Main Gate to Works, Pullman

In The Story of Pullman, 1893.

Workers leave the Pullman Palace Car Works, 1893. This picture appeared in a promotional booklet celebrating the paternalistic labor policies of George Pullman. A year later Pullman's workers were at the center of a national strike of rail workers that failed after federal troops intervened.

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Source:
Pullman 09/00/03, Box 2, Folder 110
Date:
1893
Subjects:
Industry Pullman Company Railroads Working class
Places:
Pullman (Chicago, Ill.)
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