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Booker T. Washington, three-quarter length portrait, standing, facing left Shepherd, St. Paul

Booker T. Washington, three-quarter length portrait, standing, facing ...

Booker T. Washington Collection (Library of Congress).

[Booker T. Washington, three-quarter length portrait, seated, facing front]

[Booker T. Washington, three-quarter length portrait, seated, facing f...

Blind stamp on mount: Shepherd, 27 E. 7th St., St. Paul, Minn. Photograph possibly by Harry Shepherd. Booker T. Washington Collection (Library of Congress).

[Booker T. Washington, three-quarter length portrait, seated, facing slightly left, holding newspaper]

[Booker T. Washington, three-quarter length portrait, seated, facing s...

Stamp on mount: Schumacher, 107 N. Spring St., Los Angeles, Cal. Photograph possibly by Schumacher. Booker T. Washington Collection (Library of Congress).

The chapel

The chapel

Photograph shows view from the street of the Chapel at Tuskegee Normal and Industrial Institute, Tuskegee, Alabama Title from item. Forms part of: Booker T. Washington Collection (Library of Congress).

[Booker T. Washington standing on a stage before large crowd in Lakeland]

[Booker T. Washington standing on a stage before large crowd in Lakela...

Booker T. Washington Collection (Library of Congress).

[African American men preparing to serve a meal in an outdoor setting among trees]

[African American men preparing to serve a meal in an outdoor setting ...

Title devised by Library staff. Forms part of: Booker T. Washington Collection (Library of Congress).

[Booker T. Washington, half-length portrait, seated]

[Booker T. Washington, half-length portrait, seated]

Title devised by Library staff. No. 255 on negative. Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection (Library of Congress).

Booker T. Washington

Booker T. Washington

Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress). Title from unverified data provided by the Bain News Service on the negatives or caption cards. General information about the George Grantha... More

Mrs. Booker Washington, portrait

Mrs. Booker Washington, portrait

Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress). Title from unverified data provided by the Bain News Service on the negatives or caption cards. General information about the George Grantha... More

[Young students in a classroom at the Tuskegee Normal and Industrial Institute]

[Young students in a classroom at the Tuskegee Normal and Industrial I...

Booker T. Washington Collection (Library of Congress).

[William McKinley, standing on platform, between Gov. Jos. E. Johnston and Booker T. Washington, Tuskegee, Ala.]

[William McKinley, standing on platform, between Gov. Jos. E. Johnston...

Photograph shows William McKinley, standing on platform, between Gov. Jos. E. Johnston and Booker T. Washington, Tuskegee, Alabama. Stereo copyrighted by Underwood & Underwood, 1902. This record contains unveri... More

[George Washington Carver, full-length portrait, seated on steps, facing front, with staff]

[George Washington Carver, full-length portrait, seated on steps, faci...

Title devised by Library staff. Reference copy (modern print) in BIOG FILE - Carver, George Washington. Forms part of: Booker T. Washington Collection (Library of Congress). Original negative may be available: ... More

Cassedy Hall, near which president's train stopped

Cassedy Hall, near which president's train stopped

Photograph shows view from the street of Cassedy Hall decorated with red, white, and blue banners in honor of President Theodore Roosevelt's visit. Title from item. Forms part of: Booker T. Washington Collectio... More

[(Left to right) Robert C. Ogden, Senator William Howard Taft, Booker T. Washington and Andrew Carnegie, standing on the steps of a building, at the Tuskegee Institute's 25th anniversary celebration]

[(Left to right) Robert C. Ogden, Senator William Howard Taft, Booker ...

Title devised by Library staff. (Source: M. Kreisel, American Women photographers, 1999, p. 120) Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection (Library of Congress).

[Booker T. Washington, seated on steps of porch, with wife and two sons]

[Booker T. Washington, seated on steps of porch, with wife and two son...

H75824 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by Underwood & Underwood. No. U-90681.

[George Washington Carver, full-length portrait, standing in field, probably at Tuskegee, holding piece of soil]

[George Washington Carver, full-length portrait, standing in field, pr...

