GEORGE WASHINGTON CARVER – PLANT SCIENTIST, INVENTOR AND PHILOSOPHER
by Dr. Lawrence Wilson
© August 2016, L.D. Wilson Consultants, Inc.
George Washington Carver was an amazing man. He was born into slavery in Missouri, USA, near the end of the American Civil War. His mother was kidnapped only a few days after his birth, and his slave master raised him, helped educate him and eventually sent him to college.
There is much to say about the life of George Carver. I suggest reading a short but detailed biography of him online. The biography is at: