SER Publications

The Southeastern Region publishes the SouthErneR, a quarterly newsletter. Our editor, Paul Voelker, also publishes special online books that cover national NMRA convention contests and SER Conventions. You can filter the list to show specific types of publications.

Fall 2006

  • Private Cars - the 2007 “Theme Contest”
  • Post Convention Aftermath
  • The BN in Denver - photos of motive power in Denver
  • Computers & Model Railroading
  • Maple Leaf 2003 - remembering a great contest model
  • Top 10 Myths About Entering NMRA Contests
  • SPTCo in Dunsmuir 1954 Part 2 - the Machine Shop
  • SRR Signal Tower Photo Study - the signal at Walther
  • Editors Meeting in Philly
  • A visit to the Magic City Model Railroad Club

Summer 2006

  • New & Returning Officers, Directors & Committee Heads
  • The Whole Hog
  • Dunsmuir 1954 Part 1 - Modeling structures in Dunsmuir, CA
  • SPTCo Train #19
  • From The Camera Of Del Kittendorf
  • Some Model Contest Winners From Philly
  • The Philadelphia & Reading Trainshed-Convention Center
  • Al Churella’s SR&RL Railroad in On2
  • Building Modules for the BSA Merit Badge Program
  • NMRA Approves Modifications to the AP Program

Spring 2006

  • Memphis 2006 “Railin’ on the River” Part 3
  • Trolley Model Contest Rules
  • 2006 Convention Registration Forms
  • The SouthErneR Photo Contest Rules
  • SP & UP Steam Photos from 1952
  • Boy Scouts of America Merit Badge Program
  • 2006 Piedmont Trainshow Coverage
  • 2006 Piedmont Trainshow Contest
  • Kid’s Operating Train Layout
  • Keeping Your Ballast Clean
  • Steel City Hosts Winter Board Meeting & Meeting Minutes
  • Election Slate of Candidates
  • Achievement Program MMR Listing Updated
  • Inspiration

Winter 2006

  • The SouthErneR Photo Contest Rules
  • The Dave Muller Award Revisited
  • Memphis 2006 “Railin’ on the River”
  • Trolley Model Contest Rules
  • Achievement Program MMR Listing
  • Member Listing in Achievement Program
  • Letters on AP Judging
  • Atlanta Terminal Tower Revisited
  • Building a Garden Railroad
  • Selected layouts from the Piedmont Pilgrimage Tour
  • Fall Business Meeting Minutes
  • Freeware Spreadsheets for Model Railroaders

2005 Cincinnati Contest Book Part 1 - Rolling Stock

See Rolling Stock entries from the National Model Contest at the 2005 Cincinnati Convention by Clicking on the Title. 

39 Pages with 175 Photos taken by Paul Voelker

2005 Cincinnati Contest Book Part 2 - Structures & Displays

See Structure and Display entries from the National Model Contest at the 2005 Cincinnati Convention by Clicking on the Title. 

61 Pages with 175 Photos taken by Paul Voelker

2005 Cincinnati Contest Book Part 3 - Module & Switching

See Module and Switching entries from the National Model Contest at the 2005 Cincinnati Convention by Clicking on the Title.

39 Pages with 85 Photos taken by Paul Voelker

Fall 2005

  • Glenwood Springs 1954
  • Atlanta Terminal Tower
  • Slugfest in Sugar Hill
  • Model Railroad Club of Atlanta
  • Photo Contest
  • George Bloodworth’s L&K Railroad
  • Railin’ on the River - Memphis in 2006
  • Photos from the 1989 NMRA contest
  • Photos from the 1992 NMRA contest
  • More of Dudley Ross’ Layout
  • Howard Goodwin drives the Golden Spike
  • BLE’s Brass Bell winner

Summer 2005

  • The Sudbury & Sault Ste. Marie Layout Proposal
  • Boy Scout Merit Badges at the Southeastern Railway Museum
  • Howard Goodwin’s Great Cypress Lines
  • Railfanning the Georgia Northeastern
  • Nelson, GA Marble Plant
  • Board of Director’s Report
  • Lenny Polinsky’s G-Scale Garden Layout
  • Annual Business Meeting
  • 1954 Chicago Passenger Train Photos
  • Kalmbach Memorial Library – A Primer
  • Sherman Hill 1997

Spring 2005

  • Self Guarded Frogs
  • DRGW California Zephyr Photos
  • Piedmont Division Trainshow
  • Piedmont Division Model & Photo Contest
  • Raffle Layout Project
  • Board of Director’s Report
  • Deciphering a Prototype’s Photos