Welcome to the Great Northern Railway Historical Society
The GNRHS is dedicated to the preservation, study, and history of one of America's greatest railroads, the Great Northern Railway.
To Society Members, we offer carefully-researched Reference Sheets, a quarterly GN Goat publication, an annual calendar, discounts on model kits, books, CD's and other items, and an annual convention to discover all that is the Great Northern Railway.
For researchers the GNRHS Archives have historic documents and photos available on a wide range of subjects covering the Great Northern.
For a quick overview of all the GNRHS has to offer, checkout the menu at the top of the page or choose a link for more detailed information.
GNRHS Goat 163
The June 2015 GNRHS Goat package has shipped to our Members.
Check here to see its contents.
Copies of this issue are available for purchase through our Company Store for both members as well as non-members.
Consider joining today to get this issue and other great GNRHS products at a discount. Join here!
East portal of tunnel #1 north of Curlew.
The Ferry County Historical Society in Republic, Washington and the nearby Curlew History Club invited GNRHS members who were working on a Reference Sheet to visit the area and explore the GN sites. A tour to this area after the 2016 Spokane convention was also being considered.
On Friday night May 29th GNRHS members Jerry Barsness, Bob Kelly, Mike Bartenstien, Cordell Newby, Ron Ferrel and John Langlot met with 25 local folks including one city councilman and one county commissioner to offer them help in preserving their and Great Northern history. They were very well received by the whole group, and were treated to the grand tour of the
Ride GN Dome Lounge ‘Prairie View’ Chicago – St. Paul
The “Prairie View” trip from Chicago to St. Paul Friday July 17, returning to Chicago Thursday July 23 has been CANCELLED.
Please contact Zephyr Route with questions (click image for contact details).
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