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Frank J. Sprague - Wikipedia

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Frank Julian Sprague was an American naval officer and inventor who contributed to the development of the electric motor, electric railways, and electric  ...

archives.nypl.org -- Frank J. Sprague papers

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The Frank Sprague Papers, 1874-1939, document his career as an inventor and engineer in the field of rail transportation from his days as a U. S. Naval ...

Frank Sprague - Electrical Pioneer - Edison Tech Center

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Frank Julian Sprague The accomplishments and life of F.J. Sprague. 1857-1934. Hailed during his lifetime as the "Father of Electric Traction" by leaders in the ...

Frank J. Sprague | Lemelson-MIT Program

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Urban development got a major boost in 1887 when inventor Frank Julian Sprague developed the world's first successful electric street railway system, making it ...

Frank J. Sprague - Engineering and Technology History Wiki

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Frank Julian Sprague, AIEE President, 1892 - 1893, founded the Sprague Electric Railway and Motor Company, which later developed an electric railway ...

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Get information, facts, and pictures about Frank J. Sprague at Encyclopedia.com. Make research projects and school reports about Frank J. Sprague easy with ...

Frank J. Sprague - Chapin Library - Williams College

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Sep 16, 2014 ... Frank J. Sprague. Frank Julian Sprague (1857–1934) was educated at Drury High School in North Adams, Massachusetts, and at the United ...

The Shore Line Trolley Museum: Articles: Sprague Collection

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Aug 14, 1998 ... After Frank J. Sprague's death in 1934, Harriet Sprague turned over a substantial amount of material from his collection to the New York Public ...

Frank J. Sprague - NNDB.com

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Frank J. Sprague studied at the US Naval Academy, and in his Navy years became fascinated with his era's telecommunications and transport mechanisms,  ...

Frank Julian Sprague - Scientific American

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THE career of a great inventor amd engineer like ' Frank J. Sprague, graduate of the Naval Academy and successful pioneer in the modern art of electric traction, ...