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Lake States receives a $2,000 grant from the Tom E. Dailey Foundation for phase three of their IT upgrade. This will finish the upgrade with the addition of a non-interruptable power supply and an external back up hard drive that will automatically do backups every day.
They followed the WSOR ‘Reedsburg Rocket’ through Devil’s Lake State Park taking photographs as the train traveled along the east side of the lake nestled under the east bluff.
Then they stopped to visit Lake States and look at some of the photographic collections in the archive.
President Scott Lothes of the Center was quite impressed with the Bruce Meyer collection of railroad images.
Ray Sommerfeldt is a retired conductor and worked for the Canadian Pacific out of Portage, WI.
Ray lives just north of Baraboo and has volunteered at the Rock County Historical Society.
Lake States president Bob Ristow immediately put Ray to work organizing Milwaukee Road passenger car floor plans for data entry.
Keep abreast of what the Archive is doing and what collections we are working on.
You will receive our newsletter telling you what's happening as well as interesting railroad history.
Access to our collection of some 2,000 books on railroading as other historic periodicals and photos will be available to you.
Click on the link below print and fill out the application and mail it to LSRHA.
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