Museum Speaker Series: Dave Kroeger

Museum Speaker Series: Dave Kroeger

When

February 18, 2023    
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Where

Boone and Scenic Valley Railroad and Museum
225 10th Street, Boone, IA, 50036

Event Type

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Railroad speaker and historian Dave Kroeger, President of the Iowa Chapter of the National Railroad Historical Society, will present a free program called Chicago Central & Pacific; A Photo History 1985 to 1996 Saturday, February 18, 2023 at 2:00 pm at the James H. Andrew Railroad Museum, 225 10th Street in Boone, Iowa.

Dave will present a ZOOM and simultaneous live program about this special railroad, with photos of the short-lived regional from 1985 to 1996. The Chicago Central operated the former Illinois Central Iowa Lines and he will highlight various trains, and motive power, and include timetables.

Dave has written articles and columns for Pacific Rail News, Northwestern Lines, The Milwaukee Railroader, and Midwest News. He is a member of the Friends of the Burlington Northern and the Milwaukee Road Historical Association.

This program is partially sponsored by Humanities Iowa and the National Endowment
for the Humanities.

For Zoom connection information, contact Museum Director Mike Wendel: mike@bsvrr.com