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Davenport Locomotive at the Nevada Southern RR Museum

March 13, 2017 - This little 30 ton locomotive worked around the Hoover Dam and the railroad yards that served the dam from the yard in B...
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Work at the Nevada Southern Railroad Museum

March 09, 2017 - Being the photographer at the Nevada Southern Railroad Museum (NSRM) is fun, challenging, and lets you be a kid again. I...
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The O'Callaghan-Tillman Memorial Bridge

February 01, 2016 - The O’Callaghan-Tillman Memorial Bridge This engineering marvel of the 21 st century is the first concrete-steel compos...
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Interesting facts about Hoover Dam

January 18, 2016 - Hoover Dam, built to control the raging floods of the Colorado River, has additional facts about it. Although the dam wa...
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More about Lake Mead National Recreation Area

January 11, 2016 - The LMNRA encompasses nearly 1.5 million acres of the eastern Mojave desert, and the western edge of the Grand Canyon pl...
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The second installment of the O'Callaghan - Tillman Memorial Bridge

January 04, 2016 - 10 Engineering facts about the O’Callaghan-Tillman Memorial Bridge From 1935 until 2010 those driving to and from Las...
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Lake Mead National Recreation Area

December 29, 2015 - Originally established in 1935 as the Boulder Dam Recreation area, Lake Mead National Recreation Area (LMNRA; est 1964)...
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Hollywood and the Eureka

December 14, 2015 - In 1938 the Sierra Nevada Wood and Lumber co sold the Eureka to Hollywood interests after serving that railroad since 18...
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The Hoover Dam and the O'Callaghan/Tillman Memorial Bridge

December 11, 2015 - One of the modern engineering wonders of the world, the Hoover Dam ((began in 1931) and the O'Callaghan/Tillman Memorial...
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Eureka - the full circle

December 07, 2015 - Eureka - the beautiful 1875, narrow gauge 4-4-0, steam locomotive, that resides in Las Vegas, NV, has come full circle w...
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Cathedral Gorge - a miniture Bryce Canyon in Nevada

November 27, 2015 - Cathedral Gorge is located in a long, narrow valley where erosion has carved dramatic and unique patterns in the soft be...
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The Eureka and Palisade Railroad

November 18, 2015 - The silver mining district of Eureka, Nevada built (1873-75) a narrow gauge railroad to Palisade, Nevada (The Eureka and...
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The Arrowhead Trail - The Route

November 06, 2015 - The Route between LA and Las Vegas The Arrowhead Trail or Highway was built circa 1920’s from a group of small roads in...
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New Blog starting today

June 22, 2015 - Frank Carroll Photography is a great place to view photographs of the Southwestern United States, and other parts of our...
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