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Driving the golden spike, by Hon. D. A. Smith, on C.P.R., Nov. 7, 1885, 9:30 am.

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Title
Driving the golden spike, by Hon. D. A. Smith, on C.P.R., Nov. 7, 1885, 9:30 am.
Additional title: Driving the last spike of the Canadian Pacific Railway at Craigellachie, November 7, 1885.
Collection

"The Pageant of America" Collection

Canadiana photographs

Canadiana: part A.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1860 - 1920 (Approximate)
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection
Topics
Railroads construction & maintenance
Strathcona and Mount Royal, Donald Alexander Smith, Baron, 1820-1914
Genres
Photographs
Physical Description
Extent: 19 x 24 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 9ad04dd0-c61a-012f-5b32-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1860: Created (Approximate)
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. "Driving the golden spike, by Hon. D. A. Smith, on C.P.R., Nov. 7, 1885, 9:30 am." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1860 - 1920. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dc-4552-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. "Driving the golden spike, by Hon. D. A. Smith, on C.P.R., Nov. 7, 1885, 9:30 am." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 10, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dc-4552-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. (1860 - 1920). Driving the golden spike, by Hon. D. A. Smith, on C.P.R., Nov. 7, 1885, 9:30 am. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dc-4552-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Driving the golden spike, by Hon. D. A. Smith, on C.P.R., Nov. 7, 1885, 9:30 am.