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Tuskegee University


Tuskegee Institute National Historic Site ... In 1965 Tuskegee University was declared a National ...

History and Mission | Tuskegee University


During his tenure, institutional independence was gained in 1892, again through legislation, when Tuskegee Normal and Industrial Institute was granted ...

Tuskegee Institute National Historic Site--Places Reflecting ...


In 1881, Tuskegee Institute in Alabama officially opened its doors to America's former slaves. In time, the university would gain recognition for its superior training ...

The Rise and Fall of Jim Crow . Jim Crow Stories . Tuskegee ... - PBS


Tuskegee Institute Founded (1881) ... In 1881, Booker T. Washington, then a young teacher, arrived in the town of Tuskegee, Alabama, where he had been ...

Tuskegee Institute--Training Leaders (Educational Materials: African ...


Tuskegee Institute was founded by Booker T. Washington in 1881 under a charter from the Alabama legislature for the purpose of training teachers in Alabama.

Tuskegee University | university, Tuskegee, Alabama, United States ...


Alternate Titles: Tuskegee Institute, Tuskegee Normal and Industrial Institute ... Tuskegee University, private, coeducational, historically black institution of higher  ...

Tuskegee University | Encyclopedia of Alabama


Jun 30, 2008 ... National Historic Landmarks Program: Tuskegee Institute ... Tuskegee students and faculty were also involved in promoting civil rights for ...

Tuskegee Institute: Founder & History | Study.com


This lesson discusses the history of the Tuskegee Institute in Alabama. Learn more about Tuskegee's transformation from a one-room schoolhouse to a...

Teaching at Tuskegee Institute


Teaching at Tuskegee Institute. The Civil War freed the slaves, but it didn't teach them how to live as free people. After the war, schools were created to help train  ...

Tuskegee University - Infoplease


Tuskegee University, at Tuskegee, Ala.; coeducational; chartered and opened 1881 by Booker T. Washington as Tuskegee Normal and Industrial Institute.

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Tuskegee Institute National Historic Site (U.S. National Park Service)


In 1881, Booker T. Washington arrived in Alabama and started building Tuskegee Institute both in reputation and literally brick by brick. He recruited the best and ...

Tuskegee University (1881-- ) | The Black Past: Remembered and ...


Tuskegee University, one of the largest historically black universities in the United ... He modeled Tuskegee after his own experience at the Hampton Institute.

Booker T. Washington - Tuskegee Institute - Biography.com


African-American leader Booker T. Washington founded Tuskegee Institute in 1881 to train African-Americans in agriculture and industry and promote the ...