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Visual display of the Passenger and mail train of the late 1860s

Passenger and mail train of the late 1860s

  • ca. 1865 - ca. 1872
  • This passenger and mail train is copied from a drawing in "One Hundred Years' Progress of the United States," published by L. Stebbins of Hartford, Connecticut, 1872. This notation appeared under the original picture: "Migrating at the present time from Connecticut to Iowa, distance 1300 miles, time 3 days, number of passengers 360."
  • PB 3/10/08

Publication Details

Contributor
Dewey, C. E.
Date
ca. 1865 - ca. 1872
Description of Original
1 glass lantern slide ; 8.3 cm. x 10.2 cm.
Location of Original
Kenosha History Center : C. E. Dewey Collection, no. 491
For Staff
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