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  Against all odds, Pullman porters formed a union
Their carriages -- the Pullman Cars -- were ornate showcases designed to accommodate America's elite as they crisscrossed the country during the golden days of rail travel.
According to Beth Bates, a professor of history at Wayne State University in Detroit, Pullman crafted this system to stereotype his porters as lowly attendants, while his conductors, who were white, were seen as leaders and administrators.
While passengers on Pullman car trains such as the Pennsylvania Limited, which crossed the Susquehanna River on it route, were served by fl porters who, as newly freed slaves, saw the positions as an opportunity to advance.
www.post-gazette.com /lifestyle/20020224pullman0224fnp2.asp   (1602 words)

  Pullman, Washington - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Pullman is a city in Whitman County, Washington, United States.
Pullman, Washington is the home town of Washington State University (WSU), an NCAA Division I school in athletics.
Pullman High School, with an attendance of about 700, is the city's only public high school.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Pullman,_Washington   (1016 words)

 Pullman - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Pullman, Illinois, now within the city limits of Chicago, was a company town of the Pullman Company, where a famous strike took place in 1894.
Pullman, Washington is the home of Washington State University.
The term Pullman was often used to refer to railroad sleeping cars in the United States; this term was learnt, and applied similarly, by the rail transport in Mexico.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Pullman   (211 words)

 Pullman Florist | Flower Delivery Pullman, Washington (WA) | Florists in Pullman
The population of Pullman is approximately 25,070 (1998).
The distance from Pullman to Washington DC is 2189 miles.
Pullman is positioned 46.73 degrees north of the equator and 117.16 degrees west of the prime meridian.
www.albanywebsites.com /ex/asp/city.Pullman-Washington-Florist-WA/CityId.30461/xe/florists-flower-delivery.htm   (362 words)

 City Home
Home to world-class Washington State University, Pullman benefits from a diverse and international student population, PAC 10 sporting events as well as cultural and entertainment programs.
Pullman bears other fruits as a result of its well-educated, involved and generous year-round population.
Pullman is a great place -- high tech, higher education and highest quality of life.
www.ci.pullman.wa.us   (169 words)

 Pullman Federated Women's Club Records, 1914-1981
The records of the Pullman Federated Women's Club (1914-1981) of Pullman, Washington, were donated to the Washington State University Libraries in February, 1982 by Mrs.
The Pullman Women's Club is in the North Eastern District of the Washington State Federation of Women's Clubs.
The Pullman Women's Club, which has an average of twenty members, was first organized in May of 1921.
www.wsulibs.wsu.edu /holland/masc/finders/cg510.htm   (376 words)

 Location of WSU and the IALC
Don't confuse the location of Pullman, which is in the state of Washington, with that of Washington, D.C., which is on the east coast of the United States.
Pullman is located about 80 miles south of Spokane, Washington--300 miles east of Seattle, Washington; 1,000 miles north of San Francisco, California; 3,000 miles west of New York and Washington, D.C. If traveling by air, you will fly to Seattle or Spokane, Washington in order to arrange a connection to Pullman.
The IALC is located near the main entrance to the Pullman campus of Washington State University, in McAllister Hall.
www.ialc.wsu.edu /location.html   (171 words)

 Pullman Plant Materials Center - Home   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
The Pullman Plant Materials Center (PMC) is a 320 acre farm unit located one mile east of Pullman, Washington.
The PMC lies in the heart of the Palouse Hills region which is internationally recognized for outstanding wheat yields and sadly, some of the highest soil erosion rates in North America.
The three state area served by the Pullman PMC includes eastern Washington, eastern Oregon (east of the Cascade Mountain range), and northern Idaho.
www.wsu.edu /pmc_nrcs   (170 words)

 Pullman officers cleared of civil-rights violations: Local News: The Seattle Times
The incident raised accusations of racial bias, and 136 plaintiffs, mostly fl Washington State University students or their guests, joined the class-action lawsuit seeking $22 million in punitive damages.
Officers Dan Hargraves, Don Heroff and Rueben Harris, the first to arrive at the restaurant fight, were accused of using excessive force with pepper spray, acting with deliberate indifference to injured persons and being motivated by racial bias.
All three are still with the Pullman Police Department, she said.
seattletimes.nwsource.com /html/localnews/2003565915_excessive10e.html   (585 words)

