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Leading American inventors

Published by H. Holt and company in New York .

About the Book

“Sketches of the lives of John and Robert Livingston Stevens, Robert Fulton, Eli Whitney, Thomas Blanchard, Samuel Morse. Charles Goodyear, John Ericsson, Cyrus Hall McCormick. Christopher Latham Sholes, Elias Howe, Benjamin Chew Tilghman, and Ottmar Mergenthaler, with interesting and clear descriptions of their inventions.”
– – A.L.A.Catalog 1926

Table of Contents

John and Robert Livingston Stevens.
Robert Fulton.
Eli Whitney.
Thomas Blanchard.
Samuel Finley Breese Morse.
Charles Goodyear.
John Ericsson.
Cyrus Hall McCormick.
Christopher Latham Sholes.
Elias Howe.
Benjamin Chew Tilghman.
Ottmar Mergenthaler.

Edition Notes

Biographies of leading Americans, ed. by W.P. Trent, Biographies of leading Americans


Library of Congress
T39 .I5

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xv, 447 p.

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