Program Features

Thursday Evening Workshop, October 10

Presentations will start at 7:00 p.m.

Modeler's Workshop

Michael Laine, Moderator

Friday & Saturday Presentation Sessions, October 11-12

Presentations will start at  9:00 a.m.  The Lineup Includes:

Don Ball:  A Roadbed of Paper

Curtis Reid: The V&T's 1869 Construction

Marilyn Sommerdorf & Mike Collins:  V&T Headliners: Hand-Painted Oil Cloth

Doug Spurling: Google Mapping the Historic V&T

Jim Wilke & John Davis: V&T Engine Transfer Car No. 1

Lawrence Meeker: NCO Railway: From Reno to Amedee, 1880 to 1899

Linda Clements: The C & C Dayton/V&T Mound House Depot

Stephen Drew: The V&T Recreates Promontory

Mike Collins: The 1916 V&T Valuation Survey


Saturday Evening Banquet (extra ticket required), October 12

No Host Cocktail Hour

Buffet Dinner

Conference Awards

Memorial Tribute to the late Robert C. Gray

Rebuilding the V&T!

Results of the Silent Auction

Sunday Morning Field Trip, October 13


Behind-the-scenes tour of Sutro, NV, the start of the Sutro Tunnel

Plus recent restoration discoveries on the C&C Dayton

(ex- V&T Mound House) Depot


And More . . .

Exhibit & Vendor Room, Thursday evening, all day Friday & Saturday

Heather Clark, Vendor Room Chairperson

Silent Bid Auction: The Society's Sole Annual Fundraiser

2019 Shirt Pickup

New Society Books & Publications Sales

Annual Membership Meeting