Transcontinental Railroad Analysis

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My artwork is of the Transcontinental railroad. In approximately the middle of the train tracks, there is a sign that says Promontory Utah. This represents the connection of the Central Pacific and Union Pacific railroads to form the transcontinental railroad. Also on the sign, there is an arrow that points to the left with the words Sacramento, California and an arrow pointing to the right with the words Omaha, Nebraska. These arrows represent the starting point of the Central Pacific and Union Pacific railroads. The flags between the rungs of the railroad represent the different railroad companies as well. The red flag with yellow stars on the left of the railroad is to symbolize the Chinese immigrants that worked for the Central Pacific
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