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Southern Pacific Transportation Company - Wikipedia


The Southern Pacific Transportation Company (reporting mark SP), earlier Southern Pacific ... By 1900 the Southern Pacific Company was a major railroad system ...... Chapters on the History of the S...

UP: Southern Pacific Railroad - Union Pacific


Founded in 1865 by a group of businessmen in San Francisco, the Southern Pacific was ... In 1885, the Southern Pacific leased the Central Pacific Railroad until eventually ... Press Release · The Southern Pacific Historical & Technical Society ...

Why the Southern Pacific failed - Texas Transportation Museum


How could the Southern Pacific Railroad, once the third largest U.S. Corporation and mighty developer of the ... In the l940's and 1950's, Southern Pacific was at its zenith, envied by the transportation world for its plant, ... History didn't matter.

The Southern Pacific - American-Rails.com


Being such a large railroad, the history of the Southern Pacific is quite long and complicated. However, the Espee's beginnings can be traced all of the way back  ...

Abandoned Rails: The Southern Pacific Railroad


Abandoned railroad lines of the Southern Pacific Railroad. ... This abandoned route has historical information. This abandoned route has a map.

Southern Pacific Railroad Genealogy - FamilySearch Wiki


The Butterfield Overland Mail (History Wells Fargo) stage coach route), and later the Southern Pacific Railroad both made ...

Seventy-Five Years of Progress - The Southern Pacific Railroad ...


Mar 18, 2010 ... [with Historical Map of Southern Pacific's Rail Lines] ... Pioneer of transcontinental railroads, Southern Pacific had its origin in the Central Pacific ...

Southern Pacific Railroad - American Western History Museums


The original charter called for the Southern Pacific Railroad to go south from San Francisco through southern California through Arizona and New Mexico to El ...

Southern Pacific Railroad | American company | Britannica.com


Southern Pacific Railroad, one of the great American railroad systems, ... Company agreed to merge with Santa Fe Industries (see historical coverage in ...

Southern Pacific Railroad made path through the wild


Aug 24, 2014 ... Old Southern Pacific Railroad photos; Coachella, Indio, Salton Sea .... Next week: Southern Pacific Railroad History in the Coachella Valley, ...

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Southern Pacific Railroad - United States History


The role of Southern Pacific Railroad in the history of the United States of America.

Southern Pacific Historical & Technical Society


Historical society intending to preserve and disseminate the history of the Southern Pacific Railroad and its affiliates.

Southern Pacific Railroad completes “Sunset Route” - Feb 05, 1883 ...


On this day in History, Southern Pacific Railroad completes “Sunset Route” on Feb 05, 1883. Learn more about what happened today on History.