Visit our Archive web site!

You can visit our Archive web site to see Milwaukee Road-related documents and photos in our collections.  To go to our site, click here or on the image below.

UPDATE: A software update gone wrong has derailed our Archive web site temporarily.   We hope to have it working again soon.  Contact us if you need a document from the site.



Fall 2015 Work Parties in South Cle Elum

We have scheduled two weekend work parties in September to continue the work we started in the spring.  Our plan is to work on cleaning up the substation and maintaining the vegetation in the rail yard. The first work party is scheduled for Saturday, September 12 and Sunday, September 13. …

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Limited Edition T-shirt Fundraiser!

For two weeks, through Sunday, June 28, we are selling this limited edition t-shirt to establish a fund for South Cle Elum Rail Yard improvements.  This new fund would be used for projects too large for Cascade Rail Foundation to pursue with its normal income, but smaller than major capital …

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Gene Lawson, locomotive engineer

Gene Lawson

Engineer Gene Lawson made his final departure on Friday, November 21.   He was 87.  Gene is survived by his wife Vera, three children, and five grandchildren.   Gene came from a Milwaukee Road family.  His father Lloyd and mother Blanche met while they were both working for the railroad to …

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