Since the Golden Spike: 150 Year of Utah Railroad History
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The L. Tom Perry Special Collections have a new exhibition that looks at the impact of railroads in Utah starting with the driving of the Golden Spike.
To commemorate the 150th anniversary of the completion of the transcontinental railroad, the L. Tom Perry Special Collections in the BYU Library have an exhibition titled Since the Golden Spike: 150 Year of Utah Railroad History.
This exhibition explores the history of railroads in Utah from the driving of the Golden Spike to the present.
The railroad had a major impact on Utah’s economy and allowed for advancements in various industries including: mining, agriculture, and steel production.View more
Brigham Young University, Provo, UT 84602