Photograph of the "Wedding of the rails", a re-enactment of the ceremony celebrating the connection of Los Angeles and San Francisco by the Southern Pacific Railroad, 1926. Finely dressed people in hats, suits, and dresses crowd the foreground while a train stands behind them at center. Men dressed in Mexican suits, cowboy costumes, and Native American costumes stand along the front of the train. Other men in suits and hats stand at the front and back of the train and look towards the right. Several American flags wave from various spots on the train.