Mary McLeod Bethune

Lobb, Nancy
January 2007
16 Extraordinary African Americans, 2nd Edition;2007, p23
Book Chapter
Information on African American teacher Mary McLeod Bethune taken from a section of the book "16 Extraordinary African Americans," 2nd edition is presented. It offers a look at her childhood in Mayesville, South Carolina and education at a church mission for African American children. It describes her efforts in founding and supporting her Daytona Educational and Industrial Institute by baking and selling pies.


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