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'Remembering Fannie Mae Duncan and the Cotton Club'
Experience the life and times of the legendary Fannie Mae Duncan and the Cotton Club; a business icon well ahead of its time.
What is the likelihood that the middle child of seven youngsters born to African American tenant farmers in rural Oklahoma in 1918 would become a figure in American history? Faced with the seemingly insurmountable challenges of her father’s death, the ravages of the Dust Bowl, and her family’s move to Colorado Springs in 1933, Fannie Mae (Bragg) Duncan defied the odds.
Thanks to the foresight of the city’s founder, General William Jackson Palmer, Fannie Mae received an excellent education inView more
1150 Panorama Dr., Colorado Springs, CO 80904