The Centennial of Madam C. J. Walker’s Death – May 25, 1919

Posted on 05/26/2019 at 7:38pm
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On Sunday morning, May 25, 1919 – exactly 100 years ago this weekend – Madam C. J. Walker died atread more >

Remembering My Fantastic Dad, S. Henry Bundles, Jr. (1927-2019)

Posted on 03/31/2019 at 6:07pm
With my dad in Chicago in 1953.

    My dad, S. Henry Bundles, Jr., died a few days ago on March 26. Since then I’ve hadread more >

Remembering April 4, 1968

Posted on 04/08/2018 at 2:41pm
"The Armor We Still Need" by A'Lelia Bundles in Rochelle Riley's The Burden: African Americans and the Enduring Impact of Slavery (Wayne State University Press 2018)

We all remember where we were on April 4, 1968. We remember when we first heard that Martin Luther King,read more >

Madam C. J. Walker’s 150th Birthday (December 23, 2017)

Posted on 12/23/2017 at 10:48am
Madam C. J. Walker was born 150 years ago on December 23, 1867.

Madam C. J. Walker was born Sarah Breedlove on December 23, 1867 on the same Delta, Louisiana plantation where herread more >

Madam C. J. Walker’s First National Convention (August 30-31, 1917)

Posted on 08/30/2017 at 6:29pm
Madam C. J. Walker hosts the first annual convention of the Walker Beauty Culturists in Philadelphia on August 30-31, 1917. (Photo credit: Madam Walker Family Archives)

One hundred years ago this week — on August 30 and August 31, 1917 — hair care entrepreneur Madam C.read more >