Freight handling at the Pennsylvania Railroad Yards, 1938

Title

Freight handling at the Pennsylvania Railroad Yards, 1938

Subject

Pennsylvania Railroad

Description

An African-American railroad worker handles freight at the Pennsylvania Railroad Yards in 1938.

Creator

Philadelphia Record

Source

Historical Society of Pennsylvania

Publisher

WCU, HIS 601/HON 452 Great Migration and Digital Storytelling, Fall 2014

Date

March 28, 1938

Contributor

Amanda Tuttle

Rights

Courtesy of the Historical Society of Pennsylvania

Format

JPG

Type

Still Image

Original Format

Photo

Files

12708-v07_b18f1763_001.jpg
PARR workers_HSP_BW.jpg


Citation

Philadelphia Record, “Freight handling at the Pennsylvania Railroad Yards, 1938,” Goin' North, accessed July 21, 2024, http://goinnorth.org/items/show/412.