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BLET member helps museum trace histories of black rail workers in Roanoke

(Source: Roanoke Times, June 20, 2014. Editor's note: John Nutter is a retired member of BLET Division 301.)

ROANOKE, Va. — John Nutter sat on a bench inside the Virginia Museum of Transportation chuckling to himself while flipping through his section in a new book about the contributions of African-American railroad workers on the Norfolk and Western Railway.

Full story: Roanoke Times

Tuesday, June 24, 2014

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