My Library - Magazine Articles By Category: Model Railroad Shows

!!Syracuse!!

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1991 #5 October
Page:
8
Author:
Bob Jackson
Scale:
S
Description:
A report of the 1991 NASG Convention. Includes lots of photos.

"East Meets West": San Jose S Scale Convention

Magazine:
Railroad Model Craftsman 1978-01
Page:
82
Author:
Don Fiehmann
Scale:
S
Description:
This article covers the author's visit to the 4th annual NASG convention in San Jose, California, organized by the East & West S Gauge Model Railroad Club. The author, an HO-scale modeler, was invited to do a clinic presentation, hence his attendance at the convention. (Note that according to the NASG web site, it was actually the sixth NASG convention)

"S" Fest Report

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1990 #6 December
Page:
13
Author:
Pete Mihelich
Scale:
S
Description:
The author shares the activities at the 1990 Fall S Fest. Includes one group photo.

'S' Fest '92

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1993 #1 February
Page:
32
Author:
Pete Mihelich
Scale:
S
Description:
Report on the 1992 Fall S Fest in Elk Grove Village, IL.

11th Annual Fall "S" Fest Wrap-up

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1987 #2 Spring
Page:
5
Author:
Vera Geerts
Scale:
S
Description:
A brief summary of the events at the show.

14th Annual Spring S Spree 2001

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2001 #1 February
Page:
2
Author:
Alan Evans
Scale:
S
Description:
Information about the show in Columbus, Ohio.

15th National Narrow Gauge Convention

Magazine:
S/Sn3 Modeling Guide 1995-10
Page:
27
Author:
Bill Wade
Description:
Photos and a brief summary of the convention.

1983 NASG National Convention

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1983 #1 Winter
Page:
4
Authors:
John A. Medland & Paul V. Riley
Scale:
S
Description:
The authors introduce the 1983 NASG Convention, organized by the Bristol S Gauge Railroaders club.

1984 NASG Convention: A Family Reunion

Magazine:
S Gaugian 1984-11/12
Page:
18
Author:
John W. Steinbach
Scale:
S
Description:
The story about the Convention, with several photos of people there, and many photos of the models at the show.

1985 "S" Gauge "Gold Rush" Convention

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1985 #1 Winter
Page:
4
Author:
Ed Loizeaux
Scale:
S
Description:
Information about all the activities at the upcoming 1985 NASG Convention.

1994 Columbia River Convention

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1994 #1 February
Page:
8
Author:
Gil Hulin
Scale:
S
Description:
Introduction to the 1994 NASG Convention in Vancouver, Washington. Includes a couple of photos taken in the area.

1994 Columbia River Convention

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1994 #2 April
Page:
6
Author:
Gil Hulin
Scale:
S
Description:
Information about clinics, contests, and local attractions for the 1994 NASG Convention.

1994 NASG Columbia River Convention Summary

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1994 #5 October
Page:
6
Author:
Jeff Madden
Scale:
S
Description:
The author describes his Amtrak trip to the 1994 NASG Convention, and reviews the activities there. The article continues over many pages and includes lots of photos of people and models.

1994-5 Flyer Fest

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1995 #1 February
Page:
17
Author:
Jeff Madden
Scale:
S
Description:
Photos of the temporary layout set up as part of the event.

1995 NASG Convention Schedule

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1995 #2 April
Page:
15
Scale:
S
Description:
A detailed schedule of the 1995 NASG Convention.

1995 NMRA Prize Parade

Magazine:
Model Railroader 1995-11
Page:
82
Author:
Randy Sappo
Scale:
S
Description:
This page shows a photo of Randy's Moon Run station, which won first price in the Online Structures category. Although freelanced, it is based on the Chesapeake & Ohio depot in Thurmond, W. Va. It's entirely scratchbuilt of cardstock.

1998 NASG "Minuteman Express" Model Contest

Magazine:
S/Sn3 Modeling Guide 1998-02/03
Page:
16
Author:
Jay Rogers
Scale:
S
Description:
Information about the contests that will be held at the 1998 NASG Convention.

1998 NASG Model Contest Results

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1998 #5 October
Page:
8
Author:
Jeff Madden
Scale:
S
Description:
A listing of all the winners of the contests held at the 1998 NASG Convention. Photos follow in the subsequent pages, followed by a full summary by the editor.

1999 Convention Report

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1999 #5 October
Page:
10
Author:
Jeff Madden
Scale:
S
Description:
A report about the 1999 NASG Convention, with lots of photos.

1999 NASG Convention Update

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1999 #2 April
Page:
14
Author:
unaccredited
Scale:
S
Description:
Several pages with info and photos about the Convention, and the Convention cars.

2000 NASG Convention Report

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2000 #5 October
Page:
9
Author:
Jeff Madden
Scale:
S
Description:
A full report of the Convention in San Jose.

2001 Convention Report

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2001 #5 October
Page:
10
Author:
Jeff Madden
Scale:
S
Description:
A full report along with photos of the 2001 NASG Convention in Scranton, PA.

2002 Convention Report

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2002 #5 October
Page:
10
Author:
Jeff Madden
Scale:
S
Description:
The article covers the events at the 2002 NASG Convention. The preceding page and the pages of the article itself have lots of photos taken at the event.

2002 Fall S Fest Roundup

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2002 #6 December
Page:
19
Author:
Jeff Madden
Scale:
S
Description:
A handful of photos with captions.

2002 NMRA National Model Contest Winners

Magazine:
Model Railroader 2002-10
Page:
74
Author:
David Popp
Description:
Photos of the contest winners' models are shown, including Marcelo Lordeiro of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, for his S-scale meter-gauge Sao Paulo Railway 2-6-0.

2007 NASG Convention - Baltimore

Magazine:
S Gaugian 2007-11/12
Page:
22
Author:
Don Heimburger
Scale:
S
Description:
Photos and contests results of the convention.

2009 Fall S Fest - Rockford, Illinois

Magazine:
S Gaugian 2010-01/02
Page:
4
Author:
Don Heimburger
Scale:
S
Description:
A photo essay of the event.

2009 NASG Convention - St. Louis

Magazine:
S Gaugian 2010-01/02
Page:
5
Author:
Don Heimburger
Scale:
S
Description:
A photo essay of the event.

2010 Duluth Convention Report

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2010 #5 October
Page:
9
Author:
Jeff Madden
Scale:
S
Description:
Comments and photos of the 2010 NASG Convention.

2010 NASG National Convention

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2009 #6 December
Page:
9
Author:
Steve Doyle
Scale:
S
Description:
More details about the 2010 NASG Convention, including what can be done before and after the show.

2010 S Spree Report

Magazine:
S Gaugian 2010-07/08
Page:
5
Author:
Woody Woo
Scale:
S
Description:
A report on the happenings at the show, as well as several photos.

2011 Fall S Fest Round Up

Magazine:
S Gaugian 2012-01/02
Page:
5
Author:
Charley Taylor
Scale:
S
Description:
A brief summary and some photos taken at the event.

2012 National Narrow Gauge Convention Preview

Magazine:
Railroad Model Craftsman 2012-03
Page:
76
Author:
Paul Scoles
Description:
This preview articles covers Dave Woodrell's Sn3, Dale Kreutzer's Sn3, Di Voss' HO-scale, Bob Christopherson's Sn3, Roger Nulton's S-scale, and JJ Johnston's HO-scale layouts, with photos of each.

2014 NASG Convention - The Heartland S-press

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2014 #2 April
Page:
15
Authors:
Steve Lunde & Roy Meissner
Scale:
S
Description:
The Badgerland S Gaugers and the State-Line S Gaugers introduce the 2014 NASG Convention, to be held in Oconomowoc, Wisconsin. In addition to briefly covering the planned activities, there are also photos of the area layouts that will be open for tours.

2015 Annual Meeting Models Part 1

Magazine:
The Keystone Modeler 93 Summer 2015
Page:
33
Author:
various authors
Description:
High-quality photos taken at this year's annual meeting of freight cars, modular dioramas, cabin cars, and freight trains.

2015 Annual Meeting Models Part 2

Magazine:
The Keystone Modeler 94 Autumn 2015
Page:
15
Author:
various authors
Description:
High-quality photos taken of models at the annual PRRT&HS meeting.

2015 O Scale National Convention Roundup

Magazine:
O Scale Resource 2015-11/12
Page:
11
Author:
Dan Dawdy
Scale:
O
Description:
The author shares many photos from the The 2015 O Scale National Convention held in September in Indianapolis.

2015 S Fest St. Louis, MO

Magazine:
S Scale Resource 2015-12/01
Page:
8
Author:
Robert Nicholson
Scale:
S
Description:
Photos of some well-known S-scale people, products for sale, and the local layout.

2015 Spring S Spree

Magazine:
S Scale Resource 2015-06/07
Page:
7
Author:
Glenn Guerra
Scale:
S
Description:
The Spring S Spree show was held May 8 and 9, 2015 in Dayton, Ohio, and is hosed by the Miami Valley S Gaugers. The author shares the many photos he took at the annual event.

2016 Annual Meeting Models 2

Magazine:
The Keystone Modeler 98 Autumn 2016
Page:
16
Author:
The TKM Staff
Description:
More photos of the models on display at the 2016 annual society meeting.

2016 LSR Convention

Magazine:
The Marker Lamp Vol 62 #1 2016
Page:
17
Description:
A preview of the Dallas, Texas-area convention's layout, activities, tours, and surrounding area.

