Sikh railroad workers. Railroad workers wearing turbans, Sikh immigrants from India erroneously called 'Hindus' by local people at the time; working on Pacific and Eastern Railway which ran from Medford to Butte Falls. Identified as P & E Railroad.

Eagle Point Area (Or.)


G39 B 2; G39 F 3; G50 D 2; G44 F 2 Album 3


ca. 1910

Scan location: 

Railroads\SOHS 01603 Sikh Railroad Workers.tif
Thomas Collection: G44 F2, Notebook 3, Page 21