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Madam Walker as a Patron of the Arts (Black History Month 2014)

For Black History Month 2014 we are sharing little known facts about Madam Walker Madam C. J. Walker very much enjoyed promoting the work of young African American artists. She hosted concerts to feature the work of black musicians and … Continue reading

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Madam Walker and Black Entrepreneurs

                                      “I got my start by giving myself a start”      Madam Walker and Black Entrepreneurs between the Civil War & World War I While many enterprising African American men and women created profitable outlets for their skills as trades people, … Continue reading

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