Kansas MemoryKansas Memory

Kansas Historical SocietyKansas Historical Society

Brotherhood of Railroad Trainmen traveling card - Page

To order images and/or obtain permission to use them commercially, please contact the KSHS Reference Desk at reference@kshs.org or 785-272-8681, ext. 117.


For more information see the Copyright and Permission FAQ.

This is a Brotherhood of Railroad Trainmen Traveling Card for Edward Brown when he was president of Lodge NO. 65 in Osawatomie, Kansas. He had been a switchman on the railroad for ten years in 1913.
Founded in 1883, by the time of its merger with three other railroad labor unions to form the United Transportation Union in 1969, it had the greatest membership of any of the operating railroad brotherhoods.

Date: 1913

Bookbag Share Print

Brotherhood of Railroad Trainmen traveling card - 1Brotherhood of Railroad Trainmen traveling card - 2

Brotherhood of Railroad Trainmen traveling card - 1

Item Number: 221038
KSHS Identifier: 1988.173.5

Copyright © 2007-2017 - Kansas Historical Society - Contact Us
This website was developed in part with funding provided by the Information Network of Kansas.