They Dared!

Bess Bolden Walcott

07/15/2020 | 2m 20s | Video has closed captioning.

Bess Bolden Walcott dedicated the majority of her 100+ years to serving Tuskegee University. Recruited to teach by Booker T. Washington, she also served as librarian and curator of the Washington Carver Museum. But most notably she organized the first black-led chapter of the American Red Cross.

Aired: 07/15/20

Rating: NR

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They Dared! is a local public television program presented by APT.