The earliest U.S. patent for a modern hairbrush was by Hugh Rock in 1854. A
brush with elastic wire teeth along with ...
Here's a look at the history of hair brushes and how they've evolved over time. ...
He also invented the pneumatic rubber cushioned hairbrush the same year.
Lemelson Center: Exploring the History of Women Inventors · Forum for Women
... While she was not the original inventor of the hair brush, Lyda Newman's ...
Apr 2, 2014 ... History & Culture · Famous Lookalikes · Crime & ... AKA: Lyda D. Newman.
Synopsis; Inventing an Improved Hairbrush; Women's Rights Activist.
In the same year he extended the idea to the inspirational 'pneumatic' rubber-
cushion hairbrush. It took until 1905 to improve and hone his technique, much of
Lydia Newman invented the first hairbrush to have synthetic bristles. She
received a patent for her “improved” brush in 1898. Prior to her invention,
Bill Wendon brought this electrical hairbrush to the BBC bus on Colchester high
street. He runs a hairdressers in Colchester and this was given to him by a ...
Description (Brief): A hairbrush made of black and white laminated celluloid. An
Art Moderne design is on the brush back, part of which is a metal shield-shaped ...
Jul 16, 2014 ... American History Home; Explore History; Visit; About .... An advertisement for Dr.
Scott's Electric Hairbrush that claims it would treat any ...
Hairbrush definition, a brush for smoothing and styling the hair. ... Origin of
hairbrush. Expand ... But what a break for those of us wondering about that