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A'Lelia Walker, [1926]

 File — Box: 4, Folder: 15
Identifier: 04_15_1926

Scope and Contents

1 5x7 and 2 8x10 prints of photograph of A'Lelia Walker, photographer unknown


  • [1926]

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Biographical / Historical

A'Lelia Walker was born 6 June 1885 in Vicksburg, Mississippi. She was an American businesswoman and patron of the arts. She was the only surviving child of Madam C.J. Walker, considered to be the first self-made millionaire woman in the U.S. She died 17 August 1931 in Long Brach, New Jersey.


From the Series: 12 boxes (Carl Van Vechten Collection of African-American Arts & Letters)

Language of Materials

From the Sub-Series: English


Repository Details

Part of the Millersville University Special Collections Repository

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McNairy Library, PO Box 1002
Millersville University
Millersville 17551-302 US