Welcome to the Official Madam C. J. Walker website, which is designed to help students prepare reports and presentations about Madam Walker.
Because the foundation of a well-written paper is research, we urge you to read the material that already is provided on the website before sending your questions. After you’ve read the material, we welcome your questions at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The following links should answer most of your questions:
Click here for Black History Month Resources including articles, videos and photos.
Click links below for other Madam Walker information for your reports:
SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION LEMELSON CENTER PODCAST
Inventive Voices Interviews A’Lelia Bundles/Free iPod download
Click #10 and #11 “Madam Walker” 2/13/2009
Students: This is a great interview with info about Madam Walker
HGTV VIDEO ABOUT MADAM WALKER
Click for excellent video about Walker’s life
CEO TV INTERVIEW ABOUT MADAM WALKER (July 2011)
PRIMARY RESEARCH DOCUMENTS ABOUT MADAM WALKER A’Lelia Bundles, Walker’s great-great-granddaughter and biographer, talks about her research at the National Archives
NATIONAL PARK SERVICE Madam Walker Lesson Plan
Madam Walker and J. C. Penney
INDIANA HISTORICAL SOCIETY (www.indianahistory.org)
ARTICLES ABOUT MADAM WALKER (Also click “BIBLIOGRAPHY”):
Harvard Business School Madam Walker Case Study (June 25, 2007)
Scholastic Magazine by Sarah Blustain