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Letter from Booker T. Washington to Theodore Roosevelt

Author:
Washington, Booker T., 1856-1915
Date:
1901-10-01
Description:
Booker T. Washington will have the information on Alabama and Texas appointments within a few days. He is soon leaving for a trip through Mississippi and will summarize conditions in the state. Washington defends the character of the African Americans holding public office in Georgia and believes objections brought against them will be based on race.
Subject:
Employees--Appointment, qualifications, tenure, etc., African Americans--Politics and government, Racism, Alabama, Texas, Mississippi, Georgia
Partner:
Theodore Roosevelt Center
Rights:
These images are presented through a cooperative effort between the Library of Congress and Dickinson State University. No known restrictions on publication.
Source:
http://www.theodorerooseveltcenter.org/Research/Digital-Library/Record?libID=o35050
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