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Comanche Crossing centennial, 1870-1970

Emma Michell

Comanche Crossing centennial, 1870-1970

commemorating the completion of the first permanent, continuous chain of railroads between the Atlantic and the Pacific coasts

by Emma Michell

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Published by [s.n. in Strasburg, Colo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Railroads -- Colorado -- History.,
  • Strasburg (Colo.)

  • Edition Notes

    StatementEmma Michell, author.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16831169M

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AugStrasburg, Colorado. Sponsored by Comanche Crossing Historical Society. Printed at Eastern Colorado News, Strasburg, Colorado,1 st printing. View of Comanche Crossing marker in The completion of railroad bridges over the Missouri and Mississippi Rivers allowed all rail transport over this route.

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History. OnUnion Pacific Railroad and Central Pacific Railroad was. Comanche Crossing Museum Now Open. Strasburg, Colorado is listed in the National Register of Historic Places as the site where the Kansas Pacific Railroad finished laying the tracks that formed the first continuous chain of rails from the Atlantic Coast to the Pacific Coast.

It’s where thousands of migrants came to work on the railroad and later discover goldmines. The Second Battle of Adobe Walls featured chief Quanah, later to be known to whites as Quanah Parker, and buffalo hunters like Bat Masterson and Bill Dixon, who shot and killed a Comanche from a distance of nearly a mile away with a big Sharps buffalo rifle.

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– September 1 – Kansas Pacific Railway service to Denver begins. – October 3 – Kansas Pacific Railway reaches downtown Denver’s passenger depot.