By Robert Jones
 My famous African American is George
Washington Carver. He is known for
inventing lots of things one of the things is
pe...
 George was born in Missouri on the Moses
Carver plantation in 1864.
 George Washington Carver died in
Tuskegee, Alabama...
Sadness
His parents
were
slaves. His
father died
right
before he
was born.
Poorness
He taught
himself to read.
His Family was
so poor that
they couldn’t
afford to buy a
pencil. He made
a holder and...
Diseases
When George
was a baby he
had a disease
called whooping
cough. He was
left very sick and
he couldn’t do
hard work...
The 3 R’s
George would
tell people,
"Don't throw
any thing
away every
thing can be
reused he
would often
tell people.
Un important
things
Money,
clothes and
cars were not
important to
him. He
thought the
successful
person was
the one who
ha...
Peanut
Butter
George
Washington
Carver
invented
Peanut Butter!!!
So that means
Peanut Butter
has been
around for a
long ti...
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  1. 1. By Robert Jones
  2. 2.  My famous African American is George Washington Carver. He is known for inventing lots of things one of the things is peanut butter.
  3. 3.  George was born in Missouri on the Moses Carver plantation in 1864.  George Washington Carver died in Tuskegee, Alabama on January 5th about 78 years of age  While he was a baby slave traders kidnapped him and his mother. Only George was returned to the plantation.
  4. 4. Sadness His parents were slaves. His father died right before he was born.
  5. 5. Poorness He taught himself to read. His Family was so poor that they couldn’t afford to buy a pencil. He made a holder and used a pencil that was 1.4 inches long.
  6. 6. Diseases When George was a baby he had a disease called whooping cough. He was left very sick and he couldn’t do hard work like the other slaves His chores were cooking and sewing
  7. 7. The 3 R’s George would tell people, "Don't throw any thing away every thing can be reused he would often tell people.
  8. 8. Un important things Money, clothes and cars were not important to him. He thought the successful person was the one who had learned to serve others.
  9. 9. Peanut Butter George Washington Carver invented Peanut Butter!!! So that means Peanut Butter has been around for a long time!!!

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