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Macon County Public Library JB WALKER (Text) 39493106391917 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1604130725
  • Physical Description: 103 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Chelsea House, [2008]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 96-97) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
"Hit often and hit hard" -- Motherless child -- Sarah's dream -- Gearing up -- "My own factory on my own ground" -- "Don't sit down and wait" -- "We should protest" -- "A conference of interest to the race" -- The legacy.
Summary, etc.:
A biography of the African American businesswoman whose invention of facial creams and other cosmetics led to great financial success and who, throughout her life, devoted herself to many social and political causes.
Subject: Walker, C. J., Madam, 1867-1919 > Juvenile literature.
African American women executives > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Cosmetics industry > United States > History > Juvenile literature.
African American women executives > Juvenile literature.
Cosmetics industry > History > Juvenile literature.
African Americans > Juvenile biography.
Women > Juvenile biography.
Genre: Biographies.

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