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2019 SLC St. Patrick’s Day Parade
Join us as we celebrate the 41st annual SLC St. Patrick’s Day Parade.
This year celebrates the 150th anniversary of the Golden Spike, also known as “The Last Spike” that joined the rails of the First Transcontinental Railroad across the United States connecting the Central Pacific and Union Pacific railroads in 1869. Because of the Civil War, labor shortages delayed construction of the railway and upon conclusion of the war, Union Pacific employed veterans of the Union army, many of them Irish immigrants. After completion of the railroad, many of the IrishView more
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