Members are encouraged to contact Olev Taremae or an ARHS Board Member to present their programs or contacts of people who can present programs related to Anthracite Railroads, e.g., slides, films, videos, DVD’s, or digital programs, or visits to model railroads, as programs are continually needed.
Paul Kutta returns by popular demand. His program is entitled Fallen Flags. We hope he will show some images of trains in addition to the flags.
Richard Samsel is will be sharing a program featuring Conrail era trains running on former Reading Railroad tracks.
We welcome Frank Tatnall back. Frank will present a program dealing with the electrification of the Pennsylvania Railraod concentrating on the Main Line west from Philadelphia to Paoli.
Doug Peters will present his program on the history of the Allentown & Reading Traction Company. This program is not just for trolley enthusiasts. Historic views of Kutztown and other lineside towns are fascinating.
Larry Eastwood will be presenting a program. The subject of the program will be available closer to the time of the meeting.
Bob Wilt will be the presenter. Show details will be added when available.
Olev Taremae’s program will be on SEPTA’s Rail Division – the Reading Side. The program focuses on rail operations occurring on the parts of the SEPTA system that had once belonged to the Reading Company. This will include both SEPTA’s own operations and also operations conducted by other railroads and entities.