Exhibit 1: Lantern Slides
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Collection Edwin B. Worthen Collection
Description First locomotive engine on the Lexington Branch

"This is the famous "Muzzey." First locomotive on this branch. The man standing in the cab is John Peters, the Engineer. He lived on East Street. He was born in Germany, came here as a young man and married a member of the Fiske family. (His daughter married Timothy K. Fiske 1857.)"
Year Range from 1846
Event First Locomotive Engine
Object ID Worthen.slide2
Object Name Transparency, Lantern-slide
People Peters, John
Fiske, Timothy K.
Search Terms Muzzey Locomotive
Subjects Locomotives
Railroad cars
Railroads
Title First Locomotive Engine, 1846
The Edwin B. Worthen Collection, Cary Memorial Library

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