Book/Printed Material Address of Booker T. Washington, principal of the Tuskegee Normal and Industrial Institute, Tuskegee, Alabama : delivered at the opening of the Cotton States and International Exposition, at Atlanta, Ga., September 18, 1895 ; with a letter of congratulation from the President of the United States.

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Title
Address of Booker T. Washington, principal of the Tuskegee Normal and Industrial Institute, Tuskegee, Alabama : delivered at the opening of the Cotton States and International Exposition, at Atlanta, Ga., September 18, 1895 ; with a letter of congratulation from the President of the United States.
Summary
Washington says that business offers the African American great opportunity in the South and that African Americans must start at the bottom of the economic scale before moving up to so-called higher occupations. He also calls upon white southerners to work with African Americans for the common good of both races.
Contributor Names
Washington, Booker T., 1856-1915.
Cotton States Exposition (1895 : Atlanta, Ga.).
Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress)
Susan B. Anthony Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
[Atlanta, Ga. : s.n., 1895]
Subject Headings
-  African Americans--Employment
-  African Americans--Segregation
Genre
Addresses--Georgia--Atlanta--1895
Notes
-  Includes signed letter from President Grover Cleveland. -- P. 3.
-  "Signed article in New York World by Hon. Clark Howell, editor Atlanta Constitution, September 19, 1895." -- P. 4.
-  Imprint from Classified catalogue.
-  Classified catalogue of the Negro collection in the Collis P. Huntington Library, Hampton Institute, 4860
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site and in the Alabama Textual Materials Collection, Alabama Dept. of Archives and History Digital Collections Web site.
-  LC copy annotated in ink on t.p.: Tuskegee, Ala. 1895.
Medium
11 p. ; 19 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
E449 .D16 vol. C, no. 15
HD8081.A65 W355 1895 Signed by former owner Susan B. Anthony.
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.rbc/lcrbmrp.t0c15
Library of Congress Control Number
90898322
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Washington says that business offers the African American great opportunity in the South and that African Americans must start at the bottom of the economic scale before moving up to so-called higher occupations. He also calls upon white southerners to work with African Americans for the common good of both races.
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Washington, Booker T, Cotton States Exposition, Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection, and Susan B. Anthony Collection. Address of Booker T. Washington, principal of the Tuskegee Normal and Industrial Institute, Tuskegee, Alabama: delivered at the opening of the Cotton States and International Exposition, at Atlanta, Ga.,; with a letter of congratulation from the President of the United States. [Atlanta, Ga.: s.n, 1895] Pdf. https://www.loc.gov/item/90898322/.

APA citation style:

Washington, B. T., Cotton States Exposition, Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection & Susan B. Anthony Collection. (1895) Address of Booker T. Washington, principal of the Tuskegee Normal and Industrial Institute, Tuskegee, Alabama: delivered at the opening of the Cotton States and International Exposition, at Atlanta, Ga.,; with a letter of congratulation from the President of the United States. [Atlanta, Ga.: s.n] [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/90898322/.

MLA citation style:

Washington, Booker T, et al. Address of Booker T. Washington, principal of the Tuskegee Normal and Industrial Institute, Tuskegee, Alabama: delivered at the opening of the Cotton States and International Exposition, at Atlanta, Ga.,; with a letter of congratulation from the President of the United States. [Atlanta, Ga.: s.n, 1895] Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/90898322/>.