Upcoming Events

  • Oct
    1
    Sat
    11:00 AM 2016 Milwaukee Employees Annual ... @ South Cle Elum Rail Yard
    2016 Milwaukee Employees Annual ... @ South Cle Elum Rail Yard
    Oct 1 @ 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM
    The sixth annual Milwaukee Employees Annual Luncheon (M.E.A.L.) will be held at the South Cle Elum Rail Yard on Saturday, October 1, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.  Our intent is to honor former employees of the Milwaukee Road, recognizing their service on the railroad. We hope to bring fellow co-workers back together and …

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    Oct
    6
    Thu
    7:30 PM Archive Volunteer Night @ Pacific Northwest Railroad Archive
    Archive Volunteer Night @ Pacific Northwest Railroad Archive
    Oct 6 @ 7:30 PM – 10:30 PM
    Archive Volunteer Night @ Pacific Northwest Railroad Archive | Burien | Washington | United States
    Join us at Pacific Northwest Railroad Archive in Burien, WA to help us preserve the history of the Milwaukee Road.We have plenty of things that you can do.  From putting documents in folders and labeling them with a pencil to scanning documents or photos, we have a task for you!  …

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    Oct
    20
    Thu
    7:30 PM Archive Volunteer Night @ Pacific Northwest Railroad Archive
    Archive Volunteer Night @ Pacific Northwest Railroad Archive
    Oct 20 @ 7:30 PM – 10:30 PM
    Archive Volunteer Night @ Pacific Northwest Railroad Archive | Burien | Washington | United States
    Join us at Pacific Northwest Railroad Archive in Burien, WA to help us preserve the history of the Milwaukee Road.We have plenty of things that you can do.  From putting documents in folders and labeling them with a pencil to scanning documents or photos, we have a task for you!  …

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  • 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: Our Archive web site is back (with a new address) after being derailed by a software update gone wrong.   It is still rough around the edges, but most of the documents are there.  Contact us if you need a document from the site that is still missing.

     

     

    2016 Fall Milwaukee Meet – September 17 – Burien, WA

    Cascade Rail Foundation and the Coast Division of the Milwaukee Road Historical Association are sponsoring a free event on September 17.  We will have several presentations about the history of the Milwaukee Road.  This is a great opportunity to socialize with others interested in the history of the railroad. All are welcome!  We …

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    Fall 2016 Work Party

    Our next work party is Saturday, September 24.  We plan to continue working to clean up and organize the substation, as well as trim back the vegetation in the rail yard.  We also have a bit of touch up painting on the depot and caboose shack trim that needs to …

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    Summer 2016 Work Party

    Our next work party is Saturday, July 30. We plan to focus on cleaning up the interior of the substation this time.  It’s nice and cool in there!  If you’d like to bring some tools and work on the vegetation in the rail yard, you can do that too.  We have plenty …

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    Spring 2016 Rail Yard Work Parties

    We have scheduled two weekend work parties this spring to continue the work we started last year. Our plan is to work on maintaining the vegetation in the rail yard and continue preparing the substation for public tours.   Please join us if you can. You don’t have to be there for the …

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    2016 March Milwaukee Meet, March 5, Burien, WA

    The annual March Milwaukee Road Meet is a gathering for slides, movies and discussion and socializing. All are welcome! As in the past, this is a free event. Bring your photos, artifacts, models, memorabilia and other items for display.   The event is sponsored by Cascade Rail Foundation and the …

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    2012 M.E.A.L Videos

    Well, it has taken us awhile, but we have finally uploaded the videos from the interviews we did at the 2012 Milwaukee Employees Annual Luncheon.