photo: Booker T. reading

Useful References & Commentary:


A Triumph of Justice that Changed History

An account for MLK Jr. Day

Choate and Twain Plead For Tuskegee

The New York Times, January 23, 1906

BTW's Famous Quotes

Revealing the mind of a man of deep wisdom and extraordinary common sense.

Problem of Negro Leadership

- Yale-New Haven Teachers' Institute (Robert A. Gibson) A 2-week HS history unit guide. Outline of Booker T. Washington's & WEB Dubois' views. (seeking permission)

Holiday Zone

- Information on Booker T's childhood

Spartacus Educational Website

- Booker Taliaferro Washington.

Thomson*Gale Publishing

- Almanac information

U of Alabama: Publishers' Bindings Online (PBO)

- (recommended)

U of Illinois: The Booker T. Washington Papers

- (recommended) Original-source papers.

U of North Carolina: Documenting the American South

- (recommended) Original-source papers.

Wikipedia

- The Web's free... & freely edited... encyclopedia

     

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Photo: BTW seated,facing right, pen in hand
Harrisburg high School
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Photo: BTW (seated, facing camera)
Library of Congress Archives
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Photo: BTW seated, facing camera (closer-up)
Library of Congress Archives
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Portrait: BTW face shot close-up
Copyright Robert Templeton Estate
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Photo: BTW posed, facing front-right
Library of Congress Archives
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Photo: BTW in office (rotogravure)
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Photo: BTW posed facing front-left
Library of Congress Archives
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Photo: BTW front relaxed
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Photo: BTW face, tight shot
Fisk University
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Photo: BTW face, looking stern
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Photo: BTW face, looking up left
USA Booker
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Photo: BTW facing left, somber expresson
Library of Congress Archives
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Photo: BTW seated, with magazine
Library of Congress Archives
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Photo on a Pin: BTW face shot
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Photo: BTW energetically orating before a crowd

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Photo: BTW orating before a group [est: 1881]
Blog: Cobb-Strictly Old School [entry date: May 25, 2004]
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Photo: BTW w/ R.C. Ogden, Sen. Taft & Andrew Carnegie
Library of Congress - n.d.  LC J694-353A
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Photo: Booker T. Washington standing by a railroad car
West Virginia Culture Organizagtion
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Photo Booker T. Washington in chair (oval cropped)
kenyon.edu
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Portrait: BTW painting
kenyon.edu
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Portrait:Booker T. Washington, (younger)
State Historical Society of Missouri
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Cover Book - Dover Edition - My Larger Education
Dover Books
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Cover Book - Dover Edition - Up From Slavery
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Sculpture: at Hampton Institute w/ Ed Hamilton, sculptor [May 12, 1984]
Hampton Institute, Hampton, Virginia
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Sculpture:Dedication BTW Mem. Garden & Sculpture
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Sculpture: "Lifting The Veil of Ignorance," [location: Tuskegee U]
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Sculpture: "Lifting The Veil of Ignorance," [location: Tuskegee U]
US Park Service
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Sculpture: Bust of Booker T. Washington
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Stamp: 1st to honor a Black American: Booker T. Washington [1940]
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Stamp: US Postage, Commemorating The Centennial of BTW's Birth
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www.arago.si.edu/media/000/027/807/27807_lg.jpg
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The World newspaper article by Booker T. Washington [August 2, 1903]
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Photo-Illustration: Confederate Soldier Monument [Tuskegee Town Square]
Documenting the American South - U. of N. Carolina [& Library of Congress]
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Portrait: Margaret Washington
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Photo: Margaret Washington (profile)
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Photo: Tuskegee students in brickyard
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Portrait: Master Hugh Mulzak, Betsy Graves Reyneau, Oil on canvas [c.1946]
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution, & US Maritime Service
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Photo: SS Booker T. Washington crew with mascot "Booker"
Library of Congress Nat'l Archives & US Maritime Museum online
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Photo: Officers of the SS Booker T. Washington
Library of Congress Nat'l Archives & US Maritime Service Museum online
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Painting: The SS John Brown Liberty Ship
US Maritime Service (training org of the US Merchant Marine)
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Photo: Singer Marian Anderson christening the SS BTW
US Maritime Service (training org of the US Merchant Marine)