This list of African-American inventors and scientists documents many of the
African Americans who have invented a multitude of items or made discoveries in
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Clatonia Joaquin Dorticus was an African-American inventor who received many
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Inventor, Type of Invention, Date, Patent Number. Louis Alexander, Light Control
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Oct 29, 2007 ... Despite the hardships suffered through slavery, many African Americans have
managed to become great inventors, scientists, and thinkers.
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diversity of inventors who have shaped world history. In honor of Black History
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