Booker T. Washington Collection (Library of Congress). Original negative may be available: LC-J694-520

Residence of Booker T. Washington, Tuskegee Institute, Ala

Residence of Booker T. Washington, Tuskegee Institute, Ala

"G 3653" and "53" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 019466. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Booker Washington and some of his distinguished guests

Booker Washington and some of his distinguished guests

Photograph shows Booker T. Washington, standing, center, with (front row) George T. McAneny, Robert C. Ogden, an unidentified man, and George W. Eliot, President of Harvard College, (2nd row) J.G. Phelps Stokes... More

[Tuskegee Institute faculty with Andrew Carnegie, Tuskegee, Alabama]

[Tuskegee Institute faculty with Andrew Carnegie, Tuskegee, Alabama]

Shown from left to right, seated in front row: R.C. Ogden; Mrs. Booker T. Washington; Booker T. Washington; Andrew Carnegie; and an unidentified person. Signed and dated by Frances Benjamin Jonhston. Frances Be... More

President Roosevelt and Booker Washington reviewing the 61 "industry" floats, Tuskegee, Ala.

President Roosevelt and Booker Washington reviewing the 61 "industry" ...

Title from item. No. 7832. No. U-86253. Copyright by Underwood & Underwood.

[Booker T. Washington, three-quarter length portrait, seated, facing slightly right with right hand in lap]

[Booker T. Washington, three-quarter length portrait, seated, facing s...

H112033 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by Waldon Fawcett.

Booker Washington and Gov. Wilson (Ky.)

Booker Washington and Gov. Wilson (Ky.)

Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress). Title from unverified data provided by the Bain News Service on the negatives or caption cards. General information about the George Grantha... More

Booker T. Washington / Photo by Peter P. Jones, 3631 State St., Chicago.

Booker T. Washington / Photo by Peter P. Jones, 3631 State St., Chicag...

Photograph shows portrait of Booker T. Washington with book. Title from item. Formerly part of LOT 7496.

Mrs. Booker Washington

Mrs. Booker Washington

Photograph shows Margaret James Murray Washington, third wife of Booker T. Washington. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2013) Title from data provided by the Bain News Service on the negative. Forms part of: Ge... More

Booker Washington

Booker Washington

Title from unverified data provided by the Bain News Service on the negatives or caption cards. Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress). General information about the George Grantha... More

Mrs. Booker Washington

Mrs. Booker Washington

Photograph shows Margaret James Murray Washington, third wife of Booker T. Washington. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2013)

Mrs. Booker Washington

Mrs. Booker Washington

Photograph shows Margaret James Murray Washington, third wife of Booker T. Washington. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2013) Title from data provided by the Bain News Service on the negative. Forms part of: G... More

Mrs. Booker Washington

Mrs. Booker Washington

Photograph shows Margaret James Murray Washington, third wife of Booker T. Washington. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2013)

Booker T. Washington National Monument, Hardy, Virginia

Booker T. Washington National Monument, Hardy, Virginia

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency not held by the Library. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer. Credit line: Photographs in the Carol M.... More

Booker T. Washington National Monument, Virginia : official map and guide

Booker T. Washington National Monument, Virginia : official map and gu...

"*GPO: 2004--304-337/00054. Reprint 2004." Title from panel. Oriented with north toward the lower left. Includes text, ill., and location map. Text and col. ill. on verso. Available also through the Library of ... More

Statue of Booker T. Washington "Lifting the Veil of Ignorance," by Charles Keck located at Tuskegee University in Tuskegee, Alabama

Statue of Booker T. Washington "Lifting the Veil of Ignorance," by Cha...

Title, date, subject note, and keywords provided by the photographer. Credit line: The George F. Landegger Collection of Alabama Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America, Library of Congress, Prints and Phot... More

Camera thought to be owned by renowned photographer Frances Benjamin Johnston

Camera thought to be owned by renowned photographer Frances Benjamin J...

It is believed that Johnston came to Cordova with Booker T. Washington in 1902 and that they were run out of town. It is also believed that the hole in the billows of the camera was put there by a member of the... More

Statue of Booker T. Washington at the Alabama Department of Archives and History, Montgomery, Alabama

Statue of Booker T. Washington at the Alabama Department of Archives a...

The Alabama Department of Archives and History was established by an act of the legislature on February 27, 1901. Accordingto the enabling legislation, one of the purposes of the department was "... The collect... More

A clock that depicts African Americans and Booker T. Washington in a degrading light, found in a box of antiques linked to Booker T. Washington and Frances Benjamin Johnston, in Cordova, Alabama

A clock that depicts African Americans and Booker T. Washington in a d...

Title, date, subject note, and keywords provided by the photographer. Credit line: The George F. Landegger Collection of Alabama Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America, Library of Congress, Prints and Phot... More

Statue of Booker T. Washington "Lifting the Veil of Ignorance," by Charles Keck located at Tuskegee University in Tuskegee, Alabama

Statue of Booker T. Washington "Lifting the Veil of Ignorance," by Cha...