2016 Narrow Gauge Convention Highlights

Magazine:
Model Railroad Hobbyist 2016-11
Page:
124
Author:
John Huntzinger
Description:
This is a report of the annual convention, this year held in Augusta, Maine, September, 2016. Includes many model photos.

2016 NASG National Convention Novi, Michigan

Magazine:
S Scale Resource 2016-10/11
Page:
9
Author:
Daniel Dawdy
Scale:
S
Description:
The author reports on the 2016 NASG Convention, sponsored by the Southeastern Michigan S Gaugers, and held at the Sheraton Detroit Novi Hotel in Novi, Michigan. The author was one of the vendors are the show. Includes many photos taken at the show, including of the layouts set up at the show.

21st Century Limited Model Contest

Magazine:
Model Railroader 2000-11
Page:
72
Authors:
Jim Hediger & Marty McGuirk
Description:
Winners in the National Model Railroad Association's 2000 national contest.

27th Fall SFest Numbers Outstanding

Magazine:
S Gaugian 2003-01/02
Page:
18
Author:
Terry Dyer
Scale:
S
Description:
The author provides an overview of the 2002 Fall S Fest held in Tinley Park, Illinois. In addition to the large vendor area, there were also clinics and operating layouts.

28th National Narrow Gauge Convention Preview of Seattle Layouts

Magazine:
Narrow Gauge And Short Line Gazette 2008-07/08
Page:
61
Description:
Several photos of layouts that will be open during the convention, including Dale Kreutzer's Sn3 RGS, Bill Busacca's Sn3 RGS, Russ Segner's Sn3 D&RGW, Dave Woodrell's Sn3 RGS, and Brian Ellerby Sn3 Copper River & Yukon layouts.

64 Reasons for Going to the Convention Part I

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2000 #2 April
Page:
11
Author:
Ed Loizeaux
Scale:
S
Description:
The first 32 of 64 reasons are listed here.

64 Reasons for Going to the Convention Part II

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2000 #3 June
Page:
8
Author:
Ed Loizeaux
Scale:
S
Description:
The second 32 of 64 reasons are listed here.

7th Annual Sn3 Symposium

Magazine:
3/16 "S"cale Railroading 1992-06/07
Page:
40
Author:
Dick Karnes
Scale:
Sn3
Description:
A review of all the activities as the show. Photos are shown starting on page 61.

9th National Narrow Gauge Convention

Magazine:
3/16 "S"cale Railroading 1989-12/01
Page:
8
Author:
Mel Medhurst
Description:
The author describes his visit to the convention held in Durango, Colorado in September 1989. Includes info about S manufacturers at the show.

A "Your Pics" Special Presentation

Magazine:
1:64 Modeling Guide 2009 Fall
Page:
22
Scale:
S
Description:
These pages show photos taken by Bob Werre during the 2009 NASG convention of Bob Hogan's models. They include steam and diesel locomotives, and box-, stock-, and passenger cars.

A Colorful Fall S Fest

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2001 #6 December
Page:
17
Author:
Jeff Madden
Scale:
S
Description:
A few photos taken at the 2001 Fall S Fest.

A Lingering Look at Dayton '75

Magazine:
Railroad Model Craftsman 1975-11
Page:
64
Description:
A series of photos of the NMRA convention in Dayton, Ohio. Among the many photos are two of the "William Crooks," a 4-4-0 built for the St. Paul & Pacific in 1861 was the prototype for this S-scale model, which one first place in the steam locomotive category, built from scratch by Reg Bilodeau of Ottowa, Ontario. Also included is a photo of Gil Freitag's grist mill.

Adventures in Badgerland

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1996 #3 June
Page:
23
Author:
Dick Kloes
Description:
The story of how members of the Badgerland S Gaugers made it to the NMRA convention in Madison, Wisconsin.

Altoona and the "Curve" Will Welcome the NASG in 1995

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1994 #6 December
Page:
22
Author:
Gregg Miller
Scale:
S
Description:
A complete introduction to the 1995 NASG Convention and all planned activities. Includes two photos taken on the Altoona Curve.

Altoona Convention Update

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1995 #3 June
Page:
8
Author:
Gregg Miller
Scale:
S
Description:
Clinics update for the 1995 NASG Convention. Also, model contests to be held at the Convention, including new rules.

American Flyer Rarities at the York TCA Show

Magazine:
S Gaugian 2010-09/10
Page:
28
Author:
Bill Clark
Scale:
S
Description:
The author describes the rare products he found at the April 2010 TCA York show.

Are You Ready for Kansas City?

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1989 #2 April
Page:
13
Author:
Bill Whitmore
Scale:
S
Description:
In introduction to what can be seen in Kansas City when in town for the NASG Convention.

Astro Rail '89 - Report from Houston

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1989 #5 October
Page:
16
Author:
Bob Werre
Scale:
S
Description:
The NMRA's Astro Rail 1989 convention in Houston, Texas saw the first public showing of the Houston S Gaugers' modular club layout. The NMRA even offered an S-scale convention car.

Atlanta Georgia Railway Prototype Modelers Meet

Magazine:
S Scale Resource 2014-12/01
Page:
7
Author:
Robert Hogan
Description:
This was the first-ever such meet in Atlanta, Georgia, with several S-scale modelers making an appearance. They brought a large number of S-scale equipment for show, and some of those are shown in photos accompanying the article.

Bayou City Limited

Magazine:
The Marker Lamp Vol 63 #1 2017
Page:
22
Author:
Robert Ashcraft
Description:
Introduction to the NMRA Lone Star Division convention in Houston, Texas in June 2017. Includes photos of local layouts and area attractions.

Best in Show Duluth 2010

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2010 #5 October
Page:
8
Author:
R. James Whipple
Scale:
S
Description:
Contest winners report for the 2010 NASG Convention.

Best of Show

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2003 #5 October
Page:
8
Author:
unaccredited
Scale:
S
Description:
A listing of the contest winners at the 2003 NASG Convention, with photos of Andy Malette's and Kenny Palmer's entries.

Best of Show

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2004 #5 October
Page:
8
Author:
unaccredited
Scale:
S
Description:
A listing of the winners of the modeling contests at the 2004 NASG Convention.

Best of Show

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2005 #5 October
Page:
8
Author:
unaccredited
Scale:
S
Description:
A listing of the contest winners at the 2005 NASG Convention.

Best of Show Steamtown 2001

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2001 #5 October
Page:
8
Author:
unaccredited
Scale:
S
Description:
A listing of all who won contest awards. Includes several photos of the winners. This issue's cover includes some of the model photos in color.

Better Late Than Never...

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1994 #3 June
Page:
22
Author:
John Porter
Scale:
S
Description:
Photos and a description of John Porter's 1st place freight car contest win in the 1993 NASG Convention. He also received the best-of-show award.

Both the Fall S Fest and the Badgerland S Gaugers to Celebrate 25 Years

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2000 #3 June
Page:
24
Author:
unaccredited
Scale:
S
Description:
Detailed information about the 2000 Fall S Fest, its history and the Badgerland club's history. Includes photos of layouts open during the event.

Branch Lines

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2014 #1 February
Page:
20
Author:
Jeff Madden
Scale:
S
Description:
The author describes the 2013 Fall S Fest organized by the State-Line S Gaugers in Janesville, Wisconsin. There are also photos of the South Jersey S Gaugers November 2013 train show.

Branch Lines II

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2014 #1 February
Page:
29
Scale:
S
Description:
Information about the May 2014 Flyer Fest West train show. Includes photos of layouts and the Cable Car Museum.

Central Jersey S Scalers 8th Annual Fall Get-Together

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1989 #6 December
Page:
19
Author:
Don Thompson
Scale:
S
Description:
The three-day show was held in November. The author covers all the activities during that time, with 60+ people attending. Includes a track plan of the modular layout's set-up at the show.

Chicago March Meet Model Contest Results

Magazine:
O Scale Resource 2016-05/06
Page:
47
Scale:
O
Description:
Photos of many of the entries that won awards at the Chicago O Scale Meet 2016.

Chicago O Scale Meet 2016

Magazine:
O Scale Resource 2016-05/06
Page:
13
Author:
Dan Dawdy
Scale:
O
Description:
The people and new products at this annual show.

Chicagoland RPM Meet Gets a Taste of S Scale

Magazine:
S Scale Resource 2017-12/01
Page:
44
Author:
Jim Kindraka
Scale:
S
Description:
A report on S-scale's presence at the 2017 Railroad Prototype Modelers in Lisle, Illinois (the meet is hosted by two "closet" S-scale modelers). Includes photos taken at the event.

Cleveland Area Spring S Spree 2000 is Planned as a "Weekend Retreat"

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2000 #1 February
Page:
8
Author:
Joshua Seltzer
Scale:
S

Cleveland O Scale Show

Magazine:
O Scale Resource 2017-01/02
Page:
10
Author:
Dan Dawdy
Scale:
O
Description:
A review and many photos of the show.

Complete Text of the Convention Brochure

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1981 #6 November
Page:
10
Author:
Lee McCarty
Scale:
S
Description:
The full brochure text of the Cuyahoga Valley "S" Gauge Association's invitation to the 1982 NASG Convention.

Confessions of a Hi-railer

Magazine:
O Scale Trains Magazine 33 July 2007
Page:
23
Author:
Hobo D. Hirailer
Scale:
O
Description:
Reports on what was seen at the 2007 York train show.

Contest Results

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1985 #3 Summer
Page:
8
Author:
Kent Singer
Scale:
S
Description:
A listing and some photos of all the contest winners at the 1985 NASG Convention.

