The Union Pacific Historical Society is looking for someone to take over the role of Webmaster of both the UPHS.org website and the UPHS Company Store. For complete information on the webmaster position please click here. POSTED: March 1, 2015 reb
The 2015 UPHS Convention will be held in Omaha, Nebraska June 4 through June 7, 2015. The joint UPHS/C&NWHS website is THE SOURCE for the latest in convention information. Click here to go directly to the joint website. UPDATED: April 25, 2015 reb
HOTEL REGISTRATION: IMPORTANT! Please make your reservations at the DoubleTree Hotel before the May 3rd cut-off date. We have filled out our block of rooms, but the DoubleTree will honor the $85.00 rate through May 3rd. Please make your reservations now to secure that rate. Rooms may not be available after that date – and if they are, they will not be at the discounted rate. Rooms must be reserved by calling the DoubleTree by Hilton Omaha Downtown Hotel Group Sales office at 1–402-636-4906, 8 am to 5 pm Monday through Friday US Central time. Please give the three digit code, UPH, to get convention $85 convention rate. (The special UPH rate is not available through the online reservation system). The DoubleTree Omaha accepts Hilton HHonors. Additional hotel information can be found here. POSTED April 25, 2015 reb
Information for the 2015 Joint Convention Model and Photo Show is now available on the Joint Convention website. Please send an email to Ron Brozanic at firstname.lastname@example.org if you are planning to enter either the Model or Photo contest or both. Please click here to go directly to the Model and Photo Contest web page. UPDATED: April 16, 2015 reb
The deadline for donating items for the UPHS portion of the Convention Silent Auction is fast approaching. We would like to have all items in our hands before May 1st. Please go here for more information.
We are suggesting that anyone wanting to purchase tables at the joint convention Swap Meet please do so as soon as possible as we will need to start assigning space in the Swap Meet room. Information concerning the Swap Meet can be found here including the Swap Meet registration form. POSTED: April 16, 2015 reb
The most recent “From the Business Car” article from UPHS President Larry Tiffany can be read here.
Posted April 25, 2015 reb
HO-scale, Ready-to-run Union Pacific HK-70-1 Hopper cars in three different versions are now available from the UPHS Company Store. Click here for more information about these new UPHS products. Click here to go directly to the hopper car section in the UPHS Company Store. Posted on October 24, 2014 reb
Two new UP 4-6-6-4 Challenger Drawing DVDs and the updated Second Edition of the Big Boy DVD is now available here on the UPHS Company Store. To get more information about the three new UPHS drawing products and a discounted drawing four-pack, please click here. Posted on October 31, 2014 reb
The 2016 UPHS convention will be held in Sacramento, California July 24 through July 30, 2016. Click here for more information. Posted on October 1, 2014