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Elijah McCoy

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Elijah J. McCoy (May 2, 1844 – October 10, 1929) was a Canadian-American inventor and engineer of African descent who was notable for his 57 U.S. patents,  ...

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Elijah McCoy (born May 2, 1844) was a noted inventor of lubricating devices for the railway in the later 19th and early 20th centuries. By the time of his death, ...

A List of Patents Issued to Elijah McCoy - Inventors - About.com

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Patents issued to Elijah McCoy. Inventors. ... Elijah McCoy - Drawing For Patent # 129,843 .... Master Timeline of Inventions Throughout the Ages. Timelines of ...

What is a list of inventions by Elijah McCoy? | Reference.com

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Elijah McCoy is credited for inventing a self-regulating lubricator for steam engines in 1872 with U.S. Patent number 129843. This is the first among his 52 ...

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Elijah McCoy (1843?-1929) made important contributions to the design of railroad locomotives after the Civil War. He kept pace with the progress of locomotive ...

Black History Canada - Elijah McCoy

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Timeline · For Teachers. Urban Centres. The Arts. Black Contributions. Identity and ... Image: Elijah McCoy (courtesy Library and Archives Canada/nlc-11320).

Elijah J. McCoy - Infoplease

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The son of former slaves from Kentucky who had escaped via the Underground Railroad to Canada, at 15 years of age Elijah McCoy traveled to Scotland ...

Elijah McCoy - Inventor of the Automatic Lubricating Cup | The Black ...

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Mar 23, 2012 ... Elijah McCoy was an inventor who developed the automatic lubricating cup which allowed trains to travel without delays to add oil to the axles ...

Inventor Elijah McCoy Biography - The Great Idea Finder

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Oct 16, 2006 ... Elijah McCoy was the inventor of a device that allowed machines to be lubricated while they were still in operation. Machinery buyers insisted ...

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Elijah McCoy - Engineer, Inventor - Biography.com

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Learn more about inventor Elijah McCoy, who overcame racial barriers to devise machines that significantly boosted the efficiency of trains, at Biography.com.

Elijah McCoy - Life of An Inventor - Inventors - About.com

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Elijah McCoy may be unknown to most people however his inventions have created a level of distinction which bears his name.

McCoy, Elijah (1843-1929) | The Black Past: Remembered and ...

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Elijah McCoy was born on May 2, 1843 in Colchester, Ontario to runaway slave parents who used the Underground Railroad to escape. Once the McCoy family ...