Title, date, subject note, and keywords provided by the photographer. Credit line: The George F. Landegger Collection of Alabama Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America, Library of Congress, Prints and Phot... More

The Oaks, home built for Booker T. Washington and his family in Tuskegee, Alabama

The Oaks, home built for Booker T. Washington and his family in Tuskeg...

The Washington family lived in the house from 1900 - 1925. Most furnishings were made by local craftsmen and students. Title, date, subject note, and keywords provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Geor... More

Camera thought to be owned by renowned photographer Frances Benjamin Johnston

Camera thought to be owned by renowned photographer Frances Benjamin J...

It is believed that Johnston came to Cordova with Booker T. Washington in 1902 and that they were run out of town. It is also believed that the hole in the billows of the camera was put there by a member of the... More

Statue of Booker T. Washington "Lifting the Veil of Ignorance," by Charles Keck located at Tuskegee University in Tuskegee, Alabama

Statue of Booker T. Washington "Lifting the Veil of Ignorance," by Cha...

Title, date, subject note, and keywords provided by the photographer. Credit line: The George F. Landegger Collection of Alabama Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America, Library of Congress, Prints and Phot... More

The Oaks, home built for Booker T. Washington and his family in Tuskegee, Alabama

The Oaks, home built for Booker T. Washington and his family in Tuskeg...

The Washington family lived in the house from 1900 - 1925. Most furnishings were made by local craftsmen and students. Title, date, subject note, and keywords provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Geor... More

The Oaks, home built for Booker T. Washington and his family in Tuskegee, Alabama

The Oaks, home built for Booker T. Washington and his family in Tuskeg...

The Washington family lived in the house from 1900 - 1925. Most furnishings were made by local craftsmen and students. Title, date, subject note, and keywords provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Geor... More

A clock that depicts African Americans and Booker T. Washington in a degrading light, found in a box of antiques linked to Booker T. Washington and Frances Benjamin Johnston, in Cordova, Alabama

A clock that depicts African Americans and Booker T. Washington in a d...

Title, date, subject note, and keywords provided by the photographer. Credit line: The George F. Landegger Collection of Alabama Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America, Library of Congress, Prints and Phot... More

The Oaks, home built for Booker T. Washington and his family in Tuskegee, Alabama

The Oaks, home built for Booker T. Washington and his family in Tuskeg...

The Washington family lived in the house from 1900 - 1925. Most furnishings were made by local craftsmen and students. Title, date, subject note, and keywords provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Geor... More

KKK metals found in a box of historic items that are linked to Booker T. Washington and Frances Benjamin Johnston

KKK metals found in a box of historic items that are linked to Booker ...

Title, date, subject note, and keywords provided by the photographer. Credit line: The George F. Landegger Collection of Alabama Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America, Library of Congress, Prints and Phot... More

A clock that depicts African Americans and Booker T. Washington in a degrading light, found in a box of antiques linked to Booker T. Washington and Frances Benjamin Johnston, in Cordova, Alabama

A clock that depicts African Americans and Booker T. Washington in a d...

Title, date, subject note, and keywords provided by the photographer. Credit line: The George F. Landegger Collection of Alabama Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America, Library of Congress, Prints and Phot... More

The Oaks, home built for Booker T. Washington and his family in Tuskegee, Alabama

The Oaks, home built for Booker T. Washington and his family in Tuskeg...

The Washington family lived in the house from 1900 - 1925. Most furnishings were made by local craftsmen and students. Title, date, subject note, and keywords provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Geor... More

The Oaks, home built for Booker T. Washington and his family in Tuskegee, Alabama

The Oaks, home built for Booker T. Washington and his family in Tuskeg...

The Washington family lived in the house from 1900 - 1925. Most furnishings were made by local craftsmen and students. Title, date, subject note, and keywords provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Geor... More

Grave of Booker T. Washington located at Tuskegee University, Tuskegee, Alabama

Grave of Booker T. Washington located at Tuskegee University, Tuskegee...

