Transcontinental Railroad and Stanford University

To mark the 150th anniversary of the completion of the Transcontinental Railroad on May 10, 1869, the Stanford Historical Society hosted a… read more

To mark the 150th anniversary of the completion of the Transcontinental Railroad on May 10, 1869, the Stanford Historical Society hosted a day-long symposium. In this symposium session, archaeologist and Society president Laura Jones gave an illustrated talk on how railroad profits were used to build Stanford University, and how the railroad changed the community. close

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Transcontinental Railroad and Stanford University

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Program ID:
459416-4
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Stanford, California, United States
First Aired:
May 04, 2019 | 9:14pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
May 30, 2019 | 5:49am EDT | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • May 04, 2019 | 9:14pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 05, 2019 | 1:15am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 05, 2019 | 5:25am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 11, 2019 | 5:15pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 12, 2019 | 3:15am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 29, 2019 | 9:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 30, 2019 | 1:25am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 30, 2019 | 5:49am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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