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Manufactured by:
Unidentified  Search this
Commissioned by:
Pullman Palace Car Company, American, 1867 - 1969  Search this
Medium:
paint on metal
Dimensions:
10 x 21 1/4 x 18 1/4 in. (25.4 x 54 x 46.4 cm)
Date:
1910-1950
Description:
A yellow, metal step stool with an unpainted metal crosshatched top. The bottom of the stool has two hand-holds on either side, while the other two sides do not. Etched on one the side of the stool, below a hand hold, is the word "PULLMAN."
Topic:
African American  Search this
Labor  Search this
Pullman Porters  Search this
Segregation  Search this
Transportation  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2012.46.75.1
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Tools and Equipment-Occupational
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
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd547541ed9-4775-4665-b7b8-f2a8f9069772
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.46.75.1