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3rd Triennial Convention - Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters

Associated institution:
Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters  Search this
Object Name:
Program
Date made:
1959
Subject:
Labor Unions  Search this
Railroads  Search this
African American  Search this
Blacks  Search this
ID Number:
1978.0671.27
Accession number:
1978.0671
Catalog number:
1978.0671.27
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Work and Industry: Occupations
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-8841-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_666667
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Emigrant Sleeping Car, c. 1885

Maker:
H. Clarkston and Son  Search this
Clarkston and Son, H.  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 14 in x 60 in x 10 in; 35.56 cm x 152.4 cm x 25.4 cm
Object Name:
Railroad Car Model
model, railroad passenger car
Place made:
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Date made:
c. 1975
Subject:
Travel  Search this
Railroads  Search this
Immigration  Search this
Migration  Search this
ID Number:
TR.335578
Catalog number:
335578
335578
Accession number:
1977.0251
1977.0251
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Work and Industry: Transportation, Railroad
Transcontinental Railroad
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-9740-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_676811
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Constitution and General Rules of the Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters

Publisher:
Allied Printing Trades Council  Search this
Maker:
Allied Printing Trades Council  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 5 1/4 in x 2 1/4 in x 1/8 in; 13.335 cm x 5.715 cm x .3175 cm
Object Name:
Booklet
Place made:
United States
Date made:
1965
Subject:
Labor Unions  Search this
Travel  Search this
Railroads  Search this
Blacks  Search this
African American  Search this
Credit Line:
Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters
ID Number:
1978.0671.23
Accession number:
1978.0671
Catalog number:
1978.0671.23
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Work and Industry: Occupations
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-c528-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_666660
Online Media:

Constitution and General Rules of the Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters

Publisher:
Allied Printing Trades Council  Search this
Maker:
Allied Printing Trades Council  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 5 1/4 in x 2 1/4 in x 1/8 in; 13.335 cm x 5.715 cm x .3175 cm
Object Name:
Booklet
Place made:
United States
Date made:
1965
Subject:
Labor Unions  Search this
Travel  Search this
Railroads  Search this
Blacks  Search this
African American  Search this
ID Number:
1978.0671.24
Accession number:
1978.0671
Catalog number:
1978.0671.24
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Work and Industry: Occupations
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-a098-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_666661
Online Media:

poster

Associated institution:
Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters  Search this
Object Name:
Poster
Subject:
Labor Unions  Search this
Credit Line:
Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters
ID Number:
1978.0671.15
Accession number:
1978.0671
Catalog number:
1978.0671.15
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Work and Industry: Occupations
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-ced2-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_675359

poster

Associated institution:
Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters  Search this
Object Name:
Poster
Subject:
Labor Unions  Search this
Credit Line:
Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters
ID Number:
1978.0671.14
Accession number:
1978.0671
Catalog number:
1978.0671.14
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Work and Industry: Occupations
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-ced3-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_675360

poster

Associated institution:
Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters  Search this
Object Name:
Poster
Subject:
Labor Unions  Search this
Credit Line:
Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters
ID Number:
1978.0671.13
Accession number:
1978.0671
Catalog number:
1978.0671.13
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Work and Industry: Occupations
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-ced4-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_675361

poster

Associated institution:
Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters  Search this
Object Name:
Poster
Subject:
Labor Unions  Search this
Credit Line:
Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters
ID Number:
1978.0671.12
Accession number:
1978.0671
Catalog number:
1978.0671.12
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Work and Industry: Occupations
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-cc61-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_675363

[Man wearing a bathrobe in a Pullman sleeping car lavatory: photoprint]

Creator:
Pullman Palace Car Co.  Search this
Collection Creator:
Pullman Palace Car Co.  Search this
Pullman, George M., 1831-1897  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (8.9" x 7.0")
Container:
Box 3, Folder 6
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Photographs
Date:
Circa 1945
Scope and Contents:
A Pullman porter, attendant, and conductor standing on the platform next to a train.
Local Numbers:
AC0181-0000009 (AC Scan No.)
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Railroad travel  Search this
Bathrooms  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1940-1950 -- Black-and-white photoprints -- Silver gelatin
Collection Citation:
Pullman Palace Car Company Collection, 1867-1982, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Pullman Palace Car Company Collection
Pullman Palace Car Company Collection / Series 7: Photographs / Passengers
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep876291e5d-8997-406b-825a-f58c165b87d2
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0181-ref644

poster

Associated institution:
Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters  Search this
Object Name:
Poster
Subject:
Labor Unions  Search this
Credit Line:
Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters
ID Number:
1978.0671.17
Accession number:
1978.0671
Catalog number:
1978.0671.17
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Work and Industry: Occupations
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-eabb-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_675358
Online Media:

