Large-format print entitled "East and West Shaking Hands." The photograph features the two trains of the Union and Central Pacific lines meeting at Promontory Point with executives and crew members from both lines.
Woodcut illustration published in the June 5, 1869 edition of Harper's Weekly Magazine. Caption: "COMPLETION OF THE PACIFIC RAILROAD - MEETING OF LOCOMOTIVES OF THE UNION AND CENTRAL PACIFIC LINES: THE ENGINEERS SHAKE HANDS. [Photographed by Savage &…