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William Jackson Palmer, pathfinder and builder

George Foster Peabody

William Jackson Palmer, pathfinder and builder

by George Foster Peabody

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Published by Priv. print. by G. F. Peabody in [Saratoga Springs, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Palmer, William Jackson, 1836-1909.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementa compilation of addresses at presentations of bronze bas reliefs and equestrian statue, commemorating his life and work.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCT275.P35 P4
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 78 p.
    Number of Pages78
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6276125M
    LC Control Number32017013
    OCLC/WorldCa1746868

    A. William Jackson Palmer Family. Box 1 (II)A:1 William Jackson Palmer: Black & white photographs depict General Palmer in the garden at Glen Eyrie, in a Union uniform, in a cloak and hat, as a young man in San Francisco, on a bench at Glen Eyrie, with dogs, on a horse, and aiming a gun at a stuffed cat. Also includes numerous portraits of. General William Jackson Palmer General Palmer was born in Delaware in and raised in Philadelphia as a Quaker. At 17, he worked for a Pennsylvania railroad; later, he studied railroads and other industries in Europe. At 25, Palmer led a volunteer cavalry regiment which fought successfully throughout the Civil War.

    In , William Jackson Palmer, a former Union Army general, founded the D&RG Railroad. An experienced railroad manager and civil engineer, Palmer left a lasting mark on Colo - rado, establishing, among other places, Colorado Springs, Ala-mosa, and Durango. Palmer dreamed of . William Jackson Palmer (Septem – Ma ) was an American civil engineer, soldier, industrialist, and philanthropist. During the Civil War, he was made General and was a Medal of Honor recipient.. Palmer's early career helping build and develop the expanding railroads of the United States in Pennsylvania was interrupted by the American Civil War (–65).

    Palmer Lake has been a railroad town since the first narrow gauge trains of Gen. William Jackson Palmer passed through the town in traveling between Denver and Colorado Springs. In later years five other railroads hauled freight and passenger traffic through Palmer Lake. William Jackson Palmer (Septem – Ma ) was an American civil engineer, soldier, industrialist, and philanthropist.[1] During the Civil War, he was made General (brevet) and was a Medal of Honor recipient.


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