Booker T. Washington

By: Jake Stone & Isabella Chavez

Early Life:

He was born in Hales Ford, Virginia and went to Tuskgee University. He was born into slavery.

Famous Speeches/Books/Publications/Job Titles

President of Tuskegee (school in Alabama)

He gave many speeches

Major Contributions to Georgia

He was an African American educator and advisor to the presidents of the US.

Lasting imapct on Georgia and the USA

He gave the Atlanta Campaign Speech.

He wanted blacks to have equal rights.