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Labor Day Celebration at Pullman

Pullman Civic Organization 31 August 2008 No Comment

DATE: MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 1. 2008

TIME: 2PM

PULLMAN FACTORY / CLOCKTOWER BUILDING

111th & Cottage Grove Avenue

Chicago, Illinois

Festivities include: Annual Labor day Bike Ride (a.m.); Rally; Historical Exhibits and Presentations; Music and Performances, special guest speeches.

Event will feature tributes and performances dedicated to early leaders in the history of the Labor Movement: Eugene Debs, A. Philip Randolph, young Jennie Curtiss; with a special tribute to Franklin D. Roosevelt and the 75th Anniversary of The New Deal.

Free Admission.

For further information, contact Tom at tomshepherd2001@yahoo.com – (773)928-3040; or Larry at larrys@afscmeillinois.org – (312)641-6060×4318

visit: http://laborday.pullmanevents.info

Co-Chairs: Tom Shepherd;

Pullman Civic Organization

Event Coordinator

Larry Spivack; President,

Illinois Labor History Society

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