Contest Winners

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1994 #5 October
Page:
7
Author:
Bob Werre
Scale:
S
Description:
Photos and a brief description of the models at the 1994 NASG Convention.

Contest Winners

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2004 #5 October
Page:
16
Author:
Bob Werre
Scale:
S
Description:
Photos of some of the contest-winning models.

Contest Winners

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2009 #5 October
Page:
17
Author:
Bob Werre
Scale:
S
Description:
Bob shows photos of the models that won contests at the 2009 NASG Convention.

Contest Winners

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2010 #5 October
Page:
21
Author:
Bob Werre
Scale:
S
Description:
Photos of the contest winners' models at the 2010 NASG Convention.

Convention Outlook

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1984 #4 Fall
Page:
5
Authors:
Elaine Powell & Sam Powell
Scale:
S
Description:
Some quick notes about the 1984 NASG Convention, include contest winners.

Convention Report

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2011 #5 October
Page:
8
Authors:
Jeff Madden & Jay Mellon
Scale:
S
Description:
The 2011 NASG Convention was held in conjunction with the 2011 NMRA Convention and NTS Train Show in Sacramento, California. Includes photos of layouts, attendees, contest models, etc.

Denver Zephyr '97

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1997 #2 April
Page:
8
Authors:
Glenn Sponholtz & Karl Sellers
Scale:
S
Description:
Prototype railroading in the Denver area when on the way to and from the 1997 NASG Convention.

Denver Zephyr '97

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1997 #2 April
Page:
10
Author:
Jerry Porter
Scale:
S
Description:
A listing of clinics and local layouts open at the 1997 NASG Convention.

Denver Zephyr '97 Convention Update

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1997 #1 February
Page:
12
Author:
unaccredited
Scale:
S
Description:
Some more updates about the 1997 NASG Convention.

Denver Zephyr 1997

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1996 #6 December
Page:
12
Scale:
S
Description:
A preview of the 1997 NASG Convention to be held in Denver, Colorado.

Dispatch at the 1997 National Model and Hobby Show

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1997 #6 December
Page:
8
Author:
Will Holt
Scale:
S
Description:
The author reports S-scale models shown at the National Model and Hobby Show in Chicago, Illinois.

Domes Show Gallery

Magazine:
All Scale Rails 2015-05/06
Page:
14
Author:
Kevin Domrois
Description:
Many photos of recent years' train shows at the Mitchell Park Horticultural Conservatory in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

Domes Train Show 2017 Show Gallery

Magazine:
All Scale Rails 2017-03/04
Page:
53
Authors:
Kevin Domrois & Bonnie Domrois
Scale:
multi
Description:
This is a photo essay of the layouts set up at this annual event.

Duluth 2010 Convention Roundup

Magazine:
S Gaugian 2010-09/10
Page:
5
Author:
unaccredited
Scale:
S
Description:
A couple of small photos and a listing of the contest winners.

Eastern Junction

Magazine:
1:64 Modeling Guide 2010 Fall
Page:
24
Author:
Gary Carmichael
Scale:
S
Description:
The author mentions the S-scale activities and models at the 2010 Narrow Gauge Convention, and covers the start of a Ohio River & Western locomotive using a Railmaster Exports Sn3 2-8-0 kit. Includes several construction photos.

Eastern Junction

Magazine:
1:64 Modeling Guide 2010 Spring
Page:
25
Author:
Gary Carmichael
Scale:
S
Description:
Quite a bit of S-scale available at the Mid West Narrow Gauge Show/Mini-Bunch meet held earlier in 2010 in Canfield, Ohio. The Sn2 "Free-Mo" layout by the Sn2 Crew, of which Gary is a member, had a 23'x40' layout set up. Also, the Pittsburgh S Gaugers (of which Gary is also a member) had their layout set up at two Greenberg shows. Photos appear on page 31 of the issue.

Eastern Junction

Magazine:
1:64 Modeling Guide 2012 Fall
Page:
20
Author:
Gary Carmichael
Scale:
S
Description:
Gary reports on what he saw at the Northern Ohio S Scalers' meet, which included vendors, clinics, and displayed models.

Eastern PA 2 Rail Scale Train Show Strasburg, PA

Magazine:
O Scale Resource 2016-11/12
Page:
60
Author:
Daniel Dawdy
Scale:
O
Description:
A review of the show held on October 15, 2016. Includes photos of the show, as well as the nearby Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania.

Elaine's Elaborations

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1983 #1 Winter
Page:
2
Author:
Elaine Powell
Scale:
S
Description:
Attending NASG Conventions, as told from a woman's perspective, and how can Conventions be held so as to reduce the costs to those attending them?

Elaine's Elaborations

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1984 #1 Winter
Page:
2
Author:
Elaine Powell
Scale:
S
Description:
Why would a club want to organize and host an NASG Convention or other major event?

Entering Model Contests

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2014 #1 February
Page:
10
Author:
Monte Heppe
Scale:
S
Description:
The author describes how to prepare a model to be entered for a contest (specifically the annual NASG Convention contests).

Extra 2011 West

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2011 #1 February
Page:
8
Author:
Ed Loizeaux
Scale:
S
Description:
Detailed information about the 2011 NASG Convention later in the year.

Extra 2011 West

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2011 #2 April
Page:
8
Authors:
Ed Loizeaux & Lee Johnson
Scale:
S
Description:
Information about the upcoming 2011 NASG Convention, which is a joint-NMRA convention.

Fall 'S' Fest Report

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2012 #6 December
Page:
19
Author:
Jeff Madden
Scale:
S
Description:
The 37th annual Fall S Fest was held in the Milwaukee area and hosted by the Badgerland S Gaugers, with about 400-500 people attending. The show report includes photos taken at the event.

Fall S Fest

Magazine:
S Scale Resource 2016-12/01
Page:
8
Author:
Glenn Guerra
Scale:
S
Description:
A report of the 2016 show in Oconomowoc, Wisconsin, with lots of photos.

Fall S Fest 2004

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2004 #6 December
Page:
14
Author:
Jeff Madden
Scale:
S
Description:
A report of the 29th annual Fall S Fest hosted by the Badgerland S Gaugers in the Milwaukee, Wisconsin, area.

Fall S Fest Report

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1981 #6 November
Page:
2
Author:
Jim Kindraka
Scale:
S
Description:
Report of the CASG-BSG Fall S Fest held near Chicago.

Fall S Fest Report

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2009 #6 December
Page:
14
Author:
Jeff Madden
Scale:
S
Description:
A brief review of the show and some photos.

Fall S Fest Report - 2010

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2010 #6 December
Page:
19
Author:
Jeff Madden
Scale:
S
Description:
Photos and a review of the 2010 Fall S Fest in Tinley Park.

Fall S Fest... Records Broken; Founders Honored

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2000 #6 December
Page:
11
Author:
Jeff Madden
Scale:
S
Description:
A report on the show held in Waukesha, Wisconsin. Includes a number of photos of people attending the event.

Fall S Fest: Just for the Fun of It

Magazine:
S Gaugian 2008-01/02
Page:
20
Author:
Charley Taylor
Scale:
S
Description:
The 2007 Fall S Fest in St. Louis had over 600 attendees and 250 trading tables. There were three local A.F. clubs set-up with their layouts. Includes photos of the newest River Raisin items and people in attendance.

Fighting Fatigue in Woburn

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1983 #3 Summer
Page:
13
Author:
David Bredemeier
Scale:
S
Description:
Having just joined the Bristol S Gauge Railroaders club, the author describes his experience being part of the hosting club of an NASG Convention.

First Dayton Area S Spree A Success!

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1999 #3 June
Page:
10
Author:
unaccredited
Scale:
S
Description:
Photos and a recap of the first S Spree organized by Miami Valley S Gaugers of Dayton, Ohio.

First Michigan Spree a Success

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2010 #3 June
Page:
14
Author:
Jeff Madden
Scale:
S
Description:
Report about the show.

First Place Awards

Magazine:
Narrow Gauge And Short Line Gazette 2008-11/12
Page:
95
Description:
2008 National Narrow Gauge Convention award winners' models photographed, including Jim Bell's Sn3 D&RGW #485 work train

Flyer Fest West 2007

Magazine:
S Gaugian 2007-09/10
Page:
20
Author:
Bob Bubeck
Scale:
S
Description:
The author reports on the activities at the eight annual Flyer Fest West held by the Sacramento Valley American Flyer Club May 4-6 in Elk Grove, California.

Flyer Fest West IV

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2003 #3 June
Page:
33
Author:
David Dewey
Scale:
S
Description:
A behind-the-scenes review of the show held in 2003.

Flyer Modules Win Award at Milwaukee Trainfest

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1998 #6 December
Page:
15
Author:
Jeff Madden
Scale:
S
Description:
Ron Schlicht and Jim Starosta, members of the Badgerland S Gaugers received the award for their 6 American Flyer straight modules at the 1998 Trainfest.

FlyerFest 2001-2002

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2002 #1 February
Page:
8
Author:
Jeff Madden
Scale:
S
Description:
After a brief introduction to this informal event, the author describes what happened at Phil Moser's home with nearly 950 feet of AF track laid down. Includes a couple of photos taken at the event, as well as a rough track plan spanning almost the entire house.

Forty Years of S Gauge Conventions

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2000 #5 October
Page:
17
Author:
unaccredited
Scale:
S
Description:
A listing of all of the NASG Conventions from 1961 through 2002.

