Who was the hair-care millionaire? Madame C. J. Walker
|Format:||Adobe EPUB ebook 2013 2013|
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SummaryThe incredible and true story of hair-care tycoon Madame C.J. Walker. Born into poverty on a Louisiana plantation, the child of former slaves, and orphaned at the age of 7, she began to concoct her own hair treatments as a young woman and sold them door-to-door, eventually making a fortune and providing dignified employment to many other African American women.
ContentsWords to know
Rags to riches
Share the wealth