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Booker T. Washington
Booker T. Washington: What's a Heaven For? - 17 min
Born into slavery in the 1850s, Booker T. Washington eagerly persued an education, eventually going on to head the Tuskegee Institute. He was the voice for the African American community in the late 1800s through the early 1900s. This biography of his life is presented through art montage.