Big Objects, Big Stories: Southern Railway Car No. 1200
- Thursday, December 1, 2022
- 11:00am - 12:15pm
- The program meets at the Southern Railway Car No. 1200, Level C2. Talks take place at: 11:00 AM and 12:00 PM
- Gallery Talks & Tours
Tours are subject to docent availability; last minute cancellations may occur.
About This Event
Join us for a docent-led tour to get a fresh look into the Museum's featured object. At each of these 15-minute talks visitors will hear incredibly big stories about a big object.
About this Program: 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.