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Struggle for Education

Date: May 15 - May 16, 2021
Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

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Can you imagine being denied entry to school simply because of the color of your skin? Learn more about this and other challenges George Washington Carver faced in his pursuit of a formal education, while coming of age in the years after the Civil War. The focus will be on his time at what was historically known as the Neosho Colored School, where George W. Carver attended in 1876.
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Struggle for Education
May 15, 2021 | 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Struggle for Education
May 16, 2021 | 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
602 S. Main Street    Joplin, MO 64801    800.657.2534
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