Booker T. Washington Videos

Booker T. Washington on Race Relations

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Booker T. Washington on Race Relations

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On September 18, 1895, at the Atlanta Exposition, Booker T. Washington rises to national fame when he delivers what came to be known as his “Atlanta Compromise” speech, in which he advocates for the races to work together while remaining separate socially.