TITLE

Educator, author, controversial leader

AUTHOR(S)
Hartill, Lane
PUB. DATE
February 1999
SOURCE
Christian Science Monitor;2/10/99, Vol. 91 Issue 52, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
1520933

 

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