• Boy Carver Statue by Robert Amendola

    George Washington Carver

    National Monument Missouri

Materials For Loan

VIDEO LOAN LIBRARY

Boyhood of George Washington Carver

  • Length: 12 minutes
  • Synopsis: This video describes George Washington Carver's boyhood years in Diamond Grove, Missouri.

Carver Man of Vision

  • Length: 29 minutes
  • Synopsis: This video describes the amazing life of George Washington Carver. It describes his life from growing up on the Carver farm in Diamond Grove, Missouri through his struggles for an education. It ends with his work in Tuskegee, Alabama at the Tuskegee Institute and his impact on southern agriculture.

George Washington Carver (Kaw Valley Films, Inc.)

  • Length: 29 minutes
  • Synopsis: This video is a documentary of George Washington Carver's life and contributions to science.

The Peanut Man: George Washington Carver

  • Length: 34 minutes
  • Synopsis: This video is an application of George Washington Carver's teachings. It follows the story of a young man who is faced with a life changing decision. This young man leans on the teachings of Carver to help him make his choices. This video also includes a 2 minute quiz.

Did You Know?

Ash Hopper at the historic 1881 Moses Carver House

Visitors will see an ash hopper at the historic 1881 Moses Carver House. The early settlers mixed cold fireplace ash with rain water in the hopper. The caustic mixture became lye. Animal fat was added for making lye soap. George used lye soap when he operated his laundry business.