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Salute to George Washington Carver for Black History Month
Participate in a salute to the most famous botanist of the first half of the 20 Century.
Participate in a salute to the most famous botanist of the first half of the 20 Century. This is a fitting end to Black History Month. Come and pay homage to “The Peanut Man”. Hear how a former slave reversed generations of ruinous farming practices.
Dr. Carver was born “Carver’s George”. Later his landlord, Mariah Watkins, said, “No your name is George Carver.” Much later he added the middle name Washington to honor his personal hero the first president.
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Free event but limited seating.
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