Thursday, January 28, 2010

State Library to Discuss Madam C.J. Walker

The Indiana State Library in Indianapolis will present a program, "Madam C.J. Walker: The Wonderful Hair Grower," on Wednesday, February 24 from noon to 1 pm in the library's History Reference Room. In honor of Black History Month Rachael Heger, Indiana Collection Supervisor, will discuss Madam C.J. Walker's achievements in Indianapolis and how she became a millionaire.

1 comment:

  1. Great to see this announcement, especially as we observe the centennial of Madam C. J. Walker's arrival in Indianapolis. I hope your readers will have a chance to visit the Madam Walker Theatre Center at 617 Indiana Avenue ( and our biography website at
    A'Lelia Bundles
    Madam Walker's great-great-granddaughter and biographer