Walker To Stanton And More, A Self-Guided Tour Of Woodlawn Women Who Made A Difference

In August, the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment granting women the right to vote was celebrated from Harlem to Hollywood. Continue Reading →

The Madam CJ Walker + Annie Malone Mother’s Day Podcast Series On The Danny Tisdale Show #1-3 (Update)

The Madam CJ Walker + Annie Malone Mother’s Day Podcast Series is recorded live in celebration of these two self -made trailblazers with host Danny Tisdale, on The Danny Tisdale Show. Continue Reading →

Interview: A’lelia Bundles Great-Great-Grand Daughter Of Madam C. J. Walker

bundles in harlemI’m sitting in my office, looking out at the trees. Although the air conditioner is on to cool the rest of the house (because it’s 90 degrees outside), I have one window open so I can hear the birds and smell the honeysuckle and magnolias  that are in full bloom this week. Continue Reading →

A’Lelia Walker’s Grand Harlem Funeral: August 1931

final-for-watermark-of-ALW-Fur-Trimmed-Jacket1-232x300By A’Lelia Bundles

Eighty years ago this month on August 17, 1931–after a lovely day at the beach celebrating a friend’s birthday– A’Lelia Walker, my great-grandmother and namesake, died in Long Branch, New Jersey.  Continue Reading →