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1 2012 Issue Overview

In This Issue:
  • CNW Composite Gondolas Photo South Pekin Illinois 1913 - CNWHS collection
  • CNW Locomotive EMD SD40-2 #6899 at Grain Bins Photo Oakdale Nebraska 1991 - George LaPray photo
  • Nebraska Northwestern RR Train Photo Cowboy Line December 2011 - Rick Mills photo
  • Iowa & Northwestern RR Begins Operations on Forest City - Belmont Iowa Trackage 2011 - Dan Sabin Dave Kroeger
  • Iowa River RR Receives Loan 2011 - Tim Kilbride
  • Rails to the Rosebuds : The Chicago & North Western Branch Line to Winner S.D. Book by Dr. Vernon E. Linnaus - Jerry Krug reviewer
  • Mileposts Along the Cowboy Line - Rick Mills
  • CNW Locomotive EMD GP9 #4531 Photo Crawford Wyoming 1988 - Rick Mills photo
  • CNW Locomotive EMD F7A #400 w/ Business Train Photo Gordon South Dakota 1988 - Robert Eddy photo / South Dakota State Railroad Museum collection
  • CNW Map Cowboy Line 1946 - CNW Ry WRP collection
  • CNW [Fremont Elkhorn & Missouri Valley RR] Pile Driver w/ Locomotive Class E-10 4-4-0 American Standard #1268 Photo Albion Nebraska 1915 - Rick Mills collection
  • Fremont & Elkhorn Valley Locomotive 2-8-2 Mikado #1702 Photo Hooper Nebraska 1987 - Rick Mills collection
  • CNW Depot Photo Long Pine Nebraska 1959 - Creighton Britton photo Rick Mills collection
  • CNW Depot Photo Chadron Nebraska 1950 - Rick Mills collection
  • CNW Locomotive Service Facilities Photo Long Pine Nebraska 1950 - Bill Kratville photo / Rick Mills collection
  • CNW Locomotive EMD GP35 #861 Photo O'Neill Depot Nebraska 1974 - Rick Mills collection
  • CNW Valentine Bridge Photo w/ Freight Train Niobrara River Nebraska 1988 - Doug Morgan photo / Rick Mills collection
  • CNW Freight Train Photo @ Bordeaux Hills Nebraska 1993 - Rick Mills photo
  • CNW Train #355 Photo Chadron Nebraska 1980 - Robert Eddy photo / South Dakota State Railroad Museum collection
  • CNW Locomotive EMD GP35 #850 Photo Valentine Nebraska 1988 - Rick Mills photo
  • CNW Locomotive EMD GP7 #1565 w/ Train Photo Kilgore Nebraska 1966 - James L. Ehrenberger photo / Rick Mills collection
  • CNW TimeTable Norfolk to Long Pine Nebraska 1931 - CNW Document / CNWHS Archives
  • CNW Timetable Long Pine Subdivision 1981 - CNW Ry WRP collection
  • Nebkota RY Locomotive EMD SD9 #614 w/ Train Photo Chadron Nebraska 2011 - Rick Mills photo
  • CNW Locomotive EMD GP9 #4535 @ Norfolk Yard Photo 1988 - Rick Mills photo
  • High Hopes on the Elkhorn : the Railroad Era in West Point Nebraska - Joseph P. Schwieterman
  • CNW Depot Photo West Point Nebraska 1910 - Frank Carlson collection
  • CNW Cowboy Line Map Fremont to Norfolk Nebraska - Joseph P. Schwieterman
  • CNW Passenger Train Photo @ West Point Nebraska 1910 - Frank Carlson collection
  • CNW [Fremont & Elkhorn Valley RR] Yard Photo West Point Nebraska 2011 - Joseph P. Schwieterman photo
  • Mural of West Point Nebraska w/ CNW Depot - Ken Reeder
  • Downtown Photo West Point Nebraska 2011 - Joseph P. Schwieterman photo
  • CNW Depot Restored Photo West Point Nebraska 2011 - Jerry Krug photo
  • A Day on the Winner Line - George LaPray
  • Map of Railroads in Northeastern Nebraska and Southeastern South Dakota 1929 - Jerry Penry
  • Missouri River Ferry Photo @ Niobara Nebraska 2011 - George LaPray photo
  • Map of CNW Right of Way : Norfolk Nebraska to Wood South Dakota 1879 - 1929 - Jerry Penry
  • Continental Grain Company Wood Sheathed Elevator Photo Fairfax South Dakota 2011 - George LaPray photo
  • Concrete Elevator Photo Dallas South Dakota 2011 - George LaPray photo
  • CNW Locomotive EMD SD9 #6615 w/ Barley Boxcar Photo Anoka Minnesota No Date - George LaPray photo
  • Steel Clad Grain Elevators Photo Fairfax South Dakota 2011 - George LaPray photo
  • CNW Locomotive EMD SD9 #6615 in Deep Grass Photo Gregory South Dakota 2011 - George LaPray photo
  • CNW Depot Photo Winner South Dakota 2011 - George LaPray photo
