Cap worn by Pullman Porter Philip Henry Logan

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A black cap with metallic braid trim and a label reading PULLMAN PORTER in black. The bill is made of black patent leather and a label inside the hat reads, "For: P.H. Logan / Date: 8-29-66 / No. J-585054."
Topic
African American
Clothing and dress
Labor
Pullman Porters
Transportation
National Museum of African American History and Culture
Rights
No Known Copyright Restrictions
Created by
Pullman Palace Car Company, American, 1867 - 1981
Worn by
Philip Henry Logan, American, 1914 - 2007
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture; Gift of the Descendants of Garfield Logan, In Honor of Philip Henry Logan
Medium
cloth with patent leather, metal and trimming
Dimensions
H x W: 4 7/8 x 8 x 10 in. (12.4 x 20.3 x 25.4 cm)
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification
Clothing-Historical
Exhibition
Defending Freedom, Defining Freedom: The Era of Segregation, 1876-1968
On View
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse 2, C 2053
1966
Type
caps (headgear)
Object number
2011.73.1