From the Firemans' Side of the Cab

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1981 #6 November
Page:
2
Author:
Jim Kindraka
Description:
The author relayed the stories he and some friends experienced railfanning on the way to the 1981 NASG Convention in New York.

From the Observation Lounge

Magazine:
1:64 Modeling Guide 2010 Fall
Page:
26
Author:
Jamie Bothwell
Scale:
S
Description:
A review of the tours, clinics, and all the other usual activities at the 2010 Duluth NASG Convention.

From the Observation Lounge

Magazine:
1:64 Modeling Guide 2010 Winter
Page:
26
Author:
Ed Loizeaux
Scale:
S
Description:
Comments on how S-scale vendors or layout displays can be grouped together at the 2011 NTS show.

From the Observation Lounge

Magazine:
1:64 Modeling Guide 2011 Spring
Page:
26
Author:
Robert L. Nalbone
Scale:
S
Description:
The author reports about the February 2011 World's Greatest Hobby Show in Edison, NJ. He observed that more NASG members were needed to man the NASG's booth, and that more S-scale layouts were needed at the show itself.

From the Publisher's Desk

Magazine:
S Scale Resource 2016-12/01
Page:
4
Author:
Amy Dawdy
Scale:
S
Description:
The parent company of this magazine, Model Railroad Resource, has bought the Indianapolis O Scale show, and has rebranded it the "Indianapolis O Scale
Show and S Scale Midwest Show".

Go West, Or Whatever, For S

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1994 #3 June
Page:
16
Author:
Gil Hulin
Scale:
S
Description:
More updates on the schedule of the 1994 NASG Convention. Includes some area prototype railfan photos, a list of the clinics, and the Amtrak timetable.

Great Northern Pacific Tour

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1998 #3 June
Page:
15
Author:
Gil Hulin
Scale:
S
Description:
The 1998 S-West III will be visiting Jess Bennett's layout as part of a three-layout tour.

Here Comes The 7th Annual Sn3 Symposium

Magazine:
3/16 "S"cale Railroading 1991-12/01
Page:
2
Author:
Mel Medhurst
Scale:
Sn3
Description:
Preliminary information about the Sn3 Symposium in San Diego, CA in February 1992.

Hickory

Magazine:
Railroad Model Craftsman 2011-11
Page:
98
Author:
William C. Schaumburg
Description:
A brief report and several photos of 31st National Narrow Gauge Convention in Hickory, NC. Photos include a couple of Lee Rainey's Sn2 module as part of the Sn2 Free-mo setup.

Highlights from Altoona NASG Convention

Magazine:
S Gaugian 2005-11/12
Page:
30
Author:
Don Heimburger
Scale:
S
Description:
The 2005 NASG Convention was held in Altoona, PA. This two-page article has lots of photos of people at the show, a listing of the winners of the contests, and a brief description of which vendors were at the show and the NASG awards handed out.

Highlights of the 2003 Fall S Fest in St. Louis

Magazine:
S Gaugian 2004-03/04
Page:
42
Authors:
Vince Love & Don Heimburger
Scale:
S

Holy "S" Batman!! 520 Register for 1997 Fall S-Fest

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1998 #1 February
Page:
22
Author:
Jeff Madden
Scale:
S
Description:
A brief review and some photos of the event.

Hoosier S Gaugers at the Lafayette Farm Toy Show

Magazine:
S Scale Resource 2017-06/07
Page:
9
Author:
Charles Malinowski
Scale:
S
Description:
The Hoosier S Gaugers club was invited and set up their T-Trak layout at the 2016 Farm Toy Show. Includes many photos of the club's layout, as well as many of the 1:64 farm dioramas at the show.

Horseshoe Curve 1995

Magazine:
S/Sn3 Modeling Guide 1995-08
Page:
32
Author:
Bill Wade
Scale:
S
Description:
A review of the 1995 NASG Convention in Altoona, Pennsylvania. Includes a number of contest model photos.

How To Get Board Promoting S

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1994 #6 December
Page:
33
Author:
Alan Evans
Scale:
S
Description:
The author built three display boards to indicate the differences between S-scale's track, couplers, and wheels.

Impressions of an Ambitious Convention-goer

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1990 #4 August
Page:
7
Author:
Pete Mihelich
Scale:
S
Description:
The author reports on all the activities in which he and his wife participated at the 1990 joint NMRA/NASG Convention.

Indianapolis O Scale Show S Scale Midwest

Magazine:
S Scale Resource 2017-12/01
Page:
10
Author:
Dan Dawdy
Scale:
S
Description:
A behind-the-scenes look at this show, and the first year the owners ran it.

Indianapolis S Scale Midwest Show

Magazine:
S Scale Resource 2017-10/11
Page:
60
Author:
Dan Dawdy
Scale:
S
Description:
This was the first show since the owners of the S Scale Resource magazine had bought the Indianapolis O Scale and rebranded it as the Indianapolis O Scale and S Scale Midwest Show. After a brief introduction, this article is a photo essay of the event.

It'll Be a Circus

Magazine:
S Gaugian 2003-05/06
Page:
7
Author:
Jeff Madden
Scale:
S
Description:
The author introduces the 2003 NASG Convention to be held in Oconomowoc, Wisconsin. A real-world circus train will be passing through town at the time of the Convention.

It's Great in Dayton in 2005

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2005 #1 February
Page:
20
Author:
Thomas C. Hartrum
Scale:
S
Description:
The behind-the-scenes story of the 1999 Spring S Spree car, which was a U.S. Army flat car with a crate labeled "From Roswell, NM to Wright-Patterson AFB", because legend has it that the aliens crashed in New Mexico are kept in Wright-Patterson. The author wound up being the one who built the crates for the car.

It's Steamtown in Scranton, Pennsylvania for the NASG Convention in 2001

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2000 #3 June
Page:
20
Author:
Ken Schwartz
Scale:
S
Description:
Prototype photos of things to see in Scranton, PA for the 2001 NASG Convention.

Jeff's Junction

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1996 #5 October
Page:
5
Author:
Jeff Madden
Scale:
S
Description:
Commentary about the S-scale-only regional and national events.

Jeff's Junction

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1997 #5 October
Page:
5
Author:
Jeff Madden
Scale:
S
Description:
The author attended the 1997 NMRA Convention and NTS show, and shares his views on how S-scale could be involved in those national events.

Jeff's Junction

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1998 #5 October
Page:
5
Author:
Jeff Madden
Scale:
S
Description:
The author shares his thoughts on how to improve NASG Conventions.

Jeff's Junction

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1999 #5 October
Page:
5
Author:
Jeff Madden
Scale:
S
Description:
The author reflects on joint NMRA/NASG conventions, conjunction conventions (at the same time but slightly different locations), and back-to-back conventions (same location, but one immediately following the other).

Jeff's Junction

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2000 #5 October
Page:
5
Author:
Jeff Madden
Scale:
S
Description:
The author makes the case for local clubs to consider starting a regional convention, similar to the Fall S Fest or the Spring S Spree.

Jeff's Junction

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2001 #5 October
Page:
6
Author:
Jeff Madden
Scale:
S
Description:
The issue of joint versus stand-alone NASG Conventions is discussed in this column, supplemented by comments by Josh Seltzer on the issue. The problem is that joint conventions aren't as well attended by S-scale modelers as when the convention is a stand-alone one.

Jeff's Junction

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2003 #5 October
Page:
5
Author:
Jeff Madden
Scale:
S
Description:
Celebrating his 10th year as editor of this magazine, the author reflects how to got "roped" into becoming an S-scale modeler. The column continues with a review of the 2003 NASG Convention, of which he was a co-chair.

Jeff's Junction

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2005 #5 October
Page:
5
Author:
Sam Powell
Scale:
S
Description:
In this guest editorial by Sam, he reflects on the 2005 NASG Convention and how he believes that the hi-rail modelers are now the main force in S-scale.

Jeff's Junction

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2009 #1 February
Page:
5
Author:
Jeff Madden
Scale:
S
Description:
How to justify the expense of going to conventions.

Jeff's Junction

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2010 #6 December
Page:
5
Author:
Jeff Madden
Scale:
S
Description:
The editor draws the distinction between two types of S-scale model railroad displays set up at train shows.

Jeff's Junctions

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2009 #5 October
Page:
5
Author:
Jeff Madden
Scale:
S
Description:
The editor is observing how NASG Convention attendance might be related to the general state of the economy, as well as the number of NASG members that live in the area where the Convention is held that year.

Kansas City '89 Convention Overview

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1989 #4 August
Page:
12
Author:
Dick Karnes
Scale:
S
Description:
The author reviews the 1989 NASG Convention.

Kansas City '89 Manufacturer News

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1989 #4 August
Page:
16
Author:
Dick Karnes
Scale:
S
Description:
A listing of what was new at the Convention.

Kansas City '89 NASG National Convention Model Contest Winners

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1989 #4 August
Page:
17
Author:
Kent Singer
Scale:
S
Description:
Photos of the model contests winners.

Kansas City 2015

Magazine:
S Scale Resource 2015-10/11
Page:
9
Author:
Glenn Guerra
Scale:
S
Description:
The author shares his experience attending the NASG convention for the first time. Includes many photos of the vendors, local layouts, and clinics.

Kansas City S Scale National Model Contest and Display

Magazine:
S Scale Resource 2015-10/11
Page:
17
Author:
Glenn Guerra
Scale:
S
Description:
Photos and description of the contest room's entries.

Lake Special #99

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1998 #6 December
Page:
10
Author:
unaccredited
Scale:
S
Description:
Introduction and description of the 1999 NASG Convention in Saint Paul, Minnesota. This covers several pages, and includes a few model photos.

