Open main menu

Wikimedia Commons β

Category:Theodore Judah

  • English: Theodore Judah (March 4, 1826–November 2, 1863) was an American railroad engineer who dreamed of the first Transcontinental Railroad. He found investors for what became the Central Pacific Railroad (CPRR). As chief engineer, he performed much of the land survey work to determine the best possible route for the railroad over the Sierra Nevada mountains.


Theodore Judah 
CPRR Chief Engineer Theodore D. Judah.jpg
American surveyor
Wikipedia
Date of birth 4 March 1826
Bridgeport
Date of death 2 November 1863
Manner of death
  • natural causes
Cause of death
  • yellow fever
Country of citizenship
Educated at
Occupation
  • engineer
  • inventor
Employer
Authority control
Blue pencil.svg

Media in category "Theodore Judah"

The following 5 files are in this category, out of 5 total.