Pullman Porter

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6:00 pm
Sun December 30, 2012

The Pullman Porter: 'World's Most Perfect Servant' Or Symbol Of Racial Oppression?

Library of Congress

Bellman, concierge, housekeeper, valet: If the job of the Pullman porter  was complex, his place in the American consciousness is even harder to pin down.

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11:31 pm
Sun January 15, 2012

The Pullman Porter: "World's Most Perfect Servant" Or Symbol of Racial Oppression?

Library of Congress

Bellman, concierge, housekeeper, valet:  If the Pullman porter’s job was complex, his place in the American consciousness is even harder to pin down. 

Read more