Palace Cars and Paradise: The Pullman Model Town (1983)

20 Apr

28m; U.S.

Synopsis: Concerned with the model town that George Pullman conceived and named after himself in the 1880s to house the largely white task force of skilled and unskilled mechanics who labored in the company’s massive car construction and repair shop.

Contact: Available from the Illinois Labor History Society 28 E. Jackson Boulevard, Chicago Ill, 60604.


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