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Pencil sharpener

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A pencil sharpener is a device for sharpening a pencil's writing point by shaving away its worn ... but it was not until 1847 that the pencil sharpener in its recognisable modern form was invent...

John Lee Love - Inventor - Biography.com

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Discover more about John Lee Love, the inventor who patented the portable pencil sharpener, at Biography.com.

How the Pencil Sharpener Was Invented - Gizmodo

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Jan 28, 2015 ... For years, the knife was the most commonly used tool to sharpen the wooden writing instrument known as a pencil (which historians believe ...

John Lee Love and the Pencil Sharpener - Inventors - About.com

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John Lee Love's pencil sharpener was patented in 1897 John Lee Love's first invention was the Plasterer Hawk.

History of Pencil Sharpener - Facts and Types

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The first sharpener to fix this problem was A.B. Dick Planetary Pencil Pointer invented in 1896. It had two milling disks that rotated around their respective axes  ...

The History of Pencil Sharpeners | Swingline Blog - Shredders ...

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May 30, 2011 ... But then in 1828 a Frenchman named Bernard Lassimone invented the first mechanical pencil sharpener. As noted by The Early Office ...

Who invented the pencil sharpener? – tHiNk TwIcE

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Feb 25, 2009 ... However the first mechanical pencil sharpener was invented by Therry des Estwaux, also from France in 1847. It looked something like this:.

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Jan 31, 2007 ... John Lee Love, the inventor of the pencil sharpener, was a black man and chosen because I wanted to black inventor represented.

John Lee Love: We Love His Pencil Sharpener - Mango Salute

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Mar 4, 2015 ... On November 23 of that year, John Lee Love received his patent for his dynamic, making-life-easier, invention, and that would be U.S. Patent ...

John Love | The Black Inventor Online Museum

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Nov 26, 2012 ... On November 23, 1897, Love patented the pencil sharpener which called for a user to turn a crank and rotor off thin slices of wood from the ...

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The Invention of the Pencil Sharpener - Today I Found Out

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Jan 28, 2015 ... For years, the knife was the most commonly used tool to sharpen the wooden writing instrument known as a pencil (which historians believe ...

Pencil Patents: John Lee Love's Portable Pencil Sharpener

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Jun 23, 2015 ... African-American inventor John Lee Love changed the way we think about pencil sharpeners in 1894 when he invented the “Love Sharpener,” ...

Who Invented the Pencil Sharpener | Vision Launch

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Pencils have been around for a long time, but before the pencil sharpener, most of them where whittled with a knife to get them sharp. In 1897, one man grew.