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January 1977 Issue Overview

In This Issue:
  • 70 Ton & 50 Ton Steel Gondolas - Joe Follmar
  • CNW Fireperson Janice Radavich : Locomotive Operations
  • The CNW Standard Way Car Caboose : Part 1 - Robert A. Janz
  • James R. Wolfe Becomes CNW Chief Executive - North Western News
  • CNW Caboose Way Car #1800 Photo Crystal Lake Illinois 1926 - Paul A. Chadburne photo
  • History of C&NW's Shops & Former Car Building Operations in Fond du Lac Wisconsin - Bulletin No. 135 - Railway & Locomotive Historical Society
  • C&NW Watchman's Shanty Model in H-O Scale Article - Railroad Model Craftsman October 1976
  • Larry S. Provo Obit [???? - ????] - Joe Follmar
  • CNW Abandons 5.0 Mile-long LaSalle Junction to Spring Valley Right of Way 1976 - C&NW Happenings / Trackage & Facilities
  • CNW Considers Abandonment of Rochester Minnesota to McIntire Iowa Right of Way - Trackage & Facilities / C&NW Happenings
  • CNW Abandons Albert Lea Minnesota to Lake Mills Iowa 1976 - Trackage & Facilities / C&NW Happenings
  • CNW Files to Abandon 29.2 Mile-long tunnel CIty to Medary Junction Wisconsin Right of Way 1977 - Trackage & Facilities / C&NW Happenings
  • CNW Authorized to Abandon 21.4 Mile-long Tekamah to Lyons Nebraska Right of Way 1976 - Trackage & Facilities / C&NW Happenings
  • CNW Abandonment of 172.4 Mile-long Norfolk Nebraska to Winner Sough Dakota on Hold 1976 - Trackage & Facilities / C&NW Happenings
  • CNW Authorized to Abandon 9.1 Mile-long Hortonville to Larsen Wisconsin Right of Way 1976 - Trackage & Facilities / C&NW Happenings
  • CNW Files to abandon 26.3 Mile-long Rosemere to Forest Junction Wisconsin Right of Way 1977 - Trackage & Facilities / C&NW Happenings
  • CNW Closes Fremont Nebraska Roundhouse 1956 - Trackage & Facilities / C&NW Happenings
  • CNW Fremont Nebraska Roundhouse Demolished 1976 - 1977 - Trackage & Facilities / C&NW Happenings
  • CNW Authorized to Abandon 6.5 Miles of Irvington to Bennington Nebraska Right of Way 1977 - Trackage & Facilities / C&NW Happenings
  • CNW Authorized to Abandon Dakota City - Tekamah Nebraska Right of Way 1977 - Trackage & Facilities / C&NW Happenings
  • CNW Files to Abandon Irvington to Omaha Nebraska Right of Way 1976 - Trackage & Facilities / C&NW Happenings
  • Regional Transit Authority Offers CNW 4-year $29 Million Purchase of Service Contract 1976 - W. Sibley / M. Blaszak
  • CNW Receives 10 EMD SD40-2 Locomotives [ #6926 - 6935 ] 1978 - L. DiPrima
  • CNW Oelwein Iowa Shops Strip & Scrap EMD SW Units & Alco RS-2 & RS-3 Uits 1976 - David McDonald
  • CNW Retires all Fairbanks-Morse Motive Power Effective 09 September 1976 - Max Marmon
  • AMTRAK Idles 12 ex- CNW Long-distance Commuter Cars due to Reliability Problems 1976 - W. Sibley
  • RTA Indicates Interest in 12 AMTRAK [ex- CNW] Bi-Level Commuter Cars 1976 - W. Sibley
  • CNW Cabooses Way Cars Have Windows Covered [Except Bay Windows] 1977 - W. Sibley
  • CNW to Serve Pleasant Prairie Wisconsin Wisconsin Electric Power Plant via New Spur 1977 - Terry Timm
  • CNW Sells its Forest County Wisconsin Mineral Rights to Exxon Corporation for $320,000 1977 - Terry Timm
  • CNW Sells Business Car #404 to Hyman-Michaels Company [Recently Named Azcon] 1977 - David Randall
  • Fireperson Janice Radavich - John Walthers / Chicago Tribune newspaper / North Western News
  • CNW New Executive is James R. Wolfe 1977 - CNW Document / CNWHS Archives
  • CNW Assistant Chief Engineer James A. Zito Becomes CNW Vice-president of Operations 1977 - CNW Document / CNWHS Archives
