Gold Spike Lecture: The Transcontinental as a Business Venture
Richard White, winner of a MacArthur Fellowship and the Parkman Prize, will give a talk on the Transcontinental Railroad from a business perspective. White is also a professor American history at Stanford University and author of "Railroaded: The Transcontinentals and the Making of Modern America."
Cost: $7 for members or $14 for the general public
2200 Front St.
Sacramento, CA 95818