 Pullman, Washington   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
In 1883 the railroad came to town and Pullman has experienced a steady growth to its current population of 24,700.
Pullman, first settled in 1876, was originally called "Three Forks" because of three creeks which converged here.
Since their establishment as land-grant institutions in the late 19th century, the University of Idaho and Washington State University have contributed significantly to the local, regional and state economy.
www.northwestoutdoors.com /nez-perce/towns/pullman.asp   (1871 words)

 Washington State University - Pullman, Washington
Ranked a top-tier research university by the Carnegie Foundation, Washington State University provides world-class, hands-on education to a diverse student population of 23,000 statewide.
Choose your major from 200+ fields of study taught in a challenging environment enriched by cutting-edge research and graduate study opportunities.
Campuses in Pullman, Spokane, Vancouver, and Richland, Washington.
www.wsu.edu   (100 words)

 Pullman, Washington (WA) Detailed Profile - relocation, real estate, travel, jobs, hospitals, schools, crime, news, sex ...
The ratio of number of residents in Pullman to the number of sex offenders is 8421 to 1.
Bank of Whitman: Pullman Branch at 795 Southeast Bishop Boulevard, branch established on 1999-03-01.
Washington Mutual Bank: Pullman Branch at 205 North Grand Avenue, branch established on 1964-11-18.
www.city-data.com /city/Pullman-Washington.html   (1463 words)

 Pullman Real Estate Agents, Pullman Homes For Sale, REALTORS and Pullman
Pullman is located in Southeastern Washington, surrounded by the rolling wheat and lentil fields of the Palouse region.
The population of Pullman is a mix of students and faculty from Washington State University, agricultural families and employees, and supporting government and businesses.
Housing in Pullman is very affordable, with many new homes being built at the edge of the city.
www.homegain.com /local_real_estate/WA/pullman.html   (551 words)

 Pullman, Washington : Home
There are six Management Units in Pullman, Washington, conducting research on grain and legume genetics, plant germplasm introduction and testing, animal diseases, integrated pest management, soil erosion, air and water quality, cereal crop diseases, wheat root diseases and biological control.
ARS in Pullman is located primarily on the Washington State University campus.
Research is done on campus as well as several sites throughout Washington State, including Mount Vernon, Walla Walla, Central Ferry and Lind, as well as Arizona, California, Alaska, Montana, and Idaho, including a research site on the University of Idaho campus.
www.ars.usda.gov /main/site_main.htm?modecode=53-48-00-00   (93 words)

 Communities - Welcome to Pullman!
Nestled in southeastern Washington's rolling wheat fields, Pullman has much to offer visitors, students and those seeking a lifestyle that combines a beautiful country setting with the benefits of a major university.
Pullman's 24,675 residents are a mix of Washington State University students, faculty and staff intertwined with families and individuals employed in agriculture, government, retail, trade technology and services.
The Pullman Chamber of Commerce would like to welcome you to our community and encourage you to explore all of the many sights, sounds, and activities Pullman has to offer.
www.pullman.com   (336 words)

 Washington State University - Intensive American Language Center
Pullman is a college town of 25,000 set in the rolling hills of the Palouse region of eastern Washington.
Pullman provides a safe and clean environment in which to live and study.
The Student Recreation Center is a fully-accessible gathering place for students to enrich their social life and enhance the sense of community and wellness at Washington State University.
www.studyusa.com /factshts/wsu.asp?s=21   (699 words)

 Pullman, Washington (Cities)
Pullman, in Whitman County, offers a great getaway set against a background of unmatched natural beauty in a region known as the Palouse.
Pullman offers an abundance of outdoor recreation, as well as fantastic bistros or cafes, great shops and specialty stores.
School of EECS Washington State University (Education, Colleges and Universities)
www.ohwy.com /wa/p/pullman.htm   (176 words)

