Essays Tagged: "George Washington Carver"

George Washington Carver

George Washington Carver was born on a Missouri farm near Diamond Grove, Newton County in Marion Tow ... rocess for producing paints and stains from soybeans, for which three separate patents were issued. George Washington Carver was honored by U.S. President Franklin Delano Roosevelt in July 14, 1943 de ... . This park was the first designated national monument to an African American in the United States. George Washington Carver was bestowed an honorary doctorate from Simpson College in 1928. He was mad ...

(1 pages) 65 0 2.5 Apr/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > African Studies - History

George Washington Carver.

George Washington CarverBy Teresa RogersGeorge Washington Carver was born in about 1864 (the exact y ... in 1943. He received many honors in his lifetime and after, including a 1938 feature film, Life of George Washington Carver; the George Washington Carver Museum, dedicated at Tuskegee Institute in 19 ...

(4 pages) 81 0 5.0 May/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

George Washington Carver.

George Washington Carver was a rarity he was a man who wasn't that interested in money but rather he ... just to name a few. What is even more amazing is that only three peanuts were ever issued to Caver.George Washington Carver was born in 1864 in Diamond Grove, Missouri on his father's farm. He was bo ... uri on his father's farm. He was born into difficult times near the end of the Civil War. As infant George and his mother were kidnapped by Confederate night-raiders. Moses Carver, his father found an ...

(2 pages) 49 0 4.1 Oct/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Agriculture

The Biography of George Washington Carver: A Hero to all African-Americans.

George Washington Carver1861-1943Birth: 1861 in Missouri, United StatesDeath: January 5, 1943Occupat ... Death: January 5, 1943Occupation: Agricultural Chemist, Botanist, EducatorBIOGRAPHICAL ESSAYCarver, George Washington (c. 1861 - Jan. 5, 1943), agricultural chemist, educator, and botanist, was born o ... Negro slave parents. When he was an infant his father was killed in an accident. Shortly thereafter George, his mother, and a sister were stolen and carried into Arkansas by raiders. His mother and si ...

(8 pages) 47 0 0.0 Oct/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > North American Presidents

George Washington Carver

George Washington CarverGeorge Washington Carver was born a slave in Diamond Grove, Missouri. As a s ...

(2 pages) 921 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

George Washington Carver

George Washington CarverGeorge Washington Carver was born in Diamond Grove, Missouri during the spri ... es and Susan Carver. As an infant, slave raiders kidnapped his mother. The childless carvers reared George and his older brother, James.Growing up, George was captivated by plants. Many neighbors refe ... as the "Peanut Man". He also created nearly one hundred uses for the sweet potato crops.Even though George Washington Carver was well known throughout parts of the south, his real rise to fame started ...

(2 pages) 573 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

George Washington Carver

George Washington CarverBy: Manzhen ChenGeorge Washington Carver was born in Missouri, as a slave of ... ave. The local Ku Klux Klan didn't like that. Shortly they came to the Carver's house and kidnapped George, his mother, and brother Jim. Moses sent a man on horseback to search for Mary and her sons. ... h only George and Jim, and told Moses that a woman had the brothers. Mary was never heard of again. George was a weak baby. He either had a bad cold, a whooping cough, or bouts of respiratory ailment. ...

(5 pages) 2 0 0.0 Jul/2014

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies