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Carver, George Washington, 1864?-1943

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Personal name headingCarver, George Washington, 1864?-1943
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Variant(s)Kārvar, Jārji Vāṣiṅgṭan, 1864?-1943
Carver, George, 1864?-1943
Associated countryUnited States
Birth date1864?
Death date1943-01-05
Place of birthDiamond (Mo.)
Place of deathTuskegee (Ala.)
Field of activityScience Agriculture
AffiliationSimpson College Iowa State University Tuskegee Normal and Industrial Institute Commission on Interracial Cooperation Tuskegee Institute. Carver Research Foundation
George Washington Carver Foundation
Profession or occupationScientists Agriculturists Educators Inventors
Found inHis The farmers manual ... 1898.
LCCN 47-22333: Pullen, A.M. Despite the colour bar, the story of George Carver, 1946 (hdg.: Carver, George Washington, 1864?-1943)
Saphala janma, 1953: title page (Jārji Vāṣiṅgṭan Kārv ar)
George Washington Carver, a biography, 2011
Wikipedia, Feb. 24, 2014 (George Washington Carver (c. Jan. 1864, Diamond, Missouri - Jan. 5, 1943, Tuskegee, Alabama) was an African American scientist, botanist, educator, and inventor. The exact day and year of his birth are unknown; he is believed to have been born into slavery in Missouri in January 1864)
African American National Biography, accessed January 15, 2015, via Oxford African American Studies Center database: (Carver, George Washington; scientist, agriculturist, educator; born c.1864 in Diamond, Missouri, United States; entered Simpson College in Indianola, Iowa (1890); received a master's degree in Agriculture from Iowa State University (1896); was appointed head of the agricultural department at Tuskegee Normal and Industrial Institute in Macon County, Alabama (1896); was inducted into the Royal Society for the Arts in London (1916); won Spingarn Medal of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People; worked with the Commission on Interracial Cooperation as lecturer at student campuses (1920s and 1930s); established George Washington Carver Foundation (1940); died 05 January 1943 in Tuskegee, Alabama, United States)
Associated languageeng