Biography on Lyda D. Newman?
Lyda Newman, an African American New York resident patented improved hair brush. This was done on November 15th, 1895. The aim behind the invention was to have a clean and durable hair brush. Visit http://inventors.about.com/od/blackinventors/a/LydaNewman.htm for more information.
Lydia was a black inventor who made the brush better so other people would would be able to use it.She played an important role likeMadam C.J. Walker.thank you for you time.