New Edition of “From the Business Car”

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The latest edition of “From the Business Car” is now available for your review.  See what’s new with the UPHS.  You can read it here.


Posted 04/17/2014 reb

Spring 2014 Edition of The Streamliner Second Section

The Spring 2014 edition of The Streamliner Second Section is now available for viewing.

This edition includes information on the upcoming 2014 Ogden, UT convention, a new UPHS HO model offering, the Call for Nominations for the UPHS Board of Directors and more.

The Spring Edition of The Streamliner Second Section can be viewed here.  Second Section Spring 2014 02






Posted April 9, 2014 reb

The Streamliner Vol. 28 No. 1

The Streamliner Vol. 28 No. 1, Winter 2014, is now available for purchase here at the UPHS Company Store.

Please click on the cover to see larger image of the latest edition of The Streamliner. Streamliner 28-1 cover

Updated March 16, 2014  reb


Give a UPHS Membership as a Gift

uphs-logoMembership in the Union Pacific Historical Society  makes a great gift for a railfan buddy, a family member or anyone who has an interest in trains, railroading or the history of the Union Pacific Railroad. The person who receives the new membership will enjoy all the benefits of being a UPHS member and your purchase will help to grow the Society. When you purchase a gift UPHS membership, at any level, the Society will say thanks by giving you a gift.

Please click here to give the gift that can be enjoyed throughout the whole year and future years to come.

Post revised December 26, 2013

The Streamliner Article Wins Prestigious R&LHS Award

FreshFromThe West001WEBAn article featured in The Union Pacific Historical Society’s magazine, The Streamliner, has won a prestigious award from The Railway & Locomotive Historical Society. The R&LHS has announced that author Rob Leachman is the recipient of the David P. Morgan Article Award for 2013. This was awarded for part one of Rob’s article in The Streamliner entitled “Fresh From the West: Union Pacific’s Efforts to Promote Pacific Fruit Express Traffic in the 1970s,”

This two-part article was published in Vol. 26 No. 2 and Vol. 26 No.3 of The Streamliner in 2012. Please go to the R&LHS webiste at for more information.

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Posted on December 1, 2013  reb