Lake Special 99 Saint Paul

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1999 #3 June
Page:
12
Author:
unaccredited
Scale:
S
Description:
Several pages with info about the Convention, and the Convention cars.

Largest Area Ever for Upcoming Fall S Fest in Illinois

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2002 #3 June
Page:
17
Author:
Will Holt
Scale:
S
Description:
Some information about the upcoming 2002 Fall S Fest.

Layouts on Tour

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2001 #5 October
Page:
21
Author:
various authors
Scale:
S
Description:
A photo essay of local layouts open during the 2001 NASG Convention.

Layouts Seen at Worcester

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1998 #5 October
Page:
20
Authors:
Bob Werre & Jeff Madden
Scale:
S
Description:
Photos of layouts open during the layout tours at the 1998 NASG Convention.

Layouts Seen in California

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2000 #5 October
Page:
18
Author:
various authors
Scale:
S
Description:
Some photos of layouts that were open during the 2000 NASG Convention, including Bill Roberts' (includes a track plan of his layout), Don Harper's, Steve Anderson's, Jim Sweeney's, Ed Loizeaux', David Butterfield's, and a track plan of Lee Johnson's portable layout.

Layouts Seen in Minnesota

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1999 #5 October
Page:
20
Author:
various authors
Scale:
S
Description:
Various photos of area layouts open during the 1999 NASG Convention.

Len Giovannolli and the Xfer Caboose Caper

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1994 #6 December
Page:
14
Author:
Rollie Mercier
Scale:
S
Description:
The author built a cross-shaped caboose out of two A.F. cabooses, placed it on an A.F. crossing. He tells the story of how he was the auctioneer at the 1982 NASG Convention, and how and why Len bid on and won the contraption. Includes a photo of Len holding the work.

Lookout Junction

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2011 #1 February
Page:
15
Author:
John Eichmann
Scale:
S
Description:
Photos of "Lookout Junction" that will be at this year's national convention. Includes the layout's track plan.

Manufacturer of the Year

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1994 #5 October
Page:
13
Scale:
S
Description:
The 1994 award went to Tom Hodgson of American Hi-Rail, primarily for his steam and diesel conversion shells.

Milwaukee '85 Convention Wrapup

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1985 #3 Summer
Page:
12
Author:
Ken Zieska
Scale:
S
Description:
At the 1985 NMRA Convention, S-scale was well-represented by the largest layout at the convention. Photos accompany this brief article.

Milwaukee Trainfest 2012

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2012 #6 December
Page:
17
Author:
Jeff Madden
Scale:
S
Description:
Photos taken at the show, as well as at local layouts that were open for tours.

Mostly for the Ladies

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1996 #2 April
Page:
20
Author:
Nancy Held
Description:
The author describes all the plans that the 1996 NASG Convention will have for the ladies.

NASG 2002 National Convention Schedule

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2002 #2 April
Page:
8
Author:
unaccredited
Scale:
S
Description:
Events schedule for the 2002 NASG Convention, and tour descriptions. Includes several photos of layouts that are open during the Convention.

NASG 2003 Convention Report

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2003 #5 October
Page:
9
Author:
Jeff Madden
Scale:
S
Description:
Thorough review of the event, with lots of photos of people and models.

NASG 2004 Convention Report

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2004 #5 October
Page:
9
Author:
Jeff Madden
Scale:
S
Description:
A report of the events that took place at the 2004 NASG Convention. Includes many photos.

NASG 2005 Convention Report - Now and Then

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2005 #5 October
Page:
9
Author:
Jeff Madden
Scale:
S
Description:
A review of all the activities that took place at the Convention, followed by many pages of photos of models, layouts, and people.

NASG 2006 Convention Report

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2006 #5 October
Page:
8
Author:
Jeff Madden
Scale:
S
Description:
A full report of the 2006 NASG Convention held in Pontiac, Michigan.

NASG 50th Anniversary Convention

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2010 #2 April
Page:
8
Author:
Walt Jopke
Scale:
S
Description:
Many details about the upcoming 2010 NASG Convention, including Tony Koester as the special banquet speaker.

NASG Annual Convention

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1996 #5 October
Page:
10
Author:
Jeff Madden
Scale:
S
Description:
Photos, contest winners, and a summary of the 1996 NASG Convention in Dearborn, Michigan.

NASG Annual Convention

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1997 #5 October
Page:
8
Author:
Jeff Madden
Scale:
S
Description:
Photos and a report of the 1997 NASG Convention in Denver, CO.

NASG Annual Convention -Horseshoe Curve 1995-

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1995 #5 October
Page:
9
Author:
Jeff Madden
Scale:
S
Description:
The author describes the events at the Convention. Includes many photos taken at the event.

NASG Annual Membership Business Meeting Minutes - 1997

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1997 #5 October
Page:
36
Author:
unaccredited
Scale:
S
Description:
A report of what happened at the general membership meeting at the 1997 NASG Convention.

NASG Board of Trustees (BOT) Meeting Minutes - 1997

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1997 #5 October
Page:
36
Author:
unaccredited
Scale:
S
Description:
A report of what happened at the BOT meeting at the 1997 NASG Convention.

NASG Contest Awards

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2000 #5 October
Page:
8
Author:
Jeff Madden
Scale:
S
Description:
A listing of the model contest winners of the 2000 NASG Convention. Includes photos of Dick Karnes and his best-of-show model. Photos of the various models start on page 14.

NASG Contest Winners

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1999 #5 October
Page:
8
Author:
Steve Monson
Scale:
S
Description:
Contest results, and a detailed description of the models, from the 1999 NASG Convention, including some photos.

NASG Convention 2014

Magazine:
S Scale Resource 2014-10/11
Page:
6
Author:
Glenn Guerra
Scale:
S
Description:
A photo essay of the 2014 NASG Convention.

NASG Convention Highlights

Magazine:
S Gaugian 2010-03/04
Page:
5
Author:
Steve Doyle
Scale:
S
Description:
Further updates on events planned for the 2010 NASG Convention.

NASG Dearborn Convention Schedule

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1996 #3 June
Page:
8
Scale:
S
Description:
The times and events taking place at the 1996 NASG Convention.

NASG Functions at the San Jose NASG/NMRA Convention

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2000 #3 June
Page:
10
Author:
unaccredited
Scale:
S

NASG Model Contest

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1990 #4 August
Page:
17
Author:
Kent Singer
Scale:
S
Description:
A listing of all the winners, and photos of the models taken at the 1990 NASG Convention.

NASG Model Contest

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1992 #5 October
Page:
10
Author:
Kent Singer
Scale:
S
Description:
A listing and photos of the contest winners at the 1992 NASG Convention.

NASG Model Contest

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1993 #5 October
Page:
6
Author:
Kent Singer
Scale:
S
Description:
A listing of the 1993 NASG Convention's contest winners, with photos of the models.

NASG Model Contest

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1994 #5 October
Page:
6
Scale:
S
Description:
A listing of the contest winners at the 1994 NASG Convention.

NASG Model Contest

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1995 #5 October
Page:
9
Scale:
S
Description:
The results of the model contests at the 1995 NASG Convention. Photos of the models are shown on the subsequent pages.

NASG National Meet

Magazine:
S Scale Resource 2017-10/11
Page:
9
Author:
Glenn Guerra
Scale:
S
Description:
A brief description of the show, and lots of photos taken at the event.

NASG to Support Regional Conventions

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2003 #5 October
Page:
28
Author:
Gil Hulin
Scale:
S
Description:
The author is spear-heading the Puget Sound 2004 regional convention. This article covers the details. (Hindsight being 20/20, the convention was not a financial success, so this was the one and only regional convention the NASG ever participated in).

National Conventions of 1997

Magazine:
S/Sn3 Modeling Guide 1997-10/11
Page:
18
Author:
Bill Wade
Scale:
S
Description:
The author recounts his visits to the 1997 NMRA, NASG, and Narrow Gauge Conventions. Includes photos taken at the shows.

New at the Spree

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2003 #3 June
Page:
16
Author:
Jeff Madden
Scale:
S
Description:
A page of photos of new products taken at the 2003 Spring S Spree.

New Brunswick '88 Convention Overview

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1988 #4 October
Page:
8
Author:
Dick Karnes
Scale:
S
Description:
The author reports on his visit to the 1988 NASG Convention. Includes several photos, including most of the contest winners' models.

New from the North

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2014 #1 February
Page:
27
Authors:
Andy Malette & Jim Martin
Scale:
S
Description:
The authors cover the local shows that The S Scale Workshop members attend, and how they help the effort of spreading the news of S-scale modeling in Canada. Includes some photos of show attendees.

New Location for 12th Annual Spring S-Spree - Dayton, Ohio

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1999 #1 February
Page:
23
Author:
Rick Smith
Scale:
S
Description:
Detailed information about the 1999 Spring S-Spree, the first one being hosted by the Miami Valley S Gaugers.

NMRA 2011 Convention Report

Magazine:
Railroad Model Craftsman 2011-09
Page:
77
Author:
William C. Schaumburg
Description:
Photos of the various models found at the show.

NMRA/NASG Joint Convention

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1989 #5 October
Page:
22
Author:
Bill Wade
Scale:
S
Description:
The 1990 NASG Convention will have an opportunity to expose non-S modelers to our scale, or so the author speculates.

