|OFFICE OF DEFENSE TRANSPORTATION [ODT],|
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Coordinated and directed the utilization of domestic transportation facilities during World War II. Alleviated postwar freight car shortages, operated seized transportation properties, and handled unsettled claims.
Appeal for Bus
|During World War II, many items including gasoline and tires were strictly rationed. The Capital Club baseball club submitted...
Tags: Baseball | Georgia | North Carolina
Dining Car Discrimination
|Complaints detailing discrimination in dining cars on the southbound L&N train led to the involvement of Thurgood Marshall, then Chief Counsel...
Tags: African Americans | Georgia | Louisiana | Railroads