Take a trip back in time and learn about the remarkable life of Maggie Lena Walker. Many National Parks offer visitors the opportunity to join the National Park Service Family as Junior Rangers. Interested students complete a series of activities during their park visit, share their answers with a park ranger, and receive an official Junior Ranger badge.
If you can't visit Maggie Walker National Historic Site, you can print these fun coloring sheets to learn more about Mrs. Walker, her bank, and her home.
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Did You Know?
In 1864, Maggie Walker was born in the Richmond, Virginia home of Elizabeth Van Lew, a staunch abolitionist and famous spy for the North. Maggie’s mother Elizabeth worked for Van Lew as a housekeeper.