NNGC Preview: The Layouts of St. Louis Part I

Magazine:
Railroad Model Craftsman 2010-02
Page:
59
Author:
Gary Hoover
Description:
This article describes some of the layouts available for tours in St. Louis.

NNGC Preview: The Layouts of St. Louis Pt. II

Magazine:
Railroad Model Craftsman 2010-03
Page:
59
Author:
Tom Troughton
Scale:
multi
Description:
This installment covers Tom Troughton's Sn3 layout, John Waite's Sn3 layout, Richard Severance's On3 layout, Mike Van Hove's HO-scale layout, Roger Duffield's layout, Hal Shaffer's On3 layout, and John Scherr's HOn3 layout.

NNGC Preview: The Layouts of St. Louis Pt. III

Magazine:
Railroad Model Craftsman 2010-04
Page:
59
Author:
Gary Hoover
Description:
Shows photos of Greg Gray's O-scale, John Kalin's Sn3, and Herb Gilden's HO-scale layouts.

Northstar '99 Model Contest

Magazine:
Model Railroader 1999-10
Page:
68
Author:
George Sebastian-Coleman
Description:
Includes photos of the contest winners, including Tom Lennon's model of a converted American Flyer 0-8-0 to a scale Northern Pacific model that won the Steam Locomotive contest.

Notable Models at Narrow Gauge Northwest

Magazine:
3/16 "S"cale Railroading 1991-12/01
Page:
42
Author:
Dick Karnes
Scale:
Sn3
Description:
A photo essay of the interesting S-scale models found at the show in Seattle in August 1991.

Oconomowoc NASG Draws Happy S Campers

Magazine:
S Gaugian 2003-11/12
Page:
16
Author:
Don Heimburger
Scale:
S
Description:
Photos and a review of the 2003 National Association of S Gaugers Convention held in July 2003 in Oconomowoc, Wisconsin.

On The Road Again

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2002 #3 June
Page:
18
Author:
Bob Werre
Scale:
S
Description:
The author shows how he packs his equipment for train shows.

Perma-Bilt Kits

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2002 #1 February
Page:
14
Author:
Bill Fraley
Scale:
S
Description:
The author held two clinics at the 2001 NASG Convention about building this older kits. Wally Collins started this effort upon finding 80 kits in his basements. The article includes some tips the author gave at the clinics about building these 1950s-vintage kits. Includes several model photos in the author's collection.

Photostory

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1990 #4 August
Page:
12
Author:
Bob Jackson
Scale:
S
Description:
Photos, with captions, taken at the 1990 Convention.

Pittsburgh's The One!

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1990 #1 January
Page:
5
Scale:
S
Description:
All the details about the 1990 joint NMRA/NASG Convention in Pittsburgh, PA, including the schedule, a Pittsburgh map, clinics, layout tours, and prototype activities.

Plan for the 1994 Columbia River Convention

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1993 #6 December
Page:
10
Scale:
S
Description:
A brief introduction to the 1994 NASG Convention.

Presenting the Winners of the 1999 Readers' Choice Awards

Magazine:
Model Railroader 2000-08
Page:
72
Author:
George Sebastian-Coleman
Description:
Shows each of the new-for-1999 products that received the most votes.

President's Message

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1986 #2 Spring
Page:
2
Author:
Ed Loizeaux
Scale:
S
Description:
The various ways in which the non-S organizations and magazines are acknowledging S-scale efforts, and new companies and products that are flowing into S-scale.

President's Message

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1990 #4 August
Page:
4
Author:
Michael Ferraro
Scale:
S
Description:
The NASG President introduces the new Dispatch editor, and thanks all those involved in the leadership of the 1990 NASG Convention.

Recap of The 48th O Scale National Show in Indianapolis

Magazine:
O Scale Resource 2016-11/12
Page:
9
Author:
Daniel Dawdy
Scale:
O
Description:
A review of the show, including many photos. Also discussed is that the owners of O Scale Resource magazine have decided to buy this annual train show, and rename it the "Indianapolis O Scale Show and S Scale Midwest Show". Photos include Jim Canter's layout (previous owner of the show).

Recent S Meets

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2006 #6 December
Page:
13
Author:
Jeff Madden
Scale:
S
Description:
A quick review of the Fall S Fest and the Indianapolis S Show.

Report on the 2010 Toronto RPM Meet

Magazine:
Railroad Model Craftsman 2010-07
Page:
54
Author:
Vince Pugliese
Description:
Photo essay of some of the scale models found at the meet.

Report on the Upcoming NASG Convention

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1984 #1 Winter
Page:
12
Author:
Lee McCarty
Scale:
S
Description:
An update on the information for the upcoming 1984 NASG Convention.

Reports from the Puget Sound 2004 Regional

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2004 #5 October
Page:
13
Author:
various authors
Scale:
S
Description:
Various brief reports about the first (and only) regional NASG convention. Only 43 people registered, but there were lots of activities. Also includes a report from the NMRA's National Train Show and the S-scale vendors that were there.

S and O Scale National Convention Reports

Magazine:
Railroad Model Craftsman 1978-10
Page:
76
Author:
Jim Boyd
Description:
The author covers the 1978 NASG Convention held in Silver Spring, Maryland. He was the keynote speaker at the banquet. The second half of the article is by William C. Schaumburg, reporting on the Scale O National Convention held in King of Prussia, Pennsylvania.

S Climbs The Alleghenies

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2005 #1 February
Page:
8
Author:
Dick Karnes
Scale:
S
Description:
Some information about what goes on at an NASG Convention, and detailed information about the upcoming 2005 one. Includes photos of nearby activities.

S Climbs The Alleghenies

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2005 #2 April
Page:
8
Author:
unaccredited
Scale:
S
Description:
A listing of the tours available during the 2005 NASG Convention.

S Fest West 2010 - The First in Southern California

Magazine:
S Gaugian 2011-01/02
Page:
15
Author:
Fred Ruby
Scale:
S
Description:
Flyer Fest West had always been held in northern California, but starting with this year's show, the Southern California S Gaugers Club have decided to also organize the show in a rotational basis. However, because of this, the show is called the S Fest West. This article is a review of what happened at the show.

S Gauge Makes Hit at NMRA Show

Magazine:
S Gaugian 1984-11/12
Page:
26
Author:
Morris Berk III
Scale:
S
Description:
This article covers the S-scale activity and people were at the NMRA Convention in Kansas City in August 1984. Includes a group photo of the modelers and manufacturers who were there, and several layout photos.

S Gauge Modules at NMRA National Convention

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1984 #4 Fall
Page:
4
Author:
Tom Hawley
Scale:
S
Description:
The 1984 NMRA convention in Kansas City had an S-scale layout set up by modules from the Heartland S Rails (Kansas City S Gaugers) and three modules brought by members of the Southeastern Michigan S Gaugers. The article continues with proposing plans for setting up the modular layout at the 1985 NMRA show.

S Gaugers at Trainfest

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2014 #1 February
Page:
21
Author:
Jeff Madden
Scale:
S
Description:
The author describes and shares photos of the Trainfest in Milwaukee, Wisconsin held in November 2013.

S Gaugers See Lots of New Items at Spring S Spree in Columbus

Magazine:
S Gaugian 2001-09/10
Page:
20
Author:
Alan Evans
Scale:
S
Description:
Photos, new products, and operating layouts seen at the 2001 Spring S Spree in Columbus, Ohio.

S Gaugers Storm Steamtown

Magazine:
Model Railroader 2001-11
Page:
43
Author:
Melanie Buellesbach
Scale:
S
Description:
A brief report by the author's visit to the 2001 NASG convention at Steamtown, PA.

S Meet Roundup

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2005 #6 December
Page:
12
Author:
unaccredited
Scale:
S
Description:
A brief review of the Indianapolis S Show and the Fall S Fest (includes several photos), and a preview of the O Scale & S West and the Spring S Spree shows.

S Pikes

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2010 #2 April
Page:
16
Author:
various authors
Scale:
S
Description:
A few photos of the layouts open at the 2010 NASG Convention, and from the Sn3 Symposium in Houston, Texas.

S Scale Layout for the 1989 NMRA Nation Convention Houston, Texas

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1989 #2 April
Page:
14
Author:
Bob Werre
Scale:
S
Description:
A couple of photos of the Houston S Gaugers' modular club layout under construction.

S Spree Draws Big Crowd

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2001 #3 June
Page:
12
Author:
Alan Evans
Scale:
S
Description:
A review of the event in Columbus, Ohio. Includes several photos.

S West 2015

Magazine:
S Scale Resource 2015-04/05
Page:
7
Author:
Glenn Guerra
Scale:
S
Description:
The author shares his experience, and photos, of attending the O/S Scale West in Santa Clara, California held from February 5 to 8, 2015.

S West 95

Magazine:
S/Sn3 Modeling Guide 1995-08
Page:
21
Author:
Ed Loizeaux
Scale:
S
Description:
A report about the show held in May 1995 in Palo Alto, California.

S, with a Touch of West S West 11

Magazine:
S Scale Resource 2016-06/07
Page:
18
Author:
Dan Dawdy
Scale:
S
Description:
A photo essay of the things to see at the 2016 O & S West show in California.

S-curves

Magazine:
Model Railroad News 2010-10
Page:
80
Author:
Dick Karnes
Scale:
S
Description:
The author describes his view of the 2010 NASG Convention, including the Duluth, Minnesota area, the prototype tours, and the vendor hall highlights. Also covered in this column is NWSL's continued support for S-scale with the new owner.

S-MOD Knocks Their Socks Off!

