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

    Maggie L Walker

    National Historic Site Virginia

Photo Gallery

Welcome to Maggie L. Walker National Historic Site's online photo gallery. The site offers a wide variety of enjoyable photos during various stages of Maggie Walker's life, along with photos of family, friends and colleagues. Browse the gallery to get a glimpse of life during the Independent Order of St. Luke's Right Worthy Grand Secretary's era.

Contact our curator for information on photograph use for educational programs, publications or research. Email the curator or call at (804)771-2017 x. 33.


Did You Know?

Booker T. Washington

While Mrs. Walker is known as the first African American woman to found and be president of a bank, much of her work was in the early 20th Century Civil Rights Movement with her friends Booker T. Washington, Mary Church Terrell, and Mary McLeod Bethune.