Booker T. Washington

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Noun1.Booker T. Washington - United States educator who was born a slave but became educated and founded a college at Tuskegee in Alabama (1856-1915)Booker T. Washington - United States educator who was born a slave but became educated and founded a college at Tuskegee in Alabama (1856-1915)
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Hopkins, so Booker Washington became a peculiarly receptive pupil of his.
The immediate former president of the Booker Washington Institute (BWI) Alumni Association, Mr.
I don't believe it is good policy to go up in the hills and tell them that Booker Washington or Councill or anybody else is allowed to vote because they are educated.
4 million; Tubman University and Booker Washington Institute, US$1.
Thus, the revolution destroyed the Old America to which Booker Washington, his Tuskegee Institute, and his white friends and allies wished to assimilate black Americans of the early 20th century.