UTICA — The Utica and Mohawk Valley Chapter of the National Railway Historical Society will screen archival footage of railway projects of the 1940s and ‘50s on Friday, Oct. 11 at 7 p.m. at Zion Lutheran Church, 630 French Road, New Hartford. Attendance is free.
The chapter will conduct business for the first half of the meeting, with a report from chapter president Harry Lenz on the Adirondack Scenic Railroad, the ongoing repair of New York Central Steam Switcher 6721, and the NRHS model train exhibit at the State Fair.
After a short break, the chapter will screen the films, provided by the Morrison-Knudsen Company. The chapter encourages interested persons to become members, and invites all active and retired railroad personnel.