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George Washington Carver
This portrait of George Washington Carver was taken between 1930 and 1940. Among the world's most important scientists, Carver spent his formative years in Kansas studying plants. He eventual received bachelor’s and master’s degrees from Iowa State University, and joined the faculty of Tuskegee Institute in Alabama. He became known as the plant doctor and he found more than 300 uses for the peanut.

Image area 4.5 by 6.5 inches
8 by 10 inches, matted

Item #003777