will present a lecture based on her recently completed comprehensive history of Sacramento’s Central and Southern Pacific Shops developed after more than nine years of historical research. Once the largest industrial complex west of the Mississippi River, today it is Sacramento’s largest redevelopment project.

Timed to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the completion of the Transcontinental Railroad, the

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Members $7

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