TITLE

CURTIS WON CONFIDENCE OF CARVER BY BRILLIANT RESEARCH

PUB. DATE
July 1946
SOURCE
Ebony;Jul1946, Vol. 1 Issue 8, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article features African American scientist Austin Curtis who won confidence of American scientist George Washington Carver through a research. Curtis entered Carver's laboratory in Tuskegee, Alabama in the fall of 1935. Carver was impressed with Curtis' imagination and unflagging drive, and then accepted him as trusted collaborator. Carver admired Curtis for his first experiments with magnolias which he used for the development of several products like perfume oil, water colors, soap and wallboard.
ACCESSION #
48649929

 

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