Across the Continent
This lithograph shows a locomotive running through a settlement with a school, church and Indians. It was published by Currier & Ives, c. 1868. Text on the print reads: 'Across the Continent, 'Westward the Course of Empire Takes Its Way' ' Illustrated by F.F. Palmer. Currier & Ives was a prolific printer of lithographs at the turn of the century.