• Collage of images, including Maggie Walker, her home, and the St. Luke Penny Savings Bank

    Maggie L Walker

    National Historic Site Virginia

Curriculum Based Lesson Plans for High School

Did You Know?

Women teachers with class circa 1900

In many states, when women married they could no longer teach school. Maggie Walker had to give up her teaching job when she married Armstead Walker in 1886.