Thursday, December 29, 2011

Sausalito's first railroad

On April 12, 1873, an event occurred that seemed to secure Sausalito’s future. Amid much enthu­siastic cheering, a groundbreaking ceremony took place in Sausalito, marking the start of construction of the long-promised railroad that would link Sausalito to the lumber empire to the north.
Railroads were the key to growth for towns all over the country, and California was no exception. Continued

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