Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1948. Hardcover. "The first full length biography covers the whole of Booker T. Washington's life on the basis of first-hand research and interview." In researching, Mathews had access to Washington's official and personal correspondence at Tuskegee, and conducted interviews with surviving members of Washington's family, faculty and many others.
8vo, 350pp, green cloth boards with green title on spine, original dj with text in black on spine. Book in fine condition, dj dusty, chipped at edges. Otherwise very good condition. Item #27590