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Remembering the 150th Anniversary of the Golden Spike through pictures

Golden Spike Ceremony 150th Anniversary 2019
20,000 people came to the Golden Spike National Historical Park to celebrate the completion of the Transcontinental Railroad at Promontory, Utah where the First Transcontinental Railroad in the United States was officially completed on May 10, 1869. People heard Secretary Elaine L. Chao | US Department of Transportation along with speakers from local and state government on May 10, 2019.

By James Yee Photography

An actor portraying President Abraham Lincoln, shakes hands with a lucky fellow at Golden Spike National Historical Park to celebrate the completion of the Transcontinental Railroad at Promontory, Utah where the First Transcontinental Railroad in the United States was officially completed on May 10, 1869. Photo by James Yee Photography
Wu, Frank at Golden Spike celebration 150
Professor Frank Wu, UC Hastings Law School, speaks at the 150th Golden Spike celebration at the Salt Lake Marriott Downtown at City Center on Saturday, May11, 2019 Photo by James Yee Photography
Golden Spike 150th Celebration Jet flyover
Jet fly over at Golden Spike National Historical Park to celebrate the completion of the Transcontinental Railroad at Promontory, Utah where the First Transcontinental Railroad in the United States was officially completed on May 10, 1869. Photo by James Yee Photography
Yee, Corky honored on 150th anniversary of Golden Spike

Photographer Corky Lee holds his President’s Award at the 150th Golden Spike celebration at the Salt Lake Marriott Downtown at City Center on Saturday, May11, 2019. Photo by James Yee Photography.

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