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Cap worn by Pullman Porter Philip Henry Logan

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Catalog Data:
Created by:
Pullman Palace Car Company, American, 1867 - 1981
Worn by:
Philip Henry Logan, American, 1914 - 2007
Medium:
cloth with patent leather, metal and trimming
Dimensions:
H x W: 4 7/8 x 8 x 10 in. (12.4 x 20.3 x 25.4 cm)
Type:
caps (headgear)
Date:
1966
Description:
A black cap with metallic braid trim and a label reading PULLMAN PORTER in black. The bill is made of black patent leather and a label inside the hat reads, "For: P.H. Logan / Date: 8-29-66 / No. J-585054."
Topic:
African American
Clothing and dress
Labor
Pullman Porters
Transportation
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture; Gift of the Descendants of Garfield Logan, In Honor of Philip Henry Logan
Object number:
2011.73.1
Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Historical
Exhibition:
Defending Freedom, Defining Freedom: The Era of Segregation, 1876-1968
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse 2, C 2053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture