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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


Joseph Winters was born in 1816 in Virginia to an African-American brick maker and a Shawnee Indian mother. He later relocated to Chambersburg, ...

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Joseph began his life in Leesburg, but in 1834 his parents left Joseph with his maternal grandmother, Betsy Cross, in Waterford, where she had been born in 1767. ... In 1859, Joseph Winters arranged the meeting between Frederick Douglass ...

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

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 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 ...

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Joseph Winters was an African-American abolitionist and inventor who .... Joseph Winters (1816-1916), born in Virginia, patented the wagon-mounted fire ...

The History of the Fire Escape Ladder | eHow


The fire escape ladder was invented by Joseph Winters in 1878. Back then he used a wagon to hoist the ladder, which was designed for the Pennsylvania city of ...

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Mae Winters was a popular figure in the Commonwealth nowadays and the familiar ... Joseph R. Winters was born in Leesburg, Virginia to an African- American ...

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


The fire escape ladder was patented by Joseph Winters.

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.

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


Jun 13, 2015 ... Joseph Winters was born in 1816 in Virginia to an African-American brick maker and ... Read More: Black Scientists in America- Joseph Winters ...