Booker T. Washinton's Visit to Cornell

Cornellian Article, c. 1899

Cornellian Article, c. 1899

While he was a student, Booker T. Washington came to Cornell to speak.  Frank Armstrong gave a short speech introducing Washington, who was so impressed by his speaking ability that he invited him to work for him outside of Cornell. This is an article describing Booker T. Washington's visit and lecture.

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Booker T. Washinton's Visit to Cornell