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- February 28 – The first freight train to travel the length of the newly constructed transcontinental line of Great Northern Railway arrives in Seattle, Washington.
- Macintosh, Heather M. (1999-06-13). Freight train from the East arrives in Seattle over new transcontinental tracks on February 28, 1893. HistoryLink. Retrieved on 2008-02-26.