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African American Studies professor Amilcar Shabazz defines Booker T. Washington's approach to educational development in the Jim Crow South. While Julius Rosenwald's philanthropy spawned the Rosenwald Schools program, the blacks whose children would attend the schools provided the majority of the construction money.
This video was produced by the University of Alabama Center for Public Television.
Courtesy of University of Alabama Center for Public Television