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Joseph Winters - Wikipedia


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 R. Winters invented and patented an improved fire escape ladder in 1878 , ... grandmother, Betsy Cross, in Waterford, where she had been born in 1767.

Joseph Winters - Author biographies


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

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 ...

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.

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 - jan.ucc.nau.edu


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

Joseph WInters | Huffington Post


My name is Joseph Winters and I am from Rochester, NY. I received my BA in Economics from Harvard University in 1999 and my PhD in Religion, Ethics, and  ...

Joseph Winters - Duke University | Religious Studies


Joseph Winters. Assistant Professor in the Department of Religious Studies. 118 Gray Building, Box 90964, Durham, NC 27708; 710 Sidepark Street, Durham, ...

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


Aug 15, 2016 ... Black American inventor Joseph Winters improved wagon-mounted and building- mounted fire escape ladders. He was active in the ...

Joseph Winters - Inventor - Yatedo


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

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 ...