Title, date, subject note, and keywords provided by the photographer. Credit line: The George F. Landegger Collection of Alabama Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America, Library of Congress, Prints and Phot... More

Anthony Hall, the administration building of the former Storer College in Harpers Ferry, West Virginia

Anthony Hall, the administration building of the former Storer College...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Founded in 1867 as one of the first schools of higher education in the South (Harpers Ferry was then in Virginia) open to people of al... More

Anthony Hall, the administration building of the former Storer College in Harpers Ferry, West Virginia

Anthony Hall, the administration building of the former Storer College...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Founded in 1867 as one of the first schools of higher education in the South (Harpers Ferry was then in Virginia) open to people of al... More

Building on the campus of the former Storer College in Harpers Ferry, West Virginia

Building on the campus of the former Storer College in Harpers Ferry, ...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Founded in 1867 as one of the first schools of higher education in the South (Harpers Ferry was then in Virginia) open to people of al... More

A building in Harpers Ferry, West Virginia, on what was once the campus of Storer College

A building in Harpers Ferry, West Virginia, on what was once the campu...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Founded in 1867 as one of the first schools of higher education in the South (Harpers Ferry was then in Virginia) open to people of al... More

Library building at the former Storer College in Harpers Ferry, West Virginia

Library building at the former Storer College in Harpers Ferry, West V...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Founded in 1867 as one of the first schools of higher education in the South (Harpers Ferry was then in Virginia) open to people of al... More

Mural painted by Wardell McClain, artist, Sponsored by Sims Barbershop, Champlain Ave. at 47th St., Chicago, 2016

Mural painted by Wardell McClain, artist, Sponsored by Sims Barbershop...

Mural, titled "Sim's Corner Wall of Respect" features portraits of Martin Luther King, Jr., Jessie Jackson, Harold Washington, Elijah Muhammad, Nelson Mandela, Harriet Tubman, Sojourner Truth, Adam & Eve, Muham... More

T. Thomas Fortune House, 94 West Bergen Place, Red Bank, Monmouth County, NJ

T. Thomas Fortune House, 94 West Bergen Place, Red Bank, Monmouth Coun...

West Bergen Place has been renamed Drs. James Parker Boulevard. Significance: Born a slave, crusading journalist T. Thomas Fortune eventually owned and operated three newspapers which he used to fight against c... More

Address of Booker T. Washington : delivered at the alumni dinner of Harvard University (Cambridge, Mass.), June 24, 1896, after receiving the honorary degree of "Master of Arts"

Address of Booker T. Washington : delivered at the alumni dinner of Ha...

Washington says that the black race is improving slowly in the South but needs help and encouragement to reach its fullest potential. He also sees better race relations as blacks and whites work together for th... More

An address by Booker T. Washington, prin., Tuskegee Normal and Industrial Institute, Tuskegee, Alabama : delivered under the auspices of the Armstrong Association, Lincoln Day Exercises, at the Madison Square Garden Concert Hall, New York, N.Y., February 12, 1898

An address by Booker T. Washington, prin., Tuskegee Normal and Industr...

At this Lincoln Day celebration, Washington advises African Americans to get training and employment in industrial and agricultural sciences, which will lead to a sense of accomplishment, self-respect, confiden... More

An address

An address

A newspaper summary of Washington's address about the loyalty of African Americans and his appeal for justice and recognition of African American's civil rights. President William McKinley, members of his cabin... More

The Negro and the signs of civilization : from the Tradesman, Chattanooga, Tenn. ; and, The Negro's part in the upbuilding of the South : from "Dixie," Atlanta, Ga

The Negro and the signs of civilization : from the Tradesman, Chattano...

Washington argues that races gain self-and mutual-respect via "signs" of civilization, i.e., through material possessions and achievements, and that it is in the interest of whites in North and South to help so... More

The Hardwick bill : an interview in the Atlanta constitution

The Hardwick bill : an interview in the Atlanta constitution

Washington sees friendship growing between the races in the South, but is is marred by proposed election laws that would disenfranchise African Americans. He questions the purposed electoral laws and recommends... More

Nineteenth annual report of the principal of the Tuskegee Normal and Industrial Institute, Tuskegee, Alabama : for the year ending May 31, 1900

Nineteenth annual report of the principal of the Tuskegee Normal and I...

An annual report submitted by Booker T. Washington, listing trustees, discussing the value of industrial education and the careers of the Institute's graduates, and giving figures for staff, income, and gifts. ... More

[Booker T. Washington sitting and holding books]

[Booker T. Washington sitting and holding books]

H32157 U.S. Copyright Office. H32158 U.S. Copyright Office. Title devised by Library staff. Photographer's name from copyright catalog.

Negro education not a failure : address by Booker T. Washington in the Concert Hall of Madison Square Garden, New York, Lincoln's Birthday, February 12, 1904

Negro education not a failure : address by Booker T. Washington in the...

