Luther Barnes/Quincy Club Records

Institution: DuSable Museum of African American History
740 East 56th Place
Chicago, Illinois 60637
Phone: 773-947-0600
Fax: 773-947-0677
Date: 1948-1951
Extent: 1 Linear Feet
Finding Aid: None
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Biographical/Historical Note:
Advocate for African American railroad workers. The Quincy Club accommodated Black railroad workers operating on the City of New Orleans railroad route along the Mississippi River. Their exclusion from "white only" Chicago hotels encouraged their creating their own community facilities.

Scope and Content Note:
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Related Material: None