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Collection Number RG1035.AM
Collection Name RG1035 Golden Spike Days (Omaha, Neb.)
Identifier Program
Size and Materials 1 folder
Title Golden Spike Days (Omaha, Neb.) collection
Date or Date Span 1939
Year Range from 1939
Year Range to 1939
Admin/Biographical History The Golden Spike Days celebration was held in Omaha, Nebraska on April 26-29, 1939 in celebration of the world premiere of Cecil B. DeMille's movie, "Union Pacific."
Scope & Content The collection contains the official program for Golden Spike Days held in Omaha, Nebraska, on April 26-29, 1939. Also included are tickets to an historical exposition and handouts showing Golden Spike Days highlights.
Finding Aids Golden Spike Days finding aid.
Related units of description Images from Golden Spike Days can be found in the Union Pacific Railroad Collection's photograph component [RG3761.PH].

A copy of the official program is also cataloged in the NSHS Library [791.43 O32s].

See the Nebraska History index for various articles about Golden Spike Days.
Subjects Celebrations
Motion pictures
Railroad companies
Search Terms Celebrations -- Nebraska -- Omaha
Golden Spike Days (Omaha, Neb.)
Motion pictures -- Nebraska
Omaha (Neb.) -- History
Union Pacific (film)
Union Pacific Railroad -- History