John Lee Love was an African-American inventor who created the first portable
pencil sharpener. His pencil sharpener became ... Born: September 26, 1889.
Discover more about John Lee Love, the inventor who patented the portable ...
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John Lee Love was an African-American inventor who invented the portable ...
While no official date of birth is known, most believe Love was born during the ...
Mar 4, 2015 ... On November 23 of that year, John Lee Love received his patent for his ...
inventor from Fall River, Massachusetts, was born on September 26, ...
His pencil sharpener was patented in 1897 - John Lee Love's first invention was
the Plasterer Hawk.
Dec 26, 2015 ... John Lee Love was the inventor of the portable pencil sharpener, known as the “
Love Sharpener.” Little is known about the life of John Lee ...
John Lee Love was an African American inventor born on September 26, 1889 in
Fall River, Massachusetts. He invented the pencil sharpen that you put the ...
Jun 23, 2015 ... Before John Lee Love's pencil patent, pencils were sharpened with rotary
sharpeners or by hand. The Love Sharpener changed that.
Also included are papers of James Lee Love's father, Robert Calvin Grier Love,
and son, James ... Love and his first wife, June Spencer Love (died 1920) and
their children, including Cornelia (born .... Love, John F., family #04139, Series: "
Jan 28, 2015 ... John Lee Love was a carpenter by trade, so he always had a need for a pencil.
He needed a sharpener that was portable, easy-to-use, and ...