Who Invented Windshield Wipers?

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Mary Anderson invented the first mechanical windshield wipers in 1903. In 1913, mechanical windshield wipers were standard on all domestic vehicles/cars.
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The first windshield wiper with a swinging arm was patented in 1903 by Mary Anderson. Then, in 1919, William M. Folberth applied for the patent for an automatic windshield wiper.
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Who invented the windshield wipers? Well a women named Mary Anderson is credited with making the first ones in 1903 were she was gave a patented for it.
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Mary Anderson is credited with inventing the windshield wiper. Anderson was given a patent in 1903 for a window-cleaning device that became the first windshield wiper. Mary Anderson's
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Mary Anderson, an American, is credited with having invented the windshield wiper in 1903. Early windshield wipers were operated manually.
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Mary Anderson was granted her first patent for a window cleaning device in November
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Mary Anderson was the inventor of the windshield wiper in 1903. Her invention came from her noticing that streetcar drivers had to open a window, when it was snowing ...
Mary Anderson was the inventor of the windshield wiper in 1903. Her invention came from her noticing that streetcar drivers had to open a window, when it was snowing ...
Mary Anderson was the inventor of the windshield wiper in 1903. Her invention came from her noticing that streetcar drivers had to open a window, when it was snowing ...
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