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September 10, 2015

Porter’s Lunchbox

Filed under: Item of the Day — Jason Onerheim @ 12:01 am

A fifty nine piece picnic set used as a lunchbox by Morris Brown (died St. Paul, 1949), an African American porter for the Pullman Company railroad line, on trips to Seattle, circa 1920-1949.

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