Free Virtual Adult Programs

Join us on Zoom for a variety of historical presentations. These programs are totally free, you just need to register. 

Saturday, June 5: The Overland Route - Steam into Saturday Virtual Happy Hour

5:30pm Central Time

What was it like to ride the transcontinental railroad? We’ll explore the experiences of travelers on Union Pacific’s Overland Route and how the railroad promoted this service.

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Tuesday, June 15: All Set For The West: The Railroad and National Parks

2:00pm and 6:00pm Central Time

Using the vivid and rich imagery of decades of Union Pacific photography and parks-centric marketing materials, this presentation traces the unusual partnership between the National Park Service and Union Pacific.

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Saturday, June 19: Dressed for the Rails: Uniforms and Railroad Fashion - Steam into Saturday Virtual Happy Hour

5:30pm Central Time 

What do your sartorial choices say about you? From formal to informal uniforms, we’ll explore some of the ways people dressed on the railroad. 

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