Author's Talk: Eric K. Washington Examines Race, Class & Labor

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New York City Department of Records and Information Services

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Historian Eric K. Washington discusses his debut biography, Boss of the Grips: The Life of James H. Williams and the Red Caps of Grand Central Terminal. Join us to explore the legacy of the chief porter - one of the most emblematic figures in the city's African-American community.

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  • For more information about the author, please visit: https://www.ekwashington.com

  • Below a picture of James H. Williams, Otto Sarony Studio, ca. 1905. Courtesy of the Charles Ford Williams Family Archives.

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