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Who Was George Washington Carver?

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Ages 7 and up

 

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George Washington Carver National Monument
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Before he became a famous scientist and inventor, George Washington Carver was born a slave, kidnapped by outlaws, orphaned, and barred from attending his local school. Discover how Carver persevered to help African American farmers and learn about his major contributions to American society.

 

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