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African-American inventors

Author: McKinley Burt
Publisher: Portland, Or. : National Book Co., ©2000.
Series: African-American achievements in history.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: McKinley Burt
ISBN: 0894203444 9780894203442
OCLC Number: 43227404
Notes: Revised edition of: Black inventors of America. c1989.
Description: 149 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
Contents: The romance of the rails. Prologue ; Andrew J. Beard (railway coupling) ; Granville T. Woods (air brake, electric railroad, etc.) ; Richard B. Spikes (semaphore, automatic gear shift) ; Others --
Creators of industry and jobs. Prologue ; Jan Matzeliger (shoe last machine) ; Norman Rillieux (sugar refiner) ; Frederick M. Jones (truck and rail refrigeration, etc.) ; Elijah M. McCoy (luubricating valves) --
Black capitalism. Invention and innovation as a vital new American force ; Statistics in ebony --
Appendix. The unfinished Declaration of Independence of the United States ; The patent process: economic and social factors ; Patent and invention index.
Series Title: African-American achievements in history.
Responsibility: McKinley Burt, Jr.

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