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Narrow Roadway

Before Interstate 80, the windy and narrow US 40 traversed Donner Pass. In the winter of 1952, a record snowfall made it more dangerous than usual. Donner summit is in the center.

Before Interstate 80, the windy and narrow US 40 traversed Donner Pass. In the winter of 1952, a record snowfall made it more dangerous than usual. Donner summit is in the center.

Photograph by Truckee Donner Historical Society/ Richard Joseph Personal Photo Collection

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