Museum launches online registry of black railroad laborers

February 9, 2016

By – Associated Press – Tuesday, February 9, 2016, The Washington Times

CHICAGO (AP) – The A. Philip Randolph Pullman Porter Museum in Chicago is launching an online registry of black railroad laborers that tells of their experiences on the job.Website Insert Gathering of Professionals copy

The Chicago Tribune reports (http://trib.in/1W6rJKH) the registry will allow workers’ relatives and scholars to preserve oral histories on the website that otherwise might be lost.

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