  • CNW Caboose Way Car Series #1501 - #2223 Elevation View & End View Drawing - CNW Document / Robert A. Janz data
  • CNW Caboose Way Car Series #14800 - #4998 Even Elevation View & End View Drawing - CNW Document / Robert A. Janz data
  • CNW Way Car Caboose Series #2501 - #2510 Elevation View & End View Drawing - CNW Document / Robert A. Janz data
  • CNW Way Car Caboose Series #10400 - #10478 Even Elevation View & End View Drawing 1913 - CNW Document / Robert A. Janz data
  • CNW Way Car Caboose Series #10480 - #10578 Even Elevation View & End View Drawing 1915 - CNW Document / Robert A. Janz data
  • CNW Way Car Caboose Series #10580 - #10678 Even Elevation View & End View Drawing 1917 - CNW Document / Robert A. Janz data
  • CNW Way Car Caboose Series #10680 - #10778 Even Elevation View & End View Drawing 1921 - CNW Document / Robert A. Janz data
  • CNW Way Car Series Caboose Series #10300 - #10348 Even Elevation View & End View Drawing 1928 - CNW Document / Robert A. Janz data
  • CNW Way Car Caboose Series #11400 - #11451 Elevation View & End View Drawing 1919 - CNW Document / Robert A. Janz data
  • CNW Way Car Caboose Series #11452 - #11496 Elevation View & End View Drawing 1920 - CNW Document / Robert A. Janz data
  • CNW Way Car Caboose Series #11500 - #12198 Even Elevation View & End View Drawing 1926 - 1929 - CNW Document / Robert A. Janz data
  • CNW Way Car Caboose Series #12300 - #12398 Even Elevation View & End View Drawing 1930 - 1936 - CNW Document / Robert A. Janz data
  • CNW Way Car Caboose Series #12418 - #12488 Even Elevation View & End View Drawing 1937 - CNW Document / Robert A. Janz data
  • CNW 20 Ton & 50 Ton Gondola Lettering Drawing 1942 - Joe Follmar designer
  • CNW 70 Ton Gondola #75205 Photo No Location 1953 - CNW Document / CNWHS Archives
  • CStPM&O 70 Ton Gondola #88173 Photo No Location 1945 - CNW Document / CNWHS Archives
  • CNW / CStPM&O 50 Ton & 70 Ton Gondola Roster Numbers 1942 - 1964 - CNW Document / CNWHS Archives
  • CNW / CStPM&O 50-Ton Gondola Series #73001 - #74999 Top View + Side Elevation View + End Elevation View Drawing 1954 - CNW Document / CNWHS Archives
  • CNW 50-Ton Gondola Series #118000 - #118399 Loaded w/ Pulp Logs No Date - Joe Follmar photo
  • CNW Car Shops Photo Clinton Iowa 1963 - CNW Document / CNWHS Archives
  • CNW Roster of Retired Locomotives 1977 - Max Marmon
  • CNW Roster of Renumbered Locomotives 1977 - Max Marmon
  • CNW Locomotive EMD GP7 #4371 [ex- Frisco RR #577] Photo Burnett Wisconsin No Date - Glenn Oestreich photo
  • CNW Depot Photo Almond Wisconsin ca. 1915 - Larry Easton collection
  • CStPM&O Locomotive Class E-3 4-6-2 Pacific #600 Photo in Winter St Paul Union Station No Date - Joe Follmar collection
  • CNW Motive Power Assignment Roster 01 September 1976 - CNW Document / CNWHS Archives
  • CNW Roster Locomotives Stored at Oelwein Iowa Shops November 1976 - CNW Document / CNWHS Archives
  • CNW Roster Locomotives Scrapped @ Oelwein Iowa Shops November 1976 - CNW Document / CNWHS Archives
  • CNW Coach #6162 Photo in Challenger Paint Scheme Council Bluffs Iowa 1951 - Lou Schmitz photo
  • CNW Way Car Caboose #10300 Interior View Photo No Date - Robert A. Janz photo
  • CNW 50 Ton Gondola #74421 Photo Being Unloaded Chicago ca. 1941 - CNW Document / CNWHS Archives
  • Sioux Valley RR Organized to Operate ex- CNW 155 Mile Long Wren Iowa to Iroquois South Dakota Right of Way - C&NW Happenings



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