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

Author: Raleigh Howard Merritt
Publisher: Boston, Mass. : Meador Pub. Co., 1938, c 1929.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Named Person: George Washington Carver; George Washington Carver
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Raleigh Howard Merritt
OCLC Number: 4851511
Description: 230 pages, [22] leaves of plates : illustrations ; 21 cm
Contents: Birth and early childhood --
Early schooling and struggle --
At college --
Meets Booker T. Washington --
Enters upon the great creative stretch at Tuskegee --
The scope and magnitude of his work --
Commercial possibilities of his products --
Original thinker and pioneer --
Still active at seventy-four --
Appendixes. One hundred and five ways to prepare the peanut for the table --
The sweet potato and various ways to prepare it --
Three delicious meals every day --
How to raise pgs with little money --
Poultry raising --
The pickling and curing of meat in hot weather --
Forty-three ways to save the wild plum crop.
Other Titles: Life of George Washington Carver
Responsibility: by Raleigh H. Merritt.

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