This year, May 10, 2019, is the 150th      Anniversary of the Golden Spike!

My father was an avid “railfan.” He took our family on rides behind steam. In his collection, we inherited some items which relate to the completion at Promontory Point, Utah. Check these out!

U.P. Engine #119 from the East at Promontory Point
View of the vintage puzzle box of the UP #119 engine.

My new book

by Tessa Michelle Tucker



New Under – The Breens: A Frontier Family 

Patrick Breen Sr.


Learn About Our Country’s Past

Stagecoach at Stagecoach Inn in Fairfield with Historic Camp Floyd, Utah

Old Mission San Luis Rey, Oceanside, Ca.

Lincoln’s burial place in the Springfield, Illinois cemetery.

We will explore topics, such as: The Louisiana Purchase, California and The California Trail, The Breens, California, The Gold Rush, The Stagecoach, The Building of the Transcontinental Railroad, and The Sesquicentennial of the Golden Spike, for a start.