Washington, Booker T. (1856 – 1915)
African – American educator, author, orator, and advisor to presidents of the United States. Between 1890 and 1915, Washington was the dominant leader in the African – American community. Vintage signature and date on a Tuskegee Institute calling card. Professionally matted with a handsome 5″x7″ black/white matte – finish portrait and a plate of US commemorative stamps. Encased in museum conservation glass and a dark carved wood frame.