Group portrait of members attending the Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters convention in Washington, D.C.

Group portrait of members attending the Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters convention in Washington, D.C.


Image Number

  • PR76767

Year

  • 195-

Series Title

General Note

  • The membership of the Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters included the African-American porters and maids who worked on the railway trains.
  • Accompanying note: "Far lf. seated Milton Webster, offside far rt. standing Benjamin McLaurin. Last row standing 6th from left, A. Philip Randolph, far rt. standing, Julius & Eliza Rosier Glass."
  • "Randolph, Benjamin McLaurin, Julius and Eliza Rosier Glass were native of Jacksonville. [Julius was a fireman on the Florida East Coast Line]. Picture probably taken after banquet."

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Physical Description

  • 1 photoprint - b&w - 8 x 10 in.

Subject Term

Geographic Term

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Group portrait of members attending the Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters convention in Washington, D.C.
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Chicago Manual of Style

Group portrait of members attending the Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters convention in Washington, D.C. 195-. Black & white photoprint, 8 x 10 in. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. <https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/18023>, accessed 8 December 2016.

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Group portrait of members attending the Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters convention in Washington, D.C. 195-. Black & white photoprint. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. Accessed 8 Dec. 2016.<https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/18023>.

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(State Archives of Florida)