The Railroad Artifact Preservation Society is a Texas non-profit corporation whose primary purpose is to preserve, protect and restore Santa Fe Steam Locomotive No. 5000 "Madame Queen".
The Santa Fe Railroad had an undeniably important impact on the development of the nation and our culture.
It is vital to preserve not only the history of the railroad but the significant artifacts such as Santa Fe Steam Locomotive No. 5000.
To create a world class museum related to the progress of steam locomotive design and development on the Santa Fe Railway and the powerful role played by Santa Fe men and women in these developments.
To preserve and transmit the value of not only the artifacts, but relate the significance of the artifacts and related history to the general public on a personal level.
Preserving Historically Significant Railroad Artifacts
AT&SF Steam Locomotive Number 5000 will be restored to steam operation!
Railroad Artifact Preservation Society, Inc.
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Cover from Santa Fe Locomotive Development, Lary E. Brahser, Signature Press
Congratulations to the Union Pacific Railroad on their recent acquisition of 4014!