Central Pacific Railroads

AMERICAN MILESTONE: The month of May marks the anniversary of the driving of the golden spike where the Union Pacific and Central Pacific Railroads were joined in a ceremony in the Promontory Mountains of Utah. The historic event on May 10, 1896 marked th

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Does anyone know the make and model of this old steamer? I do not know where the photo was taken, however, on the reverse side of the original photo is written: From - C. K. Lien's Photo Art Studio, Mayville, Dakota. (There is a Mayville in North Dakota.) I have been building an educational and non-profit logging camp museum here in Wisconsin on the famous wild Wolf River at the little town of Keshena. I have been collecting old logging photographs for years. (Jacque's Menominee Logging Camp Museum is listed in the Steam & Gas Show Directory put out by Stemgas.) Courtesy of JacqueD. Vallier, 7817N. Club Circle, Milwaukee, Wis. 53217.