On This Day
in West Virginia History...

Advertising for the Freedom Train
Advertising for the Freedom Train, from The American Heritage Program for Your Community, June 1948, Ms79-87

On September 28, 1948, the Freedom Train stopped in Bluefield.

Learn more:
"Freedom Train Is Here! Nation's Most Valued Documents May Be Seen"
"Freedom Train Attendance Record Broken As 13,363 Bluefielders Visit Scene"
"Longest Train Tour Marks Rededication To Liberty"
List of Freedom Train Documents
"Freedom is Everybody's Job" (Ms79-87)
Document-Based Questions

On This Day in West Virginia History: September

West Virginia Archives and History