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Maggie Lena Walker (July 15, 1864 – December 15, 1934) was an African- American teacher and businesswoman. Walker was the first female bank president of ...

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Jan 28, 2016 ... Follow the ambitious life of Maggie Lena Walker, the African-American advocate, activist and entrepreneur who did much to aid in the social ...

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Oct 12, 2016 ... Who Was Maggie Lena Walker? Introduction. In spite of humble beginnings in post-Civil War Richmond, Virginia, Maggie Lena Walker ...

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Apr 12, 2010 ... Walker was born Maggie Lena Mitchell on July 15, 1864, on the Van Lew estate in Richmond. (Until 2009, most scholars thought that 1867 was ...

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Maggie Lena Walker dedicated herself to improving the lives of those in her community; one of the methods she used was to create a sound financial institution ...

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Maggie Lena Walker was born in 1864 in Richmond, Virginia. Her mother, Elizabeth Draper, worked for many years as a laundress and may have been ...

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Mar 26, 2017 ... They appeared to tell the story of Maggie Lena Walker, an African American whose accomplishments in the early 20th century are just ...

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Sources. Maggie Lena Walker, probably the first female bank president in the United States, became one of America's wealthiest black women in the years ...

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Feb 4, 2017 ... Maggie Lena Walker was the first woman in the United States to establish and run a bank. Walker's work as an activist is also well noted.