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Up from Slavery : An Autobiography

By: Booker Taliaferro Washington

...Up from Slavery: An Autobiography by Booker T. Washington is a publication of the Pennsyl- vania State University. This Portable Document file is fur... ...ity. This Portable Document file is furnished free and without any charge of any kind. Any person using this document file, for any purpose, and in a... ...or, Hazleton, PA 18201-1291 is a Por- table Document File produced as part of an ongoing student publication project to bring classical works of liter... ... be great lawyers, or Congressmen, and many of the women planned to become music teachers; but I had a reasonably fixed idea, even at that early pe- r... ...g to be done to prepare the way for successful lawyers, Congress- men, and music teachers. I felt that the conditions were a good deal like those of a... ...changed to “Dixie” and the audience roared with shrill “hi-yis.” Again the music changed, this time to “Yan- kee Doodle,” and the clamour lessened. Al... ...at stormed El Caney and Santiago to give freedom to the enslaved people of Cuba, forgetting, for the time being, the unjust discrimination that law an... ...n hundred, coming from twenty-seven states and territo- ries, from Africa, Cuba, Porto Rico, Jamaica, and other foreign countries. In our departments ...

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