Joseph R. Winters was born in Leesburg, Virginia to an African-American
brickmaker and a Shawnee Indian mother, who was the daughter of a noted
Winters, Joseph Born: 1816, in Leesburg, Virginia Died: ? Literary Vocations:
Lyricist, Inventor Geographic Connection to Pennsylvania: Chambersburg,
The fire escape ladder was patented by Joseph Winters.
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Joseph R. Winters invented and patented an improved fire escape ladder in 1878
, ... grandmother, Betsy Cross, in Waterford, where she had been born in 1767. ...
In 1859, Joseph Winters arranged the meeting between Frederick Douglass ...
Feb 27, 2011 ... Each day we're going to focus on either a person or a certain topic related to
Black History Month. Today we feature Joseph Winters.
Samuel Vincent Winter (1843-1904) and Joseph Winter (1844-1915), journalists,
were born on 23 March 1843 in the Goulburn Valley, Port Phillip District, and ...
Biography. Joseph Winters was an African-American abolitionist and inventor
who patented a wagon-mounted fire escape ladder for the city of Chambersburg,
Benjamin Bradley was born a slave in Maryland around 1830. .... in the tall
buildings that's when Joseph Winters invented a wagon mounted fire escape
Jul 18, 2013 ... On May 7, 1878, the fire escape ladder was patented by Joseph Winters. Joseph
Winters invented a wagon-mounted fire escape ladder for the ...