  • Panoramic View of Winner South Dakota 2011 - George LaPray photo
  • CNW Train Wading Through Tall Grass Photo Winner South Dakota 2011 - George LaPray photo
  • CNW TimeTable First Class Norfolk Nebraska to Wood South Dakota 1942 - CNW Document / George LaPray collection
  • CNW TimeTable Second Class Norfolk Nebraska to Wood South Dakota 1942 - CNW Document / George LaPray collection
  • CNW Locomotive EMD SD-9 #6615 Photo Dallas South Dakota 2011 - George LaPray photo
  • CNW Locomotive EMD SD-9 #6615 w/ Train at Grain Elevators Fairfax South Dakota 2011 - George LaPray photo
  • A Cattle Rancher and Railroader - Sheryl Schmeckpeper
  • CNW Cattle Loading Operation Photo Lander Wyoming No Date - CNWHS Archives
  • CNW Cattle Car #14238 Photo Long Pine Nebraska 1967 - Charles Bohi photo / CNWHS collection
  • CNW Locomotive EMD GP7 # 1644 w/ Cattle Train Photo West Chicago Stock Yards 1959 - CNWHS Archives
  • Cowboy Line Country Photo Essay - CNWHS Archives
  • CNW Locomotive EMD SD40-2 #6843 w/ Train Photo Hay Springs Nebraska 1991 - Tom Byrnas photo
  • CNW Passenger Train Enters Lander Wyoming Photo 1907 - CNWHS collection
  • CNW Business Train Photo Valentine Nebraska 1981 - John Arbuckle photo
  • CNW Locomotive EMD GP50 #5055 at Elevator Photo Merriman Nebraska 1991 - John Rus photo
  • CNW Depot w/ Freight Train Photo Long Pine Nebraska 1991 - John Rus photo
  • CNW Oil Tank Cars at Loading Facility Photo Long Pine Nebraska 1915 - C. G. Stecher photo CNWHS collection
  • CNW Locomotive EMD GP9 #4123 w/ Freight Train Photo Dakota Junction Nebraska 1988 - Randy Williams photo
  • CNW Depot Photo Creighton Nebraska 1978 - Dick Wilson photo
  • CNW Depot Photo Casper Wyoming 1915 - C. G. Stecher photo CNWHS collection
  • The Strange Disappearance of Milepost #78 Manitowoc County Wisconsin - Truman Koehn
  • CNW Track Chart Mile Post #70 to Mile Post #80 Manitowoc County Wisconsin 1976 - CNW Document /Truman Koehn collection
  • CNW Track and Mileage Map Manitowoc Wisconsin 1945 - Truman Koehn collection
  • CNW Depot Photo Manitowoc Wisconsin pre-1945 - Edward Selinsky photo
  • CNW RR Illustrative Map Wiscona Wisconsin to Tavil Tower 1954 - Truman Koehn
  • CNW Bridge Photos Manitowoc River Manitowoc County Wisconsin No Date - Truman Koehn photos
  • CNW TimeTable Manitowoc to Gillett Wisconsin 1906 - CNW Document / Truman Koehn collection
  • CNW Ferry Loading & Unloading Operations Photos 1971 - 1973 - Terry Norton and CNWHS photos
  • CNW TimeTable Shoreline SubDivision Butler to North Green Bay Wisconsin 1971 - CNW Document / Truman Koehn collection
  • CNW Bridge Photo at Manitowoc River 1906 - Truman Koehn photo
  • CNW Locomotive Class D 4-4-2 Atlantic #1093 w/ Passenger Train Photo Two Rivers Wisconsin 1937 - Edward Selinsky photo/ Ken Zurn collection
  • CNW Locomotive EMD GP15 #4415 w/ Freight Train Photo Silver Creek Road crossing Manitowoc County Wisconsin 1980 - Joe Fishbein photo
  • CNW Depot Photo Manitowoc Wisconsin 2003 - Truman Koehn photo
  • CNW 50-Foot Woodchip Boxcars of the 1990's - Dave Phillips
  • CNW 50-Foot Woodchip Boxcars Photos Various Locations & Dates - Dave Phillips photos
  • Paper Doors Become Outside Doors on CNW Woodchip Boxcars - CNW News : 15April1978
  • Paper Doors Installed on CNW 50-Foot Woodchip Boxcars Photos 1978 - CNW News : 15April1978
  • CNW Depot Photo Broad Street South Oshkosh Wisconsin 1901 - H. Montgomery photo / Dean T. Kedinger collection

Editor's Notes:
Features
10 Mileposts Along the Cowboy Line by Rick Mills
20 High Hopes on the Elkhorn: The Railroad Era in West Point, Nebraska
by Joseph P. Schwieterman
26 A Day on the Winner Line by George LaPray
38 A Cattle Rancher and Railroader by Sheryl Schmeckpeper
42 Nebraska Photo Special Cowboy Line Country
46 The Strange Disappearance of Milepost 78 Manitowoc, Wisconsin
by Truman Koehn
56 C&NW 50-Foot Woodchip Boxcars of the 1990s by Dave Phillips


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