1875 Map: Main map shows western states and includes relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, township and ranges, counties, railroads, and proposed railroads. General map, at top of sheet, covers the United States and shows the railroad network. First section, the Central Pacific linked California with Ogden, Utah, in 1869. The merging of the Central with the Southern Pacific was the inspiration of Leland Stanford, Collis P. Huntington, Mark Hopkins, and Charles Crocker. Map contributors: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
This newspaper clipping is from the Palo Alto Times newspaper - covering the death of Bryan DeMello on September 18, 1969. He was a veteran in Vietnam who died in action and a graduate of Palo Alto High School's class of 1967.