George Washington Carver: In His Own Words

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University of Missouri Press, Feb 1, 1991 - Biography & Autobiography - 224 pages
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A black man praised by white America-George Washington Carver (1864-1943) was an anomaly in his own time.  Now available in paperback, this choice selection of Carver's writings reveals the human side of the famous black scientist, as well as the forces that shaped his creative genius.

  

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Contents

Carvers Selfimage over Time
19
Old Friends Remembered
39
Carver and His Coworkers
60
Carver and His Students
84
Helping the Man Farthest Down
102
Reading God out of Natures Great Book
127
Black Man in White America
148
Carver and His Boys
171
Notes
197
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About the author (1991)

Gary R. Kremer, a professor of history at Lincoln University from 1972 to 1988, now serves as Missouri's State Archivist and is a member of the history faculty at William Woods College in Fulton, Missouri.  He is also the atuhor James Milton Turner and the Promise of America: The Public Life of a Post-Civil War Black Leader (University of Missouri Press).

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