Programs
Monthly Programs
October 19, 2019 - ANNUAL MEETING/ PROGRAM
This afternoon will be divided into two parts. Following the business meeting, Bill Becwar will give a detailed video presentation of the “The Hop” Milwaukee’s streetcar system.
November 16, 2019 - SLIDES. SLIDES AND MORE SLIDES
With the help of our audience, we will have an afternoon of show and tell to identify the location for Milwaukee and North Shore slides from the collection of TMER&THS.
December 21, 2019 - ANNUAL CHRISTMAS MEMBERSHIP PARTY
Bring a dish to pass and enjoy a variety of different presentation of your slides, movies or videos in an informal meeting. Please contact Jeff Marker about any special equipment needs.
January 18, 2020 - THE DAYS OF THE NORTH SHORE LINE
By Tim Iverson
Tim will travel the North Shore Line from Milwaukee to Chicago with all stops between. His collection is one of the best ones around as we honor the North Shore this month.
February 15, 2020 - RAPID TRANSIT LINE MILWAUKEE-HALES CORNERS
By Charles Damaske
This program will show the construction of the Rapid Transit line from downtown Milwaukee to West Junction and finally to Hales Corners. This was a massive undertaking by the Electric Company with early scenes of cars, equipment, construction and operation of this line.
March 21, 2020 - ELECTRIC LINES I HAVE KNOWN
By Richard Apel
Take a trip with TMER&THS member, Dick Apel, along the Shore Lines from Indiana through Chicago to Milwaukee is this slide presentation of traction lines past. Included will be the streetcars of Milwaukee in this show featuring slides by Dick and various noted traction photographers.
April 18, 2020 - THEY ONCE SERVED MILWAUKEE
By Dick Pfieffer
Join us as we travel from the earlies days of TM traveling its many branches, high and low point to Speedrail and the end of an era. This is Milwaukee Electric 101 and not to be missed with Dick at the controller.
Programs are held on the third Saturday of every month at Waterstone Bank located at 6560 S. 27th St, Oak Creek, WI. Doors open at 2 p.m. and programs begin at 2:30 p.m. Facility is handicap accessible.

MCTS Route 27 (to Walmart) and Purple Express buses serve the meeting location, the first stop south of College Avenue in front of the Home Depot. The Bank is directly opposite on the east side of the street.
The Milwaukee Electric Railway & Transit Historical Society
PO. 371333 Milwaukee, WI. 53237-1333

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