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1990 #4 August
Page:
9
Author:
Don DeWitt
Scale:
S
Description:
The author reports the results of building a 7,200 sqft modular S-scale layout at the Convention. Also included are a full-page drawing of the final track plan, and a full-page photo during set-up.

S-MOD System Modular Layout Plans for Pittsburgh

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1990 #2 April
Page:
5
Author:
Don DeWitt
Scale:
S
Description:
The author shares his detailed plan for the 80'x120' S-scale modular layout planned for the 1990 joint NMRA/NASG Convention. He also requests that attendees help with set-up and promotion. Includes a full-page track plan of the layout.

S-Pikes at the Convention

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2010 #5 October
Page:
17
Author:
Jeff Madden
Scale:
S
Description:
Many photos taken during the 2010 NASG Convention.

S-pikes at the Spree

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2010 #3 June
Page:
16
Author:
Jeff Madden
Scale:
S
Description:
Photos taken at this year's Spree.

S-West III A Success!

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1998 #6 December
Page:
23
Author:
John Eichmann
Scale:
S
Description:
Gil Hulin, Ernie Horr, and Jess Bennett put together the Western Regional S Convention, September 17-19, in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho. 59 people registered.

Sacramento '85 Convention Wrapup

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1985 #3 Summer
Page:
6
Author:
Lee Johnson
Scale:
S
Description:
A review of all the activities that took place the NASG Convention.

San Jose S Layout Tour Update

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1999 #6 December
Page:
18
Author:
unaccredited
Scale:
S
Description:
Detailed information about the layouts open during the 2000 NASG Convention. Includes several photos.

Sappo Display Highlights This Year's Spring S Spree

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2000 #3 June
Page:
22
Author:
Jeff Madden
Scale:
S
Description:
The author attends the Spring S Spree in Strongsville, Ohio, put on by the Cuyahoga Valley S Gauge Association. Includes several photos of Randy Sappo's structures, Josh Seltzer and his layout, and Jim Zborowski's layout.

Scranton NASG Convention Largest Ever

Magazine:
S Gaugian 2001-11/12
Page:
43
Author:
Don Heimburger
Scale:
S
Description:
The article covers the 2001 NASG Convention in Scranton, Pennsylvania.

See These Layouts at the NASG Convention in July

Magazine:
S Gaugian 2010-03/04
Page:
20
Author:
Ken Zieska
Scale:
S
Description:
A few photos of layouts open for touring at the 2010 NASG Convention.

Show Action

Magazine:
S Scale Resource 2017-02/03
Page:
9
Author:
Willy Monaghan
Scale:
S
Description:
Photos taken by the author of the Crescent City S Scalers setting up at a 2016 Atlanta show.

Slim Gauge Observations

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2011 #5 October
Page:
18
Author:
David Heine
Scale:
multi
Description:
The author reports on the 31st National Narrow Gauge Convention which was held in Hickory, North Carolina on September 7-10, 2011. Includes a few photos of S-related items at the show.

Spring "S" Spree

Magazine:
S/Sn3 Modeling Guide 1995-06
Page:
31
Author:
Bill Wade
Scale:
S

Spring "S" Spree 2005, Dayton, OH

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2005 #3 June
Page:
19
Author:
Thomas C. Hartrum
Scale:
S
Description:
A review of the event and a few photos.

Spring 'S' Spree Report

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2013 #3 June
Page:
30
Authors:
Terry Stone & Jeff Madden
Scale:
S
Description:
This is a brief review of the show, held at the Quaker Square, which is an old grain silo converted into a hotel. Includes several photos taken at the show.

Spring S Spree

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1994 #3 June
Page:
26
Author:
Alan Evans
Scale:
S
Description:
Photos and some notes about the activities at the event held in Columbus, Ohio.

Spring S Spree Celebrates 20th Year in Ohio

Magazine:
S Gaugian 2007-07/08
Page:
41
Author:
Mark Suek
Scale:
S
Description:
The author describes the Spree's events and activities as it was held in Hilliard, Ohio, hosted by the Central Ohio S Gaugers.

St. Louis Convention Report

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2009 #5 October
Page:
8
Author:
Jeff Madden
Scale:
S
Description:
The author describes all aspects of the convention held from August 4 to 8, 2009 in St. Louis. There were just under 200 in attendance, but there was lots of interesting things to do. Includes photos of those in attendance, layouts on the tour, and clinics held.

St. Louis Fall S Fest Another Whopper?

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1999 #6 December
Page:
10
Author:
Jeff Madden
Scale:
S
Description:
A review of the show, and several pages of photos taken at the event.

Standard's Chairman Visits the Sn3 Symposium in Phoenix

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1997 #2 April
Page:
23
Author:
Robert Sherwood
Scale:
Sn3

Steamtown 2001

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2000 #6 December
Page:
13
Author:
John Foley
Scale:
S
Description:
More details about the 2001 NASG Convention.

Steamtown II

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2013 #3 June
Page:
8
Author:
Jamie Bothwell
Scale:
S
Description:
More details about the 2013 NASG Convention in Scranton, PA.

Steamtown NASG 2001 Convention

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2001 #1 February
Page:
30
Author:
unaccredited
Scale:
S
Description:
More details about the 2001 NASG Convention.

Steamtown NASG 2001 Convention

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2001 #2 April
Page:
10
Author:
unaccredited
Scale:
S
Description:
More details about the 2001 NASG Convention. Includes prototype and layout photos of those who are to be on the tours.

Steamtown NASG 2001 Convention

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2001 #3 June
Page:
10
Author:
unaccredited
Scale:
S
Description:
More details about the 2001 NASG Convention. Includes prototype and layout photos of those who are to be on the tours.

Straight & Narrow

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2009 #6 December
Page:
22
Author:
David Heine
Description:
This article is a brief review of the 2009 National Narrow Gauge Convention in Colorado Springs, CO.

Straight & Narrow

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2010 #2 April
Page:
21
Author:
David Heine
Scale:
Sn3
Description:
A review of the 25th Sn3 Symposium, held February 24-27 in Houston, Texas.

Tenth Annual Narrow Gauge Convention

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1990 #5 October
Page:
11
Author:
Pete Mihelich
Description:
An American Flyer enthusiast reports on going to his first narrow-gauge convention in his home town. Includes photos he took at the show.

The 'S'traight & Narrow

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1995 #6 December
Page:
31
Author:
David Heine
Scale:
Sn3
Description:
After the author introduces himself, he reports on the 1995 National Narrow Gauge Convention held in King of Prussia, Pennsylvania. S-scale was well represented in the model contests at the convention.

The 'S'traight & Narrow

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2002 #2 April
Page:
18
Author:
Gerry Evans
Scale:
S
Description:
A review of the 2002 Sn3 Symposium held in Scottsdale, Arizona.

The 'S'traight & Narrow

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2002 #5 October
Page:
23
Author:
David Heine
Scale:
Sn3
Description:
The author reports on the 2002 National Narrow Gauge convention in Providence, Rhode Island.

The 'S'traight & Narrow

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2003 #2 April
Page:
20
Author:
Jeff Madden
Scale:
Sn3
Description:
A report about the NASG's booth at the Sn3 Symposium in St. Louis.

The 1991 Model Contest

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1991 #5 October
Page:
14
Author:
Kent Singer
Scale:
S
Description:
A listing of all the contest winners, and lots of photos.

The 2009 NASG Convention

Magazine:
Model Railroad News 2009-11
Page:
80
Author:
Dick Karnes
Scale:
S
Description:
The author reviews the 2009 National Association of S Gaugers (NASG) Convention, held in St. Louis, MO.

The 2010 Nüremburg Toy Fair

Magazine:
Railroad Model Craftsman 2010-05
Page:
68
Author:
John Glaab
Description:
The author reports on what he saw at the annual show that is of interest to model railroaders.

The 2011 RPM Conference

Magazine:
Railroad Model Craftsman 2012-01
Page:
98
Author:
William C. Schaumburg
Description:
Photos and a review of this year's show, and a listing of several shows coming up in 2012.

The 2016 Amherst Railway Society Railroad Hobby Show

Magazine:
O Scale Resource 2016-03/04
Page:
64
Author:
Daniel Dawdy
Scale:
O
Description:
The author describes his visit at this show, with lots of photos focusing on O-scale products and layouts.

The 20th Annual NASG Convention

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1990 #6 December
Page:
19
Scale:
S
Description:
Detailed information about the 1991 NASG Convention in Syracuse, NY.

The Biggest 'S' Gathering Ever!

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1995 #6 December
Page:
6
Author:
Cliff Saxton
Scale:
S
Description:
A description of the show, some photos taken at the event, and a note from editor Jeff Madden on his attending of the event.

The Canadian S Scale Workshop's Ridgehill Central

Magazine:
S Gaugian 2014-01/02
Page:
20
Author:
Jim Martin
Scale:
S
Description:
The author describes how the club formed, and describes their Free-mo-style point-to-point display layout, made out of individual modules. Includes many photos and a track plan of most modules.

The Central Jersey "Get-together"

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2009 #6 December
Page:
12
Author:
Bill Fraley
Scale:
S
Description:
This annual event made the author reflect on the first one he attended and some of the highlights over the years. Includes photos of significant events at some of the shows.

The Cleveland Flyer

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1992 #5 October
Page:
7
Author:
Bob Jackson
Scale:
S
Description:
A detailed report about the 1992 NASG Convention, including many of the "people" photos.

