Stories and History

Current news as well as Tales of earlier days in the region east of the Sierra NevadaStories and History

Stories From Laws: Blog

A series of articles by local Owens Valley author, Ted Wiliams.
THE MAIL CAR, online edition of the newsletter of Laws Railroad Museum and Historic Site.     The Laws Railroad Museum & Historical Site Newsletter   June 2021 April 2021…

Southern Pacific Narrow Gauge locomotive #18 steams again after restoration at the Laws Railroad Museum near Bishop, California, on September 24, 2017. YouTube video courtesy of Gottfried the…

(compiled from the "Story of Laws" by Clarabelle Hawkins) On May 10, 1880, the Carson and Colorado Railroad Company was formed and incorporated by William Sharon, H. M. Yerington and Darius…

Recollections of days long ago in Laws and the Owens Valley.

"Preserving the History of Owens Valley and the Eastern Sierra"