• The Kitchen Cabin, Smokehouse and Tobacco Barn in the Distance

    Booker T Washington

    National Monument Virginia


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Eastern National Bookstore

The bookstore, located in the park visitor center, stocks titles for adults and children on Booker T. Washington, African American History, 19th century folk ways, Virginia, and the National Park Service. It also carries nature guides and theme related audio/visual products and souvenirs. Eastern National is a non-profit cooperating association that supports interpretive, research, and publication activities in the National Park Service.

Did You Know?


The "T" in Booker T. Washington's name stands for Taliaferro. Booker found out later in life his mother had given him this as a last name but he did not describe why. He made it his middle name.