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Request To Expand Railroad Depot In Montgomery For Segregation Purposes

This letter is a request from the Louisville and Nashville Railroad to expand Montgomery Depot because of the increased presence of African Americans. In so doing, the station remained segregated.

Request to Expand Railroad Depot in Montgomery for Segregation Purposes

Subject

Railroad stations

Creator

Records of the Office of Defense Transportation,
Record Group 219

Source

Railway Transport Department Files, 1942-1946

Date

May 6, 1944

Rights

National Archives at Atlanta

Format

Textual Document

Identifier

National Archives Identifier 6925612

Coverage

Montgomery (Ala.)

Original Format

Paper
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