4-19-24 - WorkingontheRailroad:TheChineseLaborerinthe U.S....

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QuickTimeª and a TIFF (Uncompressed) decompressor are needed to see this picture. QuickTimeª and a TIFF (Uncompressed) decompressor are needed to see this picture. QuickTimeª and a TIFF (Uncompressed) decompressor are needed to see this picture. QuickTimeª and a TIFF (Uncompressed) decompressor are needed to see this picture. Working on the Railroad: The Chinese Laborer in the U.S. ESPM50AC Carolyn Finney
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QuickTimeª and a TIFF (Uncompressed) decompressor are needed to see this picture. Manifest Destiny - Many European Americans believed it was their right and  duty to go Westward. extreme weather. Three possible routes - Overland across the Rockies or along the Southern route through Apache and Comanche territory, or by sea through the  Strait of Magellan.
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QuickTimeª and a TIFF (Uncompressed) decompressor are needed to see this picture. QuickTimeª and a TIFF (Uncompressed) decompressor are needed to see this picture. 1862 - Central Pacific Railroad and Union Pacific Railroad divided the task of construction. Challenges - cutting a path across the Sierra Nevada and ramming tunnels through the  mountains. The railroad needed 5000 men, but could
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