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Cantara Loop, Eighteenth Crossing Sacramento River

Cantara Loop, Eighteenth Crossing Sacramento River California
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Stock #: 324200
Type: Postcard
Era: Linen
City: Dunsmuir
State: California (CA)
County: Siskiyou
Publisher: Southern Pacific Company
Size: 3.5" x 5.5" (9 x 14 cm)

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The train spends five hours crossing and recrossing the Sacramento River. This loop was devised to get out of the canyon and up on the plateau where stands Mount Shasta, with its snowy summit, as seen from the car windows. Nothing could be a more glorious tribute to the marvelous skill of the modern railroad engineer than the obstacles met with and overcome in building a railroad through this rugged country