Thought by some to be “the perfect town,” Pullman has a complicated legacy of urban planning, corporate social engineering and architectural excellence.
The Pullman Company transformed passenger rail travel in America through innovative design, manufacturing, and operations of luxury rail cars.
The Pullman Strike of 1894 shaped the American labor movement, including spurring the national adoption of Labor Day.
The Pullman neighborhood is home to the National A. Philip Randolph Pullman Porter Museum, which celebrates these Black heroes of the great migration, civil rights and labor rights.
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The “Advance”, built by the Pullman Company in 1911, is one of the railcars being considered for the exhibit. It was used by Robert Todd Lincoln, President Lincoln’s…
Contact: Julian Jackson, Executive Director Email: email@example.com Phone: 312.933.6702 CHICAGO (September 28, 2023) – Historic Pullman Foundation (HPF) has announced that Executive Director Julian Jackson will be stepping down…
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