Thomas, Walker Wilmer--Pensacola Notes--1912
- Digitized: 1912
Walker Wilmer Thomas (Walker W. Thomas) of 429 N. DeVillier St., Pensacola, Florida was a newspaper columnis for The Freeman (Indianapolis, IN; an African-American newspaper), reporting on black society in Pensacola.
&nnsp; This column of March 22, 1912 reports on the visit of Dr. Booker T. Washington to Pensacola as well as marriages and activities of Pensacol's African-American society.
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Physical Description Note
Digital clipping from digitized issue of The Freeman, March 22, 1912, p. 4.
Contributor: Added by Dean DeBolt, 14 September 2015.
- African Americans--Florida--Pensacola Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Pensacola (Fla.)--Blacks Subject Source: Local sources
- Washington, Booker T.
- Washington, Booker T.--Pensacola Visit, 1912 Subject Source: Local sources
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