Cover title. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. LC copy formerly part of YA Collection: YA 17597. Source: Source unknown.

A protest against the burning and lynching of Negroes

A protest against the burning and lynching of Negroes

A newspaper article in which Washington protests lynchings and lack of trials for blacks accused of murder in the South and in which he asks pulpit and press to speak out against mob violence and lynchings. Cap... More

Address of Booker T. Washington : delivered at the alumni dinner of Harvard University (Cambridge, Mass.), June 24, 1896, after receiving the honorary degree of "Master of Arts"

Address of Booker T. Washington : delivered at the alumni dinner of Ha...

Washington says that the black race is improving slowly in the South but needs help and encouragement to reach its fullest potential. He also sees better race relations as blacks and whites work together for th... More

An address by Booker T. Washington, prin., Tuskegee Normal and Industrial Institute, Tuskegee, Alabama : delivered under the auspices of the Armstrong Association, Lincoln Day Exercises, at the Madison Square Garden Concert Hall, New York, N.Y., February 12, 1898

An address by Booker T. Washington, prin., Tuskegee Normal and Industr...

At this Lincoln Day celebration, Washington advises African Americans to get training and employment in industrial and agricultural sciences, which will lead to a sense of accomplishment, self-respect, confiden... More

An address

An address

A newspaper summary of Washington's address about the loyalty of African Americans and his appeal for justice and recognition of African American's civil rights. President William McKinley, members of his cabin... More

The Negro and the signs of civilization : from the Tradesman, Chattanooga, Tenn. ; and, The Negro's part in the upbuilding of the South : from "Dixie," Atlanta, Ga

The Negro and the signs of civilization : from the Tradesman, Chattano...

Washington argues that races gain self-and mutual-respect via "signs" of civilization, i.e., through material possessions and achievements, and that it is in the interest of whites in North and South to help so... More

Nineteenth annual report of the principal of the Tuskegee Normal and Industrial Institute, Tuskegee, Alabama : for the year ending May 31, 1900

Nineteenth annual report of the principal of the Tuskegee Normal and I...

An annual report submitted by Booker T. Washington, listing trustees, discussing the value of industrial education and the careers of the Institute's graduates, and giving figures for staff, income, and gifts. ... More

The Hardwick bill : an interview in the Atlanta constitution

The Hardwick bill : an interview in the Atlanta constitution

Washington sees friendship growing between the races in the South, but is is marred by proposed election laws that would disenfranchise African Americans. He questions the purposed electoral laws and recommends... More

Negro education not a failure : address by Booker T. Washington in the Concert Hall of Madison Square Garden, New York, Lincoln's Birthday, February 12, 1904

Negro education not a failure : address by Booker T. Washington in the...

Cover title. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. LC copy formerly part of YA Collection: YA 17597. Source: Source unknown.

A protest against the burning and lynching of Negroes

A protest against the burning and lynching of Negroes

A newspaper article in which Washington protests lynchings and lack of trials for blacks accused of murder in the South and in which he asks pulpit and press to speak out against mob violence and lynchings. Cap... More

Address of Booker T. Washington : delivered at the alumni dinner of Harvard University (Cambridge, Mass.), June 24, 1896, after receiving the honorary degree of "Master of Arts"

Address of Booker T. Washington : delivered at the alumni dinner of Ha...

Washington says that the black race is improving slowly in the South but needs help and encouragement to reach its fullest potential. He also sees better race relations as blacks and whites work together for th... More

An address by Booker T. Washington, prin., Tuskegee Normal and Industrial Institute, Tuskegee, Alabama : delivered under the auspices of the Armstrong Association, Lincoln Day Exercises, at the Madison Square Garden Concert Hall, New York, N.Y., February 12, 1898

An address by Booker T. Washington, prin., Tuskegee Normal and Industr...

At this Lincoln Day celebration, Washington advises African Americans to get training and employment in industrial and agricultural sciences, which will lead to a sense of accomplishment, self-respect, confiden... More

An address

An address

A newspaper summary of Washington's address about the loyalty of African Americans and his appeal for justice and recognition of African American's civil rights. President William McKinley, members of his cabin... More

The Negro and the signs of civilization : from the Tradesman, Chattanooga, Tenn. ; and, The Negro's part in the upbuilding of the South : from "Dixie," Atlanta, Ga

The Negro and the signs of civilization : from the Tradesman, Chattano...

