George Washington Carver Elm Display – George Washington Carver National Monument – Diamond, Missouri
Posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
N 36° 59.181 W 094° 21.286
15S E 379433 N 4094215
Quick Description: Large elm cross-section on display outside the visitor center at the George Washington Carver National Monument near Diamond, Missouri
Location: Missouri, United States
Date Posted: 4/20/2015 2:59:14 PM
Waymark Code: WMNQPK
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member lumbricus
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Long Description:
This elm slab came from a tree which was approximately 110 years old. Stood near the visitor center and died in 1968 of Dutch elm disease. On placards placed on the display it shows different events George Washington Carver's life and the establishment of the National Monument. George Washington Carver National Monument is open 9 AM to 5 PM year round except New Year's Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day.
Tree Species: Elm

Indoors/Outdoors: Outdoors

Entry Fee or Requirements: No

Availablility: Has specific hours

Location Name and/or Address: Not listed

Website: Not listed

Visit Instructions:
Visit the location and take a photo of the Tree Growth Rings. If you have more information about the tree or circumstance, please share it in your visit log.
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