Monthly Archives: February 2011

DuSable’s “Heritage of Resistance” Symposium Features Descendants of Drew, Du Bois, Walker and Wells

I’m still feeling the glow of a great weekend in Chicago with old friends and new. The “Heritage of Resistance” symposium at the DuSable Museum where Michelle Duster, Charlene Drew Jarvis, Arthur McFarlane and I talked about our ancestors (Ida … Continue reading

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Discovering Madam Walker at the National Archives

The National Archives recently has launched a video series called “Inside the Vaults.” Madam Walker’s great-great-granddaughter, A’Lelia Bundles, conducted research there for her book, On Her Own Ground: The Life and Times of Madam C. J. Walker, and is featured … Continue reading

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Welcome to the Madam C. J. Walker Blog

Welcome to the Madam C. J. Walker Blog. Visit us at http://www.madamcjwalker.com/

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