 Pullman Washington Complete City Guide
Pullman is home to the National Lentil Festival and the
Pullman is located in the farming country of South East Washington State.
It is designed to give you a detailed look at the city of Pullman, and a greater understanding of what the Pullman area has to offer you.
www.pullman-wa.com /index.htm   (191 words)

 96 Pullman Washington, Area Profile
The City of Pullman has 16 fire fighters and 20 volunteer, reserve fire fighters.
The City of Pullman has 18 police officers, and currently has a DARE Program.
Washington State University also has its own police services.
www.bluefish.org /pullman.htm   (379 words)

 Public Field Day, Pullman, Washington
ARS and Washington State University will offer field tours and celebrate research milestones at the university-owned Spillman Agronomy Farm south of Pullman.
At the field day, growers and others can take field tours that will showcase some results of the long-term scientific collaboration by ARS and Washington State University for improving barley, dry peas, chickpea and lentil crops.
The farm is located at 1452 Johnson Rd. south of Pullman.
www.ars.usda.gov /news/events.htm?eventid=361   (190 words)

 Pullman Washington WA Hotels, Motels, and Inns
The Pullman Hotel Guide is your personal Internet resource for discount hotels, motels, inns and lodging in Pullman, Washington.
We feature hotels, motels and resorts in all price ranges from five star hotels to inexpensive inns and motels with many special web discounts in Pullman, Washington and the surrounding area.
The Pullman area is a great place to stay, conduct business, vacation or play.
www.sanpedro.com /hotels/us-wa-pullman.html   (190 words)

 Custom graphic design in Spokane, Colville, & Pullman Washington - Atriat Design
No matter where your business is located, we can make your design needs a reality.
We currently are located in Colville, Pullman, and Spokane, Washington.
The Tiger-Tri is an annual Triathlon held in Colville, Washington.
www.atriat.com   (406 words)

 Pullman, Washington hotel near Washington State University - Quality Inn 99163, WA015   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
This Pullman hotel is minutes from Washington State University, the Washington Idaho Symphony, University of Idaho and Palouse Falls.
The Pullman / Moscow Regional Airport is three miles away.
The next time you're in the Pullman area, stay at the Quality Inn Paradise Creek.
www.choicehotels.com /ires/hotel/WA015   (258 words)

 Pullman, Washington, Outdoors Recreation
Pullman, Washington is a place where outdoors fun is plentyful if you look In the right places.
Spokane, Washington, 40 miles, vertical drop 2000 feet
Washington State University WSU Golf Course, Pullman, Washington, 18 miles away
www.hikercentral.com /metros/39420.html   (1036 words)

 Pullman, Washington - Agent EB's Bob Dylan page
On March 21st 2000, I went from where I live, in Burnaby, B.C. down to Pullman, Washington to experience my first ever Bob Dylan concert.
I obtained a good recording of this Pullman show on CD, and the information on this recording can be found here.
I attended the March 21st performance in Pullman, Washington.
web.uvic.ca /~ehensby/pullman.html   (1012 words)

 Pullman, Washington WA - Motels, Hotels, Lodging - Secure Online Reservations
Most recently selected as a 2003 Quality Excellence Award winner from InterContinental Hotels Group, the award winning Holiday Inn Express Hotel and Suites is located in the heart of the Palouse Empire.
Just five minutes to Washington State University, ten minutes to the Pullman/Moscow Regional Airport, and ten minutes to Moscow, Idaho and the University of Idaho.
Hawthorn Inn and Suites - Pullman (Olsen Street), WA - "More Of What You Need When You Need It".
www.lodgenow.com /WA/pullman01.html   (181 words)

 Washington Web Page
Find homes and other property for sale in Seattle, Spokane, Tacoma, Vancouver, Bellevue or any of the other communities in Washington.
The weather for Olympia, Washington is reported by a local weather station using a combination of TAF and METAR reports from airports and weather stations in the area (ICAO).
The time displayed on the weather output is the last reported update for that location.
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