On May 10, 1869, workers drove the so-called “golden spike”spike through railroad ties joining the Union Pacific Railroad with the Central Pacific Railroad. Saturday evening on The American Sound, hear American composer George Antheil’s “Golden Spike,” inspired by America’s transcontinental railroad.
Aurora Robson at Franklin Park Conservatory
Meet Aurora Robson, an artist who uses recycled materials to create astounding sculptures. Her work is on display at the Franklin Park Conservatory through April 28, 2013.