The Life and Science of Percy Julian
Activities and Readings
1C (Reading)

The Trailblazers

St. Elmo Brady was the first African American to earn a Ph.D. in chemistry and was an inspiration to young Percy Julian. But he was not the only African American pioneer in science. Probably the most famous of the era was George Washington Carver. To learn about Brady, Carver, and other African American trailblazers, click on the images below.

Brady Carver Talley Chandler Daly Just Drew

Return to the Main Story
Meanwhile, In the Rest of the World...