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

    Maggie L Walker

    National Historic Site Virginia

Maggie L. Walker Image Collection

Did You Know?

Mary McLeod Bethune

Mrs. Walker and Mary McLeod Bethune were close friends. Both served on the board of the National Association of Colored Women (NACW). Mrs. Bethune visited Mrs. Walker, staying overnight on many occasions. Mrs. Bethune’s home in Washington, D.C. is also a National Historic Site.