Date:21.08.2016, 23:58 Reconstruction Southern states in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. His base was the Tuskegee Institute, a historically black college in Alabama. As lynchings in the South reached a peak in 1895, Washington gave a speech, known as the ". It was a cup of milk at one time and some potatoes at another." 10 As a boy of about 9 in Virginia, Booker and his family gained freedom under the Emancipation Proclamation as US troops occupied their region in Virginia. Tuskegee Institute A history class conducted at the Tuskegee Institute in 1902 In 1881, the Hampton Institute president Samuel C. Armstrong recommended Washington to become the first leader of Tuskegee Institute, the new normal school (teachers' college) in Alabama. It was there that the wholly illiterate Booker began to painstakingly teach himself to read and attended school for the first time. 12 At the time he started school Booker was faced with the need to rapidly invent a surname, and.
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