The Eleventh Sn3 Symposium

Magazine:
S/Sn3 Modeling Guide 1996-04
Page:
20
Author:
Bill Wade
Scale:
S
Description:
A review of the 1996 Sn3 Symposium held in San Diego, California by the San Diego Sn3 Fellowship.

The First S Gauge Conventions

Magazine:
S Gaugian 2014-01/02
Page:
25
Author:
Don Heimburger
Scale:
S
Description:
The author describes the first NASG Convention in Kansas City, Missouri.

The Fun & Fascination of Trains

Magazine:
Model Railroader 1978-01
Page:
122
Author:
Harold Russell
Description:
In January 1978 Kodak held a 10,000 square-foot exhibit showcasing railroad, with a significant amount of that space dedicated to model railroading. The author describes the show and includes some photos of the exhibit.

The Great "S" Show On Earth

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2003 #1 February
Page:
8
Author:
Jeff Madden
Scale:
S
Description:
This article covers the information about the upcoming 2003 NASG Convention in Oconomowoc, WI. Includes prototype photos of area activities, and model photos of layouts open for tours.

The Great "S" Show On Earth

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2003 #2 April
Page:
8
Author:
Jeff Madden
Scale:
S
Description:
This article covers the planned schedule for the 2003 NASG Convention.

The Heartland S-Press

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2014 #1 February
Page:
4
Authors:
Steve Lunde & Roy Meissner
Scale:
S
Description:
More details about the 2014 NASG Convention.

The Michigan Interchange Convention Committee Report

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1986 #4 Fall
Page:
19
Author:
David Held
Scale:
S
Description:
The committee's report on the success of the 1986 NASG Convention.

The Michigan Interchange Convention Highlights

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1986 #3 Summer
Page:
12
Author:
Jim Kindraka
Scale:
S
Description:
The author reviews the hotel, restaurants, the largest (to date) S-scale modular layout setup, the various typical Convention activities, vendor room review, the bus trip to the Huckleberry Railroad and Old World Village, and the banquet, awards, and auction. The article includes many photos.

The Michigan Interchange Ladies' Program Highlights

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1986 #3 Summer
Page:
18
Author:
Annette Navarre
Scale:
S
Description:
A review of the ladies' activities at the Convention for the 34 ladies that attended.

The Michigan Interchange Model Contest Winners

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1986 #3 Summer
Page:
9
Author:
Kent Singer
Scale:
S
Description:
Contest winners during the 1986 NASG Convention. Includes photos and descriptions of many of the models.

The Minuteman Express

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1997 #6 December
Page:
23
Author:
unaccredited
Scale:
S
Description:
Several pages of information about the 1998 NASG Convention.

The Minuteman Express

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1998 #1 February
Page:
19
Author:
unaccredited
Scale:
S
Description:
Several pages of information about the 1998 NASG Convention.

The Minuteman Express

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1998 #2 April
Page:
23
Author:
unaccredited
Scale:
S
Description:
Several pages of information about the 1998 NASG Convention.

The NASG at the NMRA

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1991 #5 October
Page:
6
Author:
Bob Jackson
Scale:
S
Description:
A report of the NASG's booth at the 1991 NMRA convention in Denver, Colorado. Also covered were the other S-scale activities at the show.

The New Look of the Spring "S" Spree

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2010 #1 February
Page:
12
Author:
Jerry Poniatowski
Scale:
S
Description:
An overview of the new location for this annual show.

The Sixth Annual Sn3 Symposium

Magazine:
3/16 "S"cale Railroading 1991-06/07
Page:
46
Author:
Mel Medhurst
Scale:
Sn3
Description:
A review of the show in Phoenix, Arizona, with a couple of photos.

The Straight & Narrow

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2005 #2 April
Page:
20
Author:
Gerry Evans
Scale:
Sn3
Description:
The author reviews the 2005 Sn3 Symposium. Includes several photos.

The Straight & Narrow

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2005 #5 October
Page:
24
Author:
David Heine
Scale:
Sn3
Description:
The author and his wife manned the NASG booth at the 25th National Narrow Gauge Convention in Dearborn, Michigan. He offers a complete review of the show, from an S-scale perspective. Includes several photos.

The Straight & Narrow

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2006 #6 December
Page:
18
Author:
David Heine
Scale:
S
Description:
The author reports on the 2006 National Narrow Gauge Convention in Durango, Colorado. Includes two photos.

The Straight & Narrow

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2009 #1 February
Page:
20
Author:
David Heine
Scale:
Sn3
Description:
A basics article on "scale" vs. "gauge", what is narrow-gauge, how and where the various narrow gauges were used, and the history of narrow-gauge prototype railroads.

The Straight & Narrow

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2009 #2 April
Page:
18
Author:
David Heine
Scale:
Sn3
Description:
This article is a review of the 24th Sn3 Symposium held in Clearwater, Florida from February 25th to the 28th. Photos of some of the narrow and standard gauge layouts that were open during the show are included.

The Straight & Narrow

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2010 #5 October
Page:
22
Author:
David Heine
Scale:
S
Description:
Overview of the 30th National Narrow Gauge Convention held in the St. Louis area on September 1st through 4th, 2010. Includes photos of Sn3 and Sn2 layouts and modules.

Three Layouts, Three Different Prototypes

Magazine:
Railroad Model Craftsman 2011-03
Page:
42
Author:
Jack Burgess
Scale:
HO
Description:
This is a preview article of three of the layouts open for the 2011 NMRA convention, namely Andy Schnur's HO-scale C&O, Jim Dias' HO-scale Western Pacific, and Jack Burgess' Yosemite Valley Railroad. Includes photos of the layouts.

To Fee or Not to Fee?...

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1998 #6 December
Page:
14
Author:
John Eichmann
Scale:
S
Description:
The author requested information from various clubs to find out if they charged show organizers for the display of their club's layout, and how they determined the dollar amount. He shares his findings in this article.

To The Train Show

Magazine:
Railroad Model Craftsman 2010-06
Page:
64
Author:
Walt Muren
Description:
This article describes how to build a framework for storing modules in an SUV.

Tony Koester to Headline 2010 NASG National Convention

Magazine:
S Gaugian 2010-05/06
Page:
5
Author:
unaccredited
Scale:
S
Description:
Information about the 2010 NASG Convention, including the keynote speaker at the banquet, modular layouts at the Convention, and a listing of the clinics to be held.

Toronto's 2011 RPM Meet

Magazine:
Railroad Model Craftsman 2011-06
Page:
64
Author:
Vince Pugliese
Description:
Many photos of the models shown at the show. Includes a photo of an Sn42 American Smelting and Refining Company 25-ton ore car built by Chris Abbott, and of his Sn2 C&Y box car.

Touring the Altoona Area

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1995 #1 February
Page:
18
Scale:
S
Description:
Photos and information about what can be seen in the Altoona, PA area, Calvin Flaugh's A.F. layout, and the Cambria & Indiana Railroad, all part of the 1995 NASG Convention events.

Trainfest 2015

Magazine:
All Scale Rails 2016-01/02
Page:
7
Author:
Bonnie Domrois
Description:
Fictionalized stories about different people attending the show held on November 14 and 15, 2015, attended by over 19,000 people, and held in West Allis, Wisconsin a City of Milwaukee suburb at the Wisconsin Expo Center on the Wisconsin State Fair Park grounds. The article contains a lot of photos of the various layouts and events at the show. (related web page)

Trainfest 2016 Show Gallery

Magazine:
All Scale Rails 2017-01/02
Page:
67
Authors:
Kevin Domrois & Bonnie Domrois
Description:
Lots of photos taken at the show, including many from the various layouts set up there.

Trains Under Glass

Magazine:
All Scale Rails 2015-05/06
Page:
11
Author:
Bonnie Domrois
Description:
The Mitchell Park Horticultural Conservatory in Milwaukee, Wisconsin has an annual multi-scale train show in one of its Domes.

Trains, Planes & Automobiles

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1995 #6 December
Page:
20
Author:
Dan Navarre
Scale:
S
Description:
Introduction to the 1996 NASG Convention in Dearborn, Michigan.

Valley Forge Convention Summary

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1993 #5 October
Page:
14
Author:
Moe Berk
Scale:
S
Description:
A detailed report about what happened at the 1993 NASG Convention.

Welcome to Pittsburgh!

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1990 #3 June
Page:
17
Author:
R. James Whipple
Scale:
S
Description:
The event coordinator covers all the planned activities for the 1990 joint NMRA/NASG Convention in Pittsburgh.

What is A Flyer Fest?

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 1994 #6 December
Page:
6
Author:
Jeff Madden
Scale:
S
Description:
A Flyer Fest is not a conventional train show, but rather a gathering of people at a host's home, where hundreds of feet of A.F. and A.F.-compatible track is placed on the floor with trains operating. The article includes many photos from the 1993 event. The article describes the history of the event. The track plan of the 1993 event is included (two pages), which was held at Mike Schafer's house.

What's Neat With Ken Patterson

Magazine:
Model Railroad Hobbyist 2016-10
Page:
57
Author:
Ken Patterson
Description:
Covers the St. Louis Railroad Prototype Modelers Meet with lots of photos. (related web page)

Wisps

Magazine:
3/16 "S"cale Railroading 1990-10/11
Page:
44
Author:
Dick Karnes
Scale:
S
Description:
A more in-depth look at what happened at the 1990 NASG joint Convention.

X2011

Magazine:
NASG Dispatch 2010 #6 December
Page:
10
Author:
Jeff Madden
Scale:
S
Description:
Jeff conducts an interview with Ed Loizeaux about the 2011 convention. Convention photos are found on page 15.