Booker T. Washington Visit to Pensacola, 1912
- Digitized: 1912
Report of Booker T. Washington's trip to Pensacola, from The Washington Bee (Washington, DC; an African-American newspaper), March 9, 1912. Article notes appearance at Pensacola Opera House, audience of 2,000 Negroes, and 800 whites in the balcony, introduction by Pensacola Mayor Frank Reilly, and Dr. Washington's comments, party, and local arrangements.
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Physical Description Note
Digital clipping from digitized newspaper, The Washington Bee, March 9, 1912.
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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