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Alexander Miles

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Alexander Miles (May 18, 1838–May 7, 1918) was an African-American inventor who was best known for being awarded a patent for an automatically opening ...

Alexander Miles | African American Inventors | Scholastic.com

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(Late 1830s–1918). Miles's automatic elevator doors dramatically improved passenger safety. Background: Miles's exact birthplace and birthdate are unknown.

10 Facts about Alexander Miles | Fact File

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Dec 20, 2014 ... Facts about Alexander Miles talk about the famous African American inventor. In 1887, Miles got a patent for his elevator door design. It can be ...

Who is Alexander Miles? (with picture) - wiseGEEK

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Jun 13, 2016 ... Alexander Miles was an African-American inventor who is best known for his contributions to developing elevators. He created...

What is Alexander Miles' biography? | Reference.com

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Alexander Miles was an African-American inventor who was born in Ohio in 1837 . In the late 1850s, he moved to Wisconsin and made a living as a barber.

Info on INVENTOR Alexander Miles!!!? | Yahoo Answers

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Feb 5, 2008 ... ... cannot find his death date. Although I already have his birthdate (1838), can someone please tell me Alexander Miles' birth and death dates?

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14: M Alexander Miles was born in 1838. He died around 1905. He lived in Rock Tavern, NY. He built the very first automