Lyda D. Newman was an American inventor. She invented a hairbrush that could
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African American, Lyda Newman of New York, New York patented a new and
improved hair brush on November 15, 1898. Lydia Newman designed a brush
On this date in 1898, Lydia O. Newman, an African American of New York City
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Lydia Newman invented the first hairbrush to have synthetic bristles. She
received a patent for her “improved” brush in 1898. Prior to her invention,
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11 Sep 1788 in Boston, NELSON, KY. She died on 18 Apr 1820 in , NELSON,
Kentucky. She was baptized into the LDS church SUBMITTED.
Lyda Newman was born into slavery separated from her family. She worked on a
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