poster

Associated institution:
Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters  Search this
Object Name:
Poster
Subject:
Labor Unions  Search this
Credit Line:
Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters
ID Number:
1978.0671.16
Accession number:
1978.0671
Catalog number:
1978.0671.16
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Work and Industry: Occupations
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-ced5-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_675362
Online Media:

window

Maker:
Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters  Search this
Object Name:
Window
Place made:
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Subject:
Labor Unions  Search this
Travel  Search this
Railroads  Search this
Blacks  Search this
African American  Search this
ID Number:
1978.0671.06
Accession number:
1978.0671
Catalog number:
1978.0671.06
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Work and Industry: Occupations
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-aa4c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_670081
Online Media:

sleeping car

Physical Description:
black (overall color)
green (overall color)
metal, tin (overall material)
paint (overall material)
iron (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 4 in x 17 in x 2 1/2 in; 10.16 cm x 43.18 cm x 6.35 cm
Object Name:
Sleeping Car
Other Terms:
Sleeping Car; Vehicle; Toys; Manuscript
Place made:
Germany
Date made:
ca 1930
Subject:
Toys  Search this
Train  Search this
Credit Line:
Dudley B. W. Brown
ID Number:
DL.66.0453
Catalog number:
66.0453
Accession number:
264035
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-1538-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_313862

March on Washington Handbill

Speaker:
King, Jr., Martin Luther  Search this
Lewis, John  Search this
Farmer, James  Search this
Reuther, Walter  Search this
Organizer:
Randolph, A. Philip  Search this
Fauntroy, Walter  Search this
Coordinator:
Rustin, Bayard  Search this
Related organization:
Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 8 1/2 in x 5 1/2 in; 21.59 cm x 13.97 cm
Object Name:
handbill
Place Made:
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Associated place:
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Date made:
1963
Associated date:
1963 08 28
Subject:
African American  Search this
Civil Rights Movement  Search this
Related event:
March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom  Search this
Credit Line:
Reverend Walter Fauntroy
ID Number:
PL.251855.04a
Catalog number:
251855.04a
Accession number:
251855
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Political and Military History: Political History, Reform Movements Collection
Government, Politics, and Reform
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a3-20f1-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_510350

[Pullman's Sleeping Car Experience]

Collection Collector:
Watkins, J. Elfreth (John Elfreth), 1852-1903  Search this
Collection Creator:
White, John H., 1933-  Search this
Container:
Box 23, Folder 22
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
John H. White, Jr. Railroad Reference Collection, ca. 1830-1980, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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John H. White, Jr. Railroad Reference Collection
John H. White, Jr. Railroad Reference Collection / Series 3: Locomotives
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8f0667c68-6409-482e-b0eb-63088149ebda
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0523-ref241

Patent, Sleeping Car

Collection Creator:
Gugler, Eric, 1889-1974  Search this
Container:
Box 11, Folder 24
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1940-1970
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Eric Gugler papers, 1889-1977. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Eric Gugler papers
Eric Gugler papers / Series 4: Project Files / 4.4: Design Objects
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw903d8d4cc-f12c-4d62-8347-deac95acc571
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-gugleric-ref323

Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters

Object Name:
Card, Membership
Credit Line:
Lawrence W. Davis
ID Number:
1986.0647.0004
Accession number:
1986.0647
See more items in:
Political and Military History: Political History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a3-8394-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_538670

Order of Sleeping Car Conductors

Physical Description:
metal; synthetic fibers (overall material)
red; white; blue; purple (overall color)
metal (overall material)
yellow; blue (overall color)
Measurements:
overall: 1/2 in; x 1.27 cm
Object Name:
Pin, Lapel
Date made:
1918
Subject:
Labor Unions  Search this
ID Number:
2003.0317.467
Catalog number:
2003.0317.467
Accession number:
2003.0317
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Political and Military History: Political History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-63f5-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1276223

Pullman Sleeping Car Company, Pullman, Illinois

Maker:
Scovill Manufacturing Company  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
colorless; black (overall color)
Measurements:
overall: 7/8 in; x 2.2225 cm
Object Name:
Button, uniform
Subject:
Uniforms, fraternal  Search this
ID Number:
2003.0317.468
Catalog number:
2003.0317.468
Accession number:
2003.0317
See more items in:
Political and Military History: Political History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-63f6-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1276224

History of the Sleeping Car by Charles S. Sweet

Collection Creator:
Pullman Palace Car Co.  Search this
Pullman, George M., 1831-1897  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 2-3
Type:
Archival materials
Text
Date:
1923
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Pullman Palace Car Company Collection, 1867-1982, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
Pullman Palace Car Company Collection
Pullman Palace Car Company Collection / Series 1: Historical Background Materials
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8b4a8e7e1-47f2-47f0-a5f3-7b538e1a4253
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0181-ref61

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