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From captivity to fame, or, The life of George Washington Carver

Author: Raleigh H Merritt; George Washington Carver; University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Documenting the American South (Project); University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Library.
Publisher: [Chapel Hill, N.C.] : Academic Affairs Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2000.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : State or province government publication : English : Electronic edView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: George Washington Carver; George Washington Carver
Material Type: Biography, Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Raleigh H Merritt; George Washington Carver; University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Documenting the American South (Project); University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Library.
OCLC Number: 45686294
Notes: Title from electronic title page.
"The supplementary section of this book is composed of bulletins on food and food subjects, etc., issued by Dr. Carver."--Preface.
This electronic edition is part of the UNC-CH digitization project's database, Documenting the American South. It is a part of the collection North American slave narratives.
Text transcribed by Apex Data Services, Inc. Images scanned by Lee Ann Morawski. Text encoded by Lee Ann Morawski and Natalia Smith.
Details: Mode of access: Internet World Wide Web.; System requirements: PC with modem or direct Internet connection; SGML viewer required for SGML files.
Contents: Birth and early childhood --
Early schooling and struggles --
Working his way through college --
First twelve years at Tuskegee --
Discovers possibilities of native products --
The Tuskegee Farmers' Conference --
His creative ability --
The Carver School Farm Club --
Still achieving and helping people --
Views and comments --
Supplement: 105 different ways to prepare the peanut for the table --
The sweet potato and various ways to prepare it --
How to make and save money on the farm --
How to raise pigs with little money --
Poultry raising --
The tomato --
The cow pea --
Three delicious meals every day --
43 ways to save the wild plum crop --
Alfalfa --
The pickling and curing of meat in hot weather.
Other Titles: North American slave narratives.
Life of George Washington Carver
Responsibility: by Raleigh H. Merritt.

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