A’Lelia Walker’s Three Husbands

Posted on 09/03/2019 at 8:30pm
A'LeliaWalker FurTrim WM MWFA 200 dpi aleliabundles.com for AAIHS 5-15-2019

Today’s installment in the A’Lelia Walker story is a quick overview of her three husbands: John Robinson, Wiley Merlio Wilson and James Arthurread more >

Remembering A’Lelia Walker on the Anniversary of Her Funeral

Posted on 08/22/2019 at 4:26pm
Funeral Newspaper Scurlock and Walker Employees

A’Lelia Walker — Harlem Renaissance patron of the arts and daughter of entrepreneur Madam C. J. Walker — was buriedread more >

The Real A’Lelia Walker Is Much More Interesting Than the Myth

Posted on 06/06/2019 at 11:20pm
A'Lelia Walker circa 1913

A’Lelia Walker was born 134 years ago today on June 6, 1885. I’ve written a lot about her since Iread more >

Happy Birthday, Langston Hughes! (A’Lelia Walker and Langston Hughes)

Posted on 02/01/2016 at 7:14pm
Langston Hughes

Happy Birthday, Langston Hughes and Happy Black History Month 2016! For my A’Lelia Walker biography, I’m in the midst ofread more >

A’Lelia Walker’s 1924 Visit to Atlantic City

Posted on 04/03/2015 at 12:06pm
A'Lelia Walker with Everett Johnson on the beach in front of the Traymore Hotel. (aleliabundles.com/WalkerFamilyArchives)

Discreetly poured cocktails under the pavilion of George Walls’s Texas Avenue bathhouse made Atlantic City one of A’Lelia Walker’s favoriteread more >