The Spike at 150: Myths and Realities

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Presented by Brigham City Museum of Art and History and Golden Spike 150 at Brigham City Museum of Art and History, Brigham City UT

Mar 23
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Jun 15
The Spike at 150: Myths and Realities

This exclusive exhibition explores the creation of the Transcontinental Railroad and the myths surrounding it.

This exhibition, including photographs, artifacts, and original research, explores the creation of the Transcontinental Railroad and the myths surrounding it.  Is there really a mass grave of Chinese workers in the Brigham City Cemetery? Did competing works blow each other up as they approached Promontory? What was Utah’s role in the work?

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Brigham City Museum of Art and History

24 North 300 West, Brigham City, UT 84302

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