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Spring 1992 Issue Overview

In This Issue:
  • Building C&NW Passenger Cars in HO Scale From AHM Models w/ Model Photos : Modelers' Corner - Frederick Hartwig
  • Eau Claire Tower Retired : Eau Claire Wisconsin - John Kelly
  • Railroads of Dekalb Sycamore & Cortland : Part II - Charles H. Stats
  • The E Class Pacific Story Part III : The Yellow Jackets : Streamlined Pacifics for the Minnesota '400' - Joe Follmar
  • Railroads of Sycamore Illinois : Part II - Charles H. Stats
  • CNW Locomotive Class ES 4-6-2 Pacific #1617 Painting Leading Minnesota '400' Photo Winona Minnesota Mid-1940's - Russ Porter artist
  • CNW Depot Photo Undergoing Demolition Casper Wyoming 1968 - A. J. Wolff photo
  • CNW Class Locomotives Which Could Not Operated on Tracks #11 - #16 + Track #1 @ Chicago Passenger Terminal - Charles M. Bear
  • CNW Locomotive GE C40-8 #8543 Photo Leading Freight PRCBA West Chicago Illinois 1991 - Dennis Hertrich photo
  • Steve Mattox Obit [1920 - 1991] - Last Steam Qualified CNW Engineer in Iowa SubDivision - Jim Neubauer photo
  • CNW PS-2 3-Bay Covered Hopper Paint Scheme & Lettering Details 1992 - Michael Lord / Andy Caster
  • CNW Use of Flashing Beacons on Locomotive Cab Roofs Date - Michael Lord / Mark Ratzer
  • CGW Freight Rolling Stock Paint Scheme & Lettering 1960's - Bruce a. Tiemann / Don Vaughn
  • CGW Frosted Plate Glass w/ CGW Logo Etched 1992 - Robert Baudler / Al Vanderpoehl
  • CNW F-Unit Yellow Bow Wave Paint Scheme Details - Mark Spring / Jim Scribbins
  • CNWHS Contributing Members List Spring 1992 - CNWHS Staff
  • CNW Locomotive EMD SD18 #6641 Photo Hudson Wisconsin 1991 - Mike Guss photo
  • CStPM&O Depot Photo Hudson Wisconsin 1991 - Mike Guss photo
  • C&NW Holdings Corporation to Issue over 1 Million Shares of Stock worth $8.75 Milion 1992 - P. J. Gratz / C&NW Happenings
  • CNW Announces Near Future Sale of Colony Wyoming to Dakota Junction South Dakota to Dakota Minnesota & Eastern RR 1992 - C&NW Happenings
  • CNW May Eliminate 150 Jobs @ Boone Iowa 1992 - Michael M. Bartels
  • CNW / UPY List of Weekly Stack Trains 1992 - C&NW Happenings
  • CNW to Begin Regular Train Operations w/ 2-Man Crew 1992 - C&NW Happenings
  • CNW Motive Power Assignments for Spring 1992 - Kenneth J. Larson
  • CNW Locomotive EMD GP38-2 #4702 Photo Proviso Illinois 1991 - Tom Farrell photo
  • CNW Locomotive EMD GP15-1 #4410 Photo Pleasant Prairie Wisconsin No Date - Mike Patrick photo
  • CNW Removes 14 EMD GP15-1 Locomotives from Active Power Unit Roster 1992 - Jim Ford / Bruno Berzins
  • CNW Leases 5 ex- Santa Fe RR GE B36-7 Locomotives from General Electric Corporation December 1991 - Bruno Berzins / Kenneth J. Larson / Mike Raimonds
  • CNW Re-Designates Ore Trains from "S" Class to "O" Class 1992 - C&NW Happenings
  • CNW Repaints Motive Power using Old Yellow Color for Paint Scheme - Bruno Berzins / Tom Farrell
  • CNW Discontinues Painting Motive Power Units @ California Avenue Shops Chicago 1992 - C&NW Happenings
  • CNW Roster of Motive Power Units Stored @ Oelwein Iowa 1992 - Bruno Berzins
  • CNW Tower Photo Grand Crossing LaCrosse Wisconsin 1991 - Ken Zurn photo
  • CNW Executive Business Train Travels to Cedar Rapids Iowa 1992 - Chris Umscheid
