|Brief history of the P&NW Rail Road:
Prescott and Northwestern Railroad Co.
October 16, 1890 Organized.
R. L. Powers, President named president on October 16, 1890
W. B. Waller named president on Jan. 2, 1892
Benj. Whitaker named president on Jan. 25, 1892
W. N. Bemis named president March 27, 1893
J. R. Bemis named president on June 6, 1935
Reorganization as The Prescott and Northwestern Railroad Company on January 20,1892. Extention of line to Belton was made after reorganization.
Payroll for year of 1951 was $76,832.00