Here's one for history nerds like me: 7 Tips for visiting Golden Spike National Historic Site in Northern Utah.

Golden Spike National Historic Site

Here's one for history nerds like me: 7 Tips for visiting Golden Spike National Historic Site in Northern Utah.

Private Company Golden Spike Aims for Manned Moon Missions by 2020 #infographic

Private Company Golden Spike Aims for Manned Moon Missions by 2020 #infographic

"Golden Spike" is the ceremonial final spike driven by Leland Stanford to join the rails of the First Transcontinental Railroad across the United States connecting the The Central Pacific and Union Pacific railroads on May 10, 1869, at Promontory Summit, Utah Territory. The original Golden Spike on display at the Cantor Arts Museum, Stanford University, Palo Alto, California.

"Golden Spike" is the ceremonial final spike driven by Leland Stanford to join the rails of the First Transcontinental Railroad across the United States connecting the The Central Pacific and Union Pacific railroads on May 10, 1869, at Promontory Summit, Utah Territory. The original Golden Spike on display at the Cantor Arts Museum, Stanford University, Palo Alto, California.

Kate Spade Black  dress with golden spikes collar Used but in very good conditions for special event. kate spade Dresses Midi

Kate Spade Black dress with golden spikes collar

Kate Spade Black dress with golden spikes collar Used but in very good conditions for special event. kate spade Dresses Midi

The golden spike (also known as The Last Spike is the ceremonial final spike driven by Leland Stanford to join the rails of the First Transcontinental Railroad across the United States connecting the Central Pacific and Union Pacific railroads on May 10, 1869, at Promontory Summit, Utah Territory.

The golden spike (also known as The Last Spike is the ceremonial final spike driven by Leland Stanford to join the rails of the First Transcontinental Railroad across the United States connecting the Central Pacific and Union Pacific railroads on May 10, 1869, at Promontory Summit, Utah Territory.

Railroad at Promontory Summit: There were actually five spikes used in the original ceremony: Golden spike # 1 from California, Golden spike # 2 from California, One solid silver spike from Nevada, One iron spike with silver placed on the shaft and gold plating on the head (with elaborate engraving) from Arizona (pictured to the right)  A regular iron spike which was the only spike driven into the tie

Railroad at Promontory Summit: There were actually five spikes used in the original ceremony: Golden spike # 1 from California, Golden spike # 2 from California, One solid silver spike from Nevada, One iron spike with silver placed on the shaft and gold plating on the head (with elaborate engraving) from Arizona (pictured to the right) A regular iron spike which was the only spike driven into the tie

Golden Spike National Historic Site: Golden Spike National Historic Site during the 140th Anniversary of the Completion of the Transcontinental Railroad. Utah

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Golden Spike National Historic Site: Golden Spike National Historic Site during the 140th Anniversary of the Completion of the Transcontinental Railroad. Utah

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