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Cortez W. Peters, Jr.

Date: 1950 - 1959 | Identifier: UA55.01.8226
Black and white photo of Cortez W. Peters, Jr. His father, Cortez W. Peters, Sr., had claimed the World's Fastest Typist title in 1925 after typing 141 words per minute perfectly. Like his father, Cortez W. Peters, Jr., was a champion typist and set several records. Father and son also opened the first black-owned typing schools, the Cortez Peters Business Schools. Date approximated. more...