Washington, Booker T., 1856-1915
Booker T. Washington (1856-1915), American educator, author, orator, and adviser to multiple presidents of the United States.
Found in 16 Collections and/or Records:
The Ella Barksdale Brown Papers consist of correspondence, writings, financial papers, newspapers and other materials that document her work as an educator, anti-lynching activist, suffragist, and journalist. The bulk of the papers provide evidence of Brown's activism and involvement with numerous schools, youth groups, war relief, civil rights and community organizations.
Letters : Tuskegee Institute, Ala., to the editor ofThe Bridgeport Standard, Bridgeport, Conn., 1906, 1912
The principal figures in this collection are Jedidiah Morse (1761-1826) and his sons Samuel Finley Breese Morse (1791-1872) and Richard Cary Morse (1795-1868). More than half of the collection is made up of correspondence (1779-1868) among members of the family. Also included are legal and financial papers, sermons by Jedidiah and Richard Cary Morse, travel journals, newspaper clippings, scrapbooks, printed matter, and photographs.