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Monday, May 12, 2014

Photos of the Day: May 12, 2014

Wan Zhao from New York says a prayer for her ancestors on the tracks they helped build as members of the Asian Pacific American Community from around the USA and from Guandong Province in China celebrate the 145th anniversary of the completion of the Transcontinental Railroad, at Promontory Point, Utah, USA, May 10, 2014. A ceremony including guest speakers, a remembrance for those who lost their lives while building the railroad, two re-enactment ceremonies and live music was held to mark the anniversary.