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Chicago Railroad History
Wednesday, February 12, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pmFree
Members & guests—free. To register, please scroll down or call the Village office at 773.248.700.
The Village Men’s Group welcomes guest speaker Tom Judge, former Editor of Railway Track & Structures magazine, for a lecture about the early days of railroading. From the empire building of the 19th Century, to the glory days of passenger rail in the US, Tom will also cover railways that play major roles in Chicago, like coal trains, commuter trains, and local freights.
While typically only open to men within the Village and their male guests, this month’s Men’s Group program is open to all members.
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