description: The A. Philip Randolph Pullman Porter Museum commemorates the history of Asa Philip Randolph and the Pullman Porters who made up the membership of the Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters (BSCP) union.
title: Pullman Porters Helped Build Black Middle Class : NPR
description: Porters combined their meager salaries with tips, and saved to put their children and grandchildren through college, says author Larry Tye. But their early unionizing efforts also laid the groundwork for the civil rights movement.
title: The Life of the Pullman Porter
title: PullmanPorters.org :: From Service to Civil Rights :: Opening July 18, 2008 - National Railroad Museum, Green Bay, WI
title: WTTW - Pullman Porters, The: From Servitude to Civil Rights
title: Pullman porters tell tales of a train ride through history / The Christian Science Monitor - CSMonitor.com
description: Working the sleeping car was one of the best jobs African Americans could get after the Civil War. Though it involved serving well-off whites, the Pullman Company helped create the first black middle class in America.