  • CNW to Install Welded Rail on Lowden to Mechanicsville Iowa Right of Way 1992 - Dave Kroeger
  • CNW Leases 220 Gondolas from General Electric Railcar Services 1992 - C&NW Happenings
  • CNW Acquires 11 High-Roofed Hi Cube Boxcars Series #530000 - #530010 From Northwestern Oklahoma RR 1992 - C&NW Happenings
  • Iowa DOT Pursues Initiation of AMTRAK Service on CNW East - West Right of Way Through That State 1992 - Dick Talbott / Michael M. Bartels
  • CNW Holdings Corporation Releases Fourth Quarter 1991 & Full Year 1991 Earniigs Report 1992 - C&NW Happenings
  • CNW Removes Eau Clair Interlocking Tower from Service 1992 - Donald E. Vaughn
  • CNW Removes Interlocking Equipment [for Tower BJ & Wiscona Interlockings] from Butler Yard Office 1992 - C&NW Happenings
  • CNW Changes Signalling System of St Louis Subdivision 1992 - Joe Holman
  • CNW New Connection to the St Charles Spur in Operation 1992 - C&NW Happenings
  • CNW Janesville Operations & Activities 1992 - C&NW Happenings
  • CNW Operations & Activities Oskaloosa Iowa Subdivision 1992 - C&NW Happenings
  • Ames Iowa uses ex- CNW Depot as Center of Civic Beautification Project 1991 - 1992 - C&NW Happenings
  • CNW Winds Down Activities on Cowboy Line 1991 - 1992 - C&NW Happenings
  • DM&E RR Acquires 11.82 Miles of ex- BurlingtonNorthern Huron Branch 1992 - C&NW Happenings
  • Red River Valley & Western RR Acquires a Segment of the Oakes Branchlne 1992 - C&NW Happenings
  • ITEL Corporation Agrees to Sell Green Bay & Western RR + Fox River Valley RR + Ahnapee & Western RR to Wisconsin Central Ltd RR for $60.2 MIllion 1992 - C&NW Happenings
  • CNW Caught Off-Guard by Sale of Green Bay & Western RR + Fox River Valley RR + Ahnapee & Western RR by ITEL Corporation 1992 - C&NW Happenings
  • Fox River Valley RR Tests Operations w/ Loaded Stack Car 1992 - Todd Werner
  • CNW Formally Abandons Crawford Subdivision Crandall Wyoming to Crawford Nebraska 1992 - C&NW Happenings
  • Cowboy Line Supporters in Nebraska Continue to Attempt to Save Right of Way 1992 - Jim Seacrest / Michael M. Bartels / Rob Sterkel
  • ICC Denies CNW its Attempt for the Abandonment of Skokie Valley Right of Way 1992 - C&NW Happenings
  • CNW Locomotive Class ES 4-6-2 Pacific #1617 Photo Winona Minnesota 1947 - CNW Document / CNWHS Archives
  • CNW Locomotive Class E 4-6-2 Pacific #1617 As Built [Unstreamlined] Photo Leading Passenger Train #210 "The Valley" Green Bay Wisconsin 1936 - 1937 - Holman Braden
  • CNW Locomotive Class E 4-6-2 Pacific #1620 As Built [Unstreamlined] Photo Council Bluffs Iowa 1925 - Western History Department photo - Denver Public Library
  • CNW Locomotive Class E 4-6-2 Pacific #1620 As Built [Unstreamlined] Photo w/ Crew Applying Asbestos Insulation on Boiler 1941 - CNW Document / CNWHS Archives
  • CNW Locomotive Class E 4-6-2 Pacific #1620 As Built [Unstreamlined] Photo w/ Crew Applying Streamling Sheet Metal 1941 - Max F. Kolin photo / CNW document / CNWHS collection
  • CNW Locomotive Class E 4-6-2 Pacific #1620 As Built [Unstreamlined] Detailed Photo of Wheels & Running Gear 1941 - Max F. Kolin photo / CNW document / CNWHS collection
  • CNW Locomotive Class E 4-6-2 Pacific #1620 As Built [Unstreamlined] Photo w/ Crew Applying Streamlining Sheet Metal to Nose of Unit 1941 - Max F. Kolin photo / CNW document / CNWHS collection
