Object Spotlight – Southern Railway Car No. 1200

Date & Time
Saturday, May 18, 2019 11:30 am to 11:45 am
Meet by the railcar, on Concourse Level 2 in the Defending Freedom, Defining Freedom exhibit.
Event Type
Gallery Talks & Tours
Free; walk-up

Object Spotlight is subject to docent availability; last-minute cancellations may occur. –  No programs on most federal holidays.
No Registration Required
No Registration Required
About this Event
Objects connect us to people, places, and stories.  Visit the Southern Railway No. 1200, a segregated passenger from the Jim Crow era. Get the inside scope, about the role of Pullman porters and coach attendants—key figures in the African-American community.  Join a docent for a 15 minute exploration of Southern Railway No. 1200, a railroad passenger car from the "Jim Crow" era

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