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<ul><li>George Washington Carver </li></ul><ul><li>1860-1943 </li></ul>
Childhood <ul><li>Born in 1860 </li></ul><ul><li>Grew up in Diamond Grove, Missouri </li></ul><ul><li>Born a slave </li></...
Barriers <ul><li>Parents were slaves </li></ul><ul><li>Mother got sold and shipped away </li></ul><ul><li>Kidnapped by the...
Invention <ul><li>Know for the peanut butter </li></ul><ul><li>Started research in 1903 </li></ul><ul><li>Made ink,shampoo...
Late Life & Death <ul><li>Died January 5,1943 </li></ul><ul><li>Donated $30,000 to a charity </li></ul><ul><li>Booker T. W...
Now <ul><li>Now people enjoy eating peanut butter </li></ul><ul><li>Many people would thank him for his inventions </li></...
Thank You For Watching http://www.galegroup.com/free_resources/bhm/bio/carver_g.htm http://www.blackinventor.com/pages/geo...
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George Washington Carver2

  1. 1. <ul><li>George Washington Carver </li></ul><ul><li>1860-1943 </li></ul>
  2. 2. Childhood <ul><li>Born in 1860 </li></ul><ul><li>Grew up in Diamond Grove, Missouri </li></ul><ul><li>Born a slave </li></ul><ul><li>1887 went to Simpson College </li></ul>
  3. 3. Barriers <ul><li>Parents were slaves </li></ul><ul><li>Mother got sold and shipped away </li></ul><ul><li>Kidnapped by the Confederate Army </li></ul>
  4. 4. Invention <ul><li>Know for the peanut butter </li></ul><ul><li>Started research in 1903 </li></ul><ul><li>Made ink,shampoo,shaving cream out of peanuts </li></ul>
  5. 5. Late Life & Death <ul><li>Died January 5,1943 </li></ul><ul><li>Donated $30,000 to a charity </li></ul><ul><li>Booker T. Washington offered a post at the college </li></ul>
  6. 6. Now <ul><li>Now people enjoy eating peanut butter </li></ul><ul><li>Many people would thank him for his inventions </li></ul><ul><li>January 5 is George Washington Carver Day </li></ul>
  7. 7. Thank You For Watching http://www.galegroup.com/free_resources/bhm/bio/carver_g.htm http://www.blackinventor.com/pages/georgewashingtoncarver.html http://harcourtschool.com/activity/biographies/carver/

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