  • CNW Locomotive Class E 4-6-2 Pacific #1620 As Built [Unstreamlined] Photo w/ Sheet Metal Applied but not Painted 1941 - Max F. Kolin photo / CNW document / CNWHS collection
  • CNW Locomotive Class E 4-6-2 Pacific #1620 As Built [Unstreamlined] Photo of Completed Streamlined Unit 1941 - CNW Document / CNWHS Archives
  • CNW Locomotive Class ES 4-6-2 Pacific #1620 [Streamlined] Photo Leading Passenger Train Winona Minnesota 1942 - CNW Document / CNWHS Archives
  • CNW Locomotive Class ES 4-6-2 Pacific #1620 [Streamlined] Photo Leading Passenger Train Mankato Minnesota 1942 - CNW Document / CNWHS Archives
  • CNW Locomotive Class ES 4-6-2 Pacific [Streamlined] Engineer-Side Elevation View + Nose View Elevation Drawing 1992 - Bill Anderson designer
  • CNW Locomotive Class ES 4-6-2 Pacific #1620 [Streamlined] Photo Leading Passenger Train No Location 1942 - CNW Document / CNWHS Archives
  • CNW Locomotive Class ES 4-6-2 Pacific #1620 [Streamlined] Photo Leading Passenger Train 418 Minnesota '400' Mankato Minnesota 1947 - John Malvern photo
  • CNW Locomotive Class ES 4-6-2 Pacific #1620 [Streamlined] Photo Leading Mail Train #617 Elroy Wisconsin 1955 - John Gruber photo
  • CNW Depot Photo w/ Attending Mail Train #617 Photo Elroy Wisconsin 1955 - John Gruber photo
  • CNW Yard Photo w/ 2 Class ES 4-6-2 Pacific Streamlined Pacific Locomotives Under Steam Tracy Minnesota 1952 - Norman F. Priebe photo
  • CNW Locomotive Class ES 4-6-2 Pacific #1620 [Streamlined] Photo Leading Passenger Train 775 Des Plaines Illinois 1955 - H. Olson photo / C. T. Felstead collection
  • CNW Locomotive Class ES 4-6-2 Pacific #617 [Streamlined] PhotoWinonao Minnesota 1955 - Ken Zurn photo
  • CNW Locomotive Class ES 4-6-2 Pacific #620 [Streamlined] Photo Leading Suburban Passenger Train Lake Geneva Wisconsin 1955 - Bruce Black photo
  • CNW Locomotive Class E-4 4-6-4 Hudson #4006 [Streamlined] Photo Leading Passenger Train "Pacific Limited" DeKalb Illinois 1940 - F. R. Ritzman collection / Charles H. Stats collection
  • Sycamore & Cortland RR Locomotive BLW 4-4-0 American Standard "Elegant" Builder's Photo 1875 - Chaney Negative #9993 / Smithsonian Institution
  • CNW Track Plan Map Sycamore Illinois [West End] No Date - Jeff Kneipper designer
  • CNW [ Northern Illinois RR ] TimeTable #119 Belvidere to Spring Valley Illinois 1885 - CNW document / University of Michigan - Ann Arbor Library Special Collections
  • CGW Locomotive BLW Class T-2 2-10-4 Santa Fe #866 Photo DeKalb Illinois 1946 - Harold Stirton photo / Charles H. Stats collection
  • Chicago Milwaukee & Gary [Illinois Iowa & Minnesota] RY Data 1902 - 1922 - Charles H. Stats
  • CNW Track Plan Map Cortland Illinois ca 1930 - Jeff Hampton designer
  • CMStP&P [Milwaukee Road] RY Locomotive Class I6-s 0-6-0 Switcher #1534 Photo Leading Way Freight Train DeKalb Illinois 1912 - W. W. Embree photo / Central Illinois University Regional History Center collectlion
  • CNW Track Plan Map [State Street to Charles Street] Sycamore Illinois No Date - Jeff Kneipper designer
  • CNW Locomotive Class E 4-6-2 Pacific #1585 Photo Moving Passenger Train #23 to Depot DeKalb Illinois 1935 - A. W. Johnson photo / George Krambles collection
  • CNW TimeTable #11 & #12 Chicago to Sycamore Illinois 1911 - CNW document / Charles H. Stats collection
