Evenings on the Lake: The Pennsylvania Railroad and the Johnstown Flood of 1889

Date: 
Saturday, August 18, 2018 - 7:00pm

Join Volunteer-In-Park (VIP) Brandon Sliko for, “The Pennsylvania Railroad and the Johnstown Flood of 1889.” Brandon will discuss the Pennsylvania Railroad operations on May 31, 1889, as well as the deteriorating conditions of the railroad mainline on that historic date. Brandon will also discuss the rebuilding of the mainline in the days and months following the disaster.

Location: 
Johnstown Flood National Memorial
733 Lake Road
South Fork, PA 15956
Contact Name/Organization: 
Johnstown Flood National Memorial
Contact Email Address: 
nathan_koozer@nps.gov
Contact Phone Number: 
(814) 886-6170
Cost of Event: 
FREE