SPH&TS Convention 2014 - San Luis Obispo

Southern Pacific

Historical & Technical Society

2014 Annual Conference
San Luis Obispo, California
October 29th - November 1st

Convention Presentations (tentative):
Slide Potpourri of California Espee (Burket), Transition Era Cuesta Operations (Thompson), Oil and The SP (Zehnder), Trolleys through the Wonderland, the Early Pacific Electric Railway (Crossley), Modeling PFE Wood Ice Reefers — Revisited (Hartley), The Southern Pacific on the Central Coast, 1985-1990 (Hornbeck), Modeling Transition Era Beet Trains and the Guadalupe Interchange (Inman), Working the Carrizozo Sub (Signor), Milepost Memories Along the Southern Pacific: Milepost #4 (Lange), San Luis Obispo's First Railroad: the Pacific Coast Railway (Merriam), Slip-Sliding Away — Heavy Rains on the Coast Line, 1978 (McGinley), Piggyback with Paul (Koehler), SPH&TS Archives Preview (Coscia), Old Timers Panel (various)

More information as we approach the conference. Check back for updates.

Convention Headquarters:
Embassy Suites, San Luis Obispo
333 Madonna Road
San Luis Obispo, CA 93405

Hotel Information:
Reservations can now be made at the hotel. Please use this link so that the society gets credit for your reservation. When we are credited with sufficient reservations we don't have to pay rent for the use of hotel facilities.

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