Building the Transcontinental Railroad - Digital Learning- Public

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Tuesday March 31

10:00 AM  –  10:30 AM

This class is recommended for students in Kindergarten-5th grade, but all ages are welcome. Once you have registered, you will be emailed a link to access the program.  

In the quantity field, please record the total number of students who will be participating, then add the registration information for each. 

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Building the Transcontinental Railroad:  Put yourself in the shoes of a worker on the Transcontinental Railroad. This incredible feat of engineering began in 1863, but it took until 1869 for the project to be completed. Over 1,700 miles later, the country was united by rail for the first time!