Educator, author, controversial leader

Hartill, Lane
February 1999
Christian Science Monitor;2/10/99, Vol. 91 Issue 52, p22
Profiles Booker T. Washington. His birth as a slave in Virginia; His education; The Tuskegee Normal and Industrial Institute, which Washington was head of; Why he believed for a time that it was more important for blacks to develop industrial skills than to fight for racial equality; How he was viewed by black leaders of his time; His evolution into an advocate for racial equality.


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