Washington argues that races gain self-and mutual-respect via "signs" of civilization, i.e., through material possessions and achievements, and that it is in the interest of whites in North and South to help so... More

The Hardwick bill : an interview in the Atlanta constitution

The Hardwick bill : an interview in the Atlanta constitution

Washington sees friendship growing between the races in the South, but is is marred by proposed election laws that would disenfranchise African Americans. He questions the purposed electoral laws and recommends... More

Nineteenth annual report of the principal of the Tuskegee Normal and Industrial Institute, Tuskegee, Alabama : for the year ending May 31, 1900

Nineteenth annual report of the principal of the Tuskegee Normal and I...

An annual report submitted by Booker T. Washington, listing trustees, discussing the value of industrial education and the careers of the Institute's graduates, and giving figures for staff, income, and gifts. ... More

Negro education not a failure : address by Booker T. Washington in the Concert Hall of Madison Square Garden, New York, Lincoln's Birthday, February 12, 1904

Negro education not a failure : address by Booker T. Washington in the...

Cover title. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. LC copy formerly part of YA Collection: YA 17597. Source: Source unknown.

A protest against the burning and lynching of Negroes

A protest against the burning and lynching of Negroes

A newspaper article in which Washington protests lynchings and lack of trials for blacks accused of murder in the South and in which he asks pulpit and press to speak out against mob violence and lynchings. Cap... More

Address of Booker T. Washington : delivered at the alumni dinner of Harvard University (Cambridge, Mass.), June 24, 1896, after receiving the honorary degree of "Master of Arts"

Address of Booker T. Washington : delivered at the alumni dinner of Ha...

Washington says that the black race is improving slowly in the South but needs help and encouragement to reach its fullest potential. He also sees better race relations as blacks and whites work together for th... More

An address

An address

A newspaper summary of Washington's address about the loyalty of African Americans and his appeal for justice and recognition of African American's civil rights. President William McKinley, members of his cabin... More

An address by Booker T. Washington, prin., Tuskegee Normal and Industrial Institute, Tuskegee, Alabama : delivered under the auspices of the Armstrong Association, Lincoln Day Exercises, at the Madison Square Garden Concert Hall, New York, N.Y., February 12, 1898

An address by Booker T. Washington, prin., Tuskegee Normal and Industr...

At this Lincoln Day celebration, Washington advises African Americans to get training and employment in industrial and agricultural sciences, which will lead to a sense of accomplishment, self-respect, confiden... More

The Negro and the signs of civilization : from the Tradesman, Chattanooga, Tenn. ; and, The Negro's part in the upbuilding of the South : from "Dixie," Atlanta, Ga

The Negro and the signs of civilization : from the Tradesman, Chattano...

Washington argues that races gain self-and mutual-respect via "signs" of civilization, i.e., through material possessions and achievements, and that it is in the interest of whites in North and South to help so... More

The Hardwick bill : an interview in the Atlanta constitution

The Hardwick bill : an interview in the Atlanta constitution

Washington sees friendship growing between the races in the South, but is is marred by proposed election laws that would disenfranchise African Americans. He questions the purposed electoral laws and recommends... More

Nineteenth annual report of the principal of the Tuskegee Normal and Industrial Institute, Tuskegee, Alabama : for the year ending May 31, 1900

Nineteenth annual report of the principal of the Tuskegee Normal and I...

An annual report submitted by Booker T. Washington, listing trustees, discussing the value of industrial education and the careers of the Institute's graduates, and giving figures for staff, income, and gifts. ... More

A protest against the burning and lynching of Negroes

A protest against the burning and lynching of Negroes

A newspaper article in which Washington protests lynchings and lack of trials for blacks accused of murder in the South and in which he asks pulpit and press to speak out against mob violence and lynchings. Cap... More

Negro education not a failure : address by Booker T. Washington in the Concert Hall of Madison Square Garden, New York, Lincoln's Birthday, February 12, 1904

Negro education not a failure : address by Booker T. Washington in the...

Cover title. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. LC copy formerly part of YA Collection: YA 17597. Source: Source unknown.

Address of Booker T. Washington : delivered at the alumni dinner of Harvard University (Cambridge, Mass.), June 24, 1896, after receiving the honorary degree of "Master of Arts"

Address of Booker T. Washington : delivered at the alumni dinner of Ha...

Washington says that the black race is improving slowly in the South but needs help and encouragement to reach its fullest potential. He also sees better race relations as blacks and whites work together for th... More

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