RRHMA awarded $31,000 by the Emery Rail Heritage Trust

RRHMA awarded $31,000 by the Emery Rail Heritage Trust Railroading Heritage of Midwest America would like to announce the award of $31,000 by the Emery Rail Heritage Trust to go towards the return to service of the Sleeping Car/Lounge Caritas. We would like to thank...

RRHMA to expand operations to Silvis, IL

RRHMA to expand operations to Silvis, IL The rail complex will be developed as a multiuse commercial development, historic preservation, restoration and future transportation museum. SILVIS, Ill. (Jan 10, 2022) ­– Railroading Heritage of Midwest America (RHMA) DBA:...

Friends of the 261 acquires private car Caritas

Friends of the 261 acquires private car ‘Caritas’ Caritas has traveled thousands of miles on excursions organized by car owners Clark Johnson and Nona Hill (pictured at left) through their company High Iron Travel. (Steve Glischinski)   MINNEAPOLIS – The Friends of...