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Walker, C. J., Madam, 1867-1919

Subject Source: Lcnaf

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Copeland African American Museum Collection

Collection number: UA -9-10
Scope and Contents In 1989, Roy Copeland informed his wife, Cheryl, that he did not wish to select a gift for Christmas. Rather than doing this she decided to surprise him! For Christmas that year, she presented him with a seasonally wrapped box. Inside the box, to his surprise, was a set of autographed Muhammad Ali boxing gloves. This expression of love for her husband, led to a labor of love from that Christmas forward. Each year, Cheryl selected a unique piece of memorabilia for Roy. He then parlayed those...
Dates: 2021-07-13

Item 45: Madame CJ Walker Hair care Tins

 Item — Item 45
Collection number: 45
Scope and Contents

Shadowbox containing a tin that held Walker's hair straightening product and a comb. A brief bigraphy is included as well.

Dates: 2021-07-13