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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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Why were the Big Boys built?

January 25, 2016 - Why were the Big Boys built? The Union Pacific (UP), along with many other railroads needed more power to pull ever lon...
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Post War Kelso

January 22, 2016 - After the war. ​Kelso declined rather rapidly after the war ended. Steam engines were replaced with the new diesel elec...
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Kelso - way station during World War II

January 06, 2016 - Union Pacific's railroad yards and depot were busy places during the war. The helper engines shuttling back and forth fo...
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Kelso, moving into World War II

December 30, 2015 - During World War II the population grew to nearly 2500 people, the trainmen, women and children. Most were involved with...
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Union Pacific 844 - The Living Legend

December 28, 2015 - Steam Locomotive No. 844 is the last steam locomotive built for Union Pacific Railroad. It was delivered in 1944. A high...
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Kelso - the early years

December 16, 2015 - Kelso was the typical railroad town after the turn of the 1800's to the 1900's. By 1905 there was a small wooden depot a...
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Kelso - the town built to service a railraod in the middle of the Mojave desert.

December 09, 2015 - Kelso is a g host town and defunct r ailroad depot in the Mojave National Preserve in California. It was named after rai...
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Union Pacific 'Big Boys'

November 20, 2015 - Twenty-five Big Boys were built exclusively for Union Pacific Railroad, the first of which was delivered in 1941. The lo...
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