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Joseph Winters


Joseph Richard Winters (August 29, 1816 – November 29, 1916) was an African- American ... Joseph R. Winters was born in Leesburg, Virginia to an African- American brickmaker and a Shawnee Indian...

Black Scientists in America- Joseph Winters - Black History


African American mathematicians and scientists biographies and photos throughout American history including Joseph Winters.

Black History Month Spotlight: Joseph Winters « 94.7 The WAVE


Feb 27, 2011 ... February is Black History Month, which was originally started as a special week by historian Carter G. Woodson. Each day we're going to focus ...

Joseph Winters - Author biographies


Winters, Joseph Born: 1816, in Leesburg, Virginia Died: ? Literary Vocations: Lyricist, Inventor Geographic Connection to Pennsylvania: Chambersburg, Franklin ...

Learning from The Past - Maryland State Archives - Maryland.gov


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 ladder.

Joseph Winters - Fire escape ladder - Inventors - About.com


Joseph Winters invented a fire escape ladder and received patent #203,517 on 5 /7/1878. Photo Credit: ... Here's an A-Z List of History's Most Famous Inventors.

Joseph F. Winters Family


The Joseph and Clara Winters Family. Husband : Joseph F. Winters Born : 1878. Married : 21 August, 1902 in Williamsport, Lycoming County, Pennsylvania

Biography - Joseph Winter - Australian Dictionary of Biography


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 ...

The History of the Fire Escape Ladder | eHow


... uses have been? Let us take a look at the history of fire escape ladders. ... The fire escape ladder was invented by Joseph Winters in 1878. Back then he used ...

Did You Know That A Black Man Invented The Fire ... - Black Then


Jun 13, 2015 ... Joseph Winters invented a wagon-mounted fire escape ladder for the city of Chambersburg, Pennsylvania. Joseph Winters was born in 1816 in ...

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In 1859, Joseph Winters arranged the meeting between Frederick Douglass and John ... Valley Railroad, Winters also wrote poetry and an autobiography.

Joseph Winters - Inventor - Yatedo


U.S. Census Bureau Black History Month Feature For February 27. He was African-American inventor Joseph Winters, who patented a folding ladder mounted ...

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


Aug 15, 2016 ... Black American inventor Joseph Winters improved wagon-mounted and ... In Winters' autobiography, he claimed to have arranged the meeting ...