TITLE

Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters remembered during its 60th anniversary

PUB. DATE
September 1997
SOURCE
Jet;09/15/97, Vol. 92 Issue 17, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on commemorative events surrounding the 60th anniversary of the Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters, a union founded in 1937 by A. Philip Randolph. Ceremony and fundraising reception, at the A. Philip Randolph/Pullman Porters Museum Gallery in Chicago, Illinois; The union as the first controlled by blacks; History of its early negotiations with the Pullman Company; Comments from Lyn Hughes, museum founder.
ACCESSION #
9709141977

 

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