News at the Top

Spring issue of The Streamliner available now! – Mark Amfahr continues with part 2 of his in-depth look at Union Pacific’s Overland Route during the first twenty years of operation, including analysis of UP’s late 1880s operating plans at Council Bluffs and Green River, as well as the railroad’s extensive early helper operations. Also in this issue, Bob Krieger takes a tour to the former helper station of Piedmont, Wyoming, and Marc Entze presents a photo gallery of Richard Steinheimer’s Centennial Project documenting the UP in 1968.

uphs-logoNext Convention – Our 2020 Convention will take place May 13-16, 2020, in Cheyenne, WY at the Red Lion Hotel. The convention is timed to be in conjunction with festivities surrounding Depot Days, Cheyenne Heritage Days, and the Sherman Hill Model Railroad Club’s annual show. More details as they are developed.

Links have been updated under the Resources tab. In particular, a link has been added directing you to the Union Pacific Steam Club, where you can sign up and keep up to date with the steam program and its excursions. [February 27, 2019]