All materials on Kansas Memory are made available for noncommercial educational and research purposes only. It is the patron's responsibility to request and obtain permission from both the image and copyright owner(s) to use materials.
This stereograph shows construction workers laying track 20 miles west of Hays, Ellis County, Kan. A construction train is visible in the stereograph.
It is from Alexander Gardner's series, "Across the Continent on the Union Pacific Railway, Eastern Division."
Creator: Gardner, Alexander, 1821-1882
Item Number: 153
Call Number: Gardner Coll. No. 152
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 153
Business and Industry - Railroad - Companies - Union Pacific - Eastern Division
Business and Industry - Railroad - Construction and maintenance
Business and Industry - Railroad - Employees - Track
Business and Industry - Railroad - Rolling stock
Collections - Photograph - Gardner, Alexander (photographer)
Date - 1861-1869 - 1867
Objects and Artifacts - Communication Artifacts - Documentary Artifact - Photograph - Stereographs
Places - Counties - Ellis
Thematic Time Period - Immigration and Settlement, 1854 - 1890
Transportation - Railroads - Companies - Union Pacific Railway - Eastern Division
Transportation - Railroads - Construction and maintenance
Transportation - Railroads - Employees - Track
Transportation - Railroads - Rolling stock
Type of Material - Photographs - Format - Stereographs