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  • Collection ID ARCHIVES HPC
  • Title Historic Pullman Collection, 1882-1979.
  • Physical description 4 linear feet : 97 photographs, 1 scrapbook, 5 oversize folders.
  • Collection summary The collection is arranged into series: Pullman Company, Pullman Family, Pullman Free School of Manual Training, Pullman Educational Foundation, Pullman Strike, Pullman Town and Photographs.
  • Biographical or Historical Note The Pullman neighborhood is 11 miles south of the Loop. The neighborhood runs from 95th Street south to 115th Street and from Cottage Grove Avenue west to Stony Island Avenue and in places the Calumet Expressway.
  • Access and usage restrictions Available for research in the Special Collections and Preservation Division Reading Room of the Chicago Public Library.
  • Acquisition information The material comprising the Historic Pullman Collection was brought together by the members of the Calumet Pioneer Historical Society, the Pullman Public Library, and other sources in the community throughout the 1900s to the early 1970s. The collection was processed and made available for research in the Fall of 1982 as part of a local history grant from the Dr. Scholl Foundation.
  • Finding Aids Note Finding aid available in the Reading Room of the Special Collections and Preservation Division and on the library's web site.
  • Names
    • Pullman family Archives.
    • Pullman's Palace Car Company Archives.
    • Pullman Company Archives.
    • Pullman family. fast (OCoLC)fst00331335
    • Pullman Company. fast (OCoLC)fst00520017
    • Pullman's Palace Car Company. fast (OCoLC)fst00654737
    • Pullman Strike (1894) fast (OCoLC)fst01083792
    • Chicago Public Library. Pullman Branch.
    • Calumet-Pioneer Historical Society (Chicago, Ill.)
  • Subjects Pullman Strike, 1894 History Sources.
  • Geographic coverage
    • Pullman (Chicago, Ill.) History Sources.
    • Illinois Chicago Pullman. fast (OCoLC)fst01313036
  • Genre
    • Archives. fast (OCoLC)fst01423700
    • History. fast (OCoLC)fst01411628
    • Sources. fast (OCoLC)fst01423900
  • Finding aid URL Finding aid http://www.chipublib.org/fa-historic-pullman-collection/