George
Washington
Carver

Dedicated to the memory of

George Washington Carver

1864-1943

Citizen-Scientist-Benefactor
who rose from slavery to fame
and gave to our country an
everlasting heritage
Ness County is proud to honor
him and claim him as a pioneer
This stone marks the northeast
corner of the homestead on which
he filed in 1886
Erected by friends and the Ness
County Historical Society
1953

Ness
Ness
County
 

Stone marker on the Carver homestead near Beeler
Ness County

 

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January 14, 1999 / Bob Walter / Wichita, Kansas / history@kslib.info

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