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Joseph Winters - Wikipedia


Joseph Richard Winters (August 29, 1816 – November 29, 1916) was an African- American abolitionist and inventor who, on May 7, 1878 received U.S. Patent ...

Black Scientists in America- Joseph Winters - Black History


On May 7, 1878, the fire escape ladder was patented by Joseph Winters. ... Joseph Winters went on to lead a fruitful life, and reached the age of 100, before  ...

Joseph Winters - Fire Escape Ladder - Inventors - About.com


Aug 15, 2016 ... Black American inventor Joseph Winters improved wagon-mounted and ... Joseph Winters - Fire Escape Ladder ... Life of Joseph Winters.

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Joseph R. Winters invented and patented an improved fire escape ladder in 1878 , and for that he is still known today. But his early life is also noteworthy.

Black History Month Spotlight: Joseph Winters « 94.7 The WAVE


Feb 27, 2011 ... black history month1 Black History Month Spotlight: Joseph Winters ... grew increasingly taller led one man to an invention that has saved many lives. He was African-American inventor Joseph Winters, who patented a folding ...

Joseph Winters - Inventor - Yatedo

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Biography. Joseph Winters was an African-American abolitionist and inventor who patented a wagon-mounted fire escape ladder for the city of Chambersburg,  ...

Biography - Joseph Winter - Australian Dictionary of Biography


This article was published in Australian Dictionary of Biography, Volume 6, (MUP ), 1976 ... Samuel Vincent Winter (1843-1904) and Joseph Winter (1844-1915), ...

Joseph R. Winters - Austin African-American Firefighters Association


Jul 17, 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 ...

Joseph Winters Coloring Page - TeacherVision


Coloring book page with picture of Joseph Winters, African-American inventor. ... Community and Ways of Life. Themes: Inventors and Inventions |. Biographies.

Franklin County Visitor Bureau Teams Up With Chambersburg ...


Feb 17, 2016 ... The exhibit offers visitors a complimentary booklet about Joseph Winters' life and contributions as an inventor, author, and supporter of the ...