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The 8-Wonders of Kansas People Contest Winners

The Kansas Sampler Foundation in Inman announced the winners of the 8-Wonders of Kansas People contest Yesterday afternoon. The list includes Amelia Earhart, the Buffalo Soldiers, Carry Nation, Father Emil Kapaun, James Naismith, Martin and Osa Johnson, William Allen White and the only entry from North Central Kansas – George Washington Carver.

The famous agri-scientist and inventor was best known for discovering hundreds of uses for peanuts soybeans sweet potatoes and pecans. Carver lived in the communities of Minneapolis and Beeler as a boy and young man.

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