  • CGW RR Track Plan Map Sycamore Illinois No Date - Jeff Kneipper designer
  • CNW Locomotive Schenectady Class E 4-6-2 Pacific #1585 Photo Leading Passenger Train DeKalb Illinois 1932 - A. W. Johnson photo / George Krambles collection
  • CNW Locomotive Schenectady Class Z 2-8-0 consolidation #1842 Photo Leading Mixed Freight Train DeKalb Illinois 1930 - A. W. Johnson photo / George Krambles collection
  • CNW Depot Photo w/ Attending Passenger Train DeKalb Illinois ca 1910 - H. B. Brooks Postcard photo / Louis C. Berndt collectlion
  • CNW Track Plan Map Sycamore Illinois [Charles Street to Sycamore Jct] No Date - Jeff Kneipper designer
  • Railroad Track Plan Map Dekalb Illinois & Vicinity ca 1912 - CNW Document / CNWHS Archives
  • CGW Locomotive Lima Class T-1 2-10-4 Santa Fe #852 Photo Leading Freight Train Sycamore Illinois 1946 - Harold Stirton photo / Charles H. Stats collection
  • UPY "City of Portland" Streamlined Trainset Photo DeKalb Illinois 1936 - F. R. Ritzman collection / Charles H. Stats collection
  • CNW / UPY Trainset M-10000 "City of San Francisco" Streamlined Trainset Photo DeKalb Illinois 1936 - Ivan Prall photo
  • CNW Locomotive Class J 2-8-2 Mikado #2513 Photo Leading Deadlined Steam Locomotives to Scrap Yard in Chciago 1930's - F. R. Ritzman collection / Charles H. Stats collection
  • CNW Locomotive EMD F2 / F3 #4055 Photo w/ Yellow Bow Wave Paint Scheme DeKalb Illinois 1949 - W. W. Embree photo / Central Illinois University Regional History Center collectlion
  • Chicago Aurora & DeKalb RR History 1901 - 1923 - Charles H. Stats
  • CGW Local TimeTable Chicago to DeKalb Illinois 1901 - CNW document / Charles H. Stats collection
  • CGW Locomotive Dunkirk 4-6-2 Pacific #653 Photo Leading Passenger Train @ Coaling Tower DeKalb Illinois 1954 - F. R. Ritzman collection / Charles H. Stats collection
  • CNW Passenger Train "Kate Shelley" Photo @ Depot DeKalb Illinois 1971 - Roger Ackert photo
  • CNW Locomotive EMD SD40-2 #6833 Photo DeKalb Illinois No Date - Andy Caster photo
  • CNW Yard Photo @ US Rubber Company Eau Claire Wisconsin 1965 - Marshall P. McMahon photo
  • CNW Tower Photo w/ Attending Passenger Train Twin Cities '400' 1961 - A. Robert Johnson photo
  • CNW Tower Interior View w/ Operator Joe Evan Eau Claire Wisconsin 1978 - A. Robert Johnson photo
  • CNW Yard Photo w/ Soo Line RR Train Waiting @ US Rubber Company Eau Claire Wisconsin 1965 - A. Robert Johnson photo
  • CNW Tower Photo @ US Rubber Company Eau Claire Wisconsin 1990 - John Kelly photo
  • CNW Tower Photo Eau Claire Wisconsin 1992 - John Lindrud photo
  • CNW Tower Photo w/ Attending Freight Train Eau Claire Wisconsin 1989 - Bob Baker photo
  • Duluth Missabe & Iron Range RR Locomotive EMD SD9 #153 Photo Leading Freight Train Milwaukee River Bridge Glendale Wisconsin 1992 - Bob Baker photo
  • CNW Tower Photo in Process of Moving to New Location Eau Claire Wisconsin 1992 - A. Robert Johnson photo
  • The "Gary" Line : the Chicago Milwaukee & Gary RR - Charles h. Stats
  • The Interurban Era in DeKalb Illinois - Charles H. Stats
  • The DeKalb-Sycamore & Interurban Traction RR - Charles H. Stats
  • The Chicago Aurora & DeKalb RR - Charles H. Stats
  • The Woodstock & Sycamore Traction Company RR - Charles H. Stats



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