• Boy Carver Statue by Robert Amendola

    George Washington Carver

    National Monument Missouri

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Events Upcoming for August

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  • Founder's Day Program

    Saturday, August 23, 2014

    Program of the history of the National Park Serivce More

  • Founder's Day Program

    Sunday, August 24, 2014

    Program of the history of the National Park Serivce More

  • Old-Fashioned Toys and Games

    Saturday, August 30, 2014

    Program on period toys and games. More

  • Old-Fashioned Toys and Games

    Sunday, August 31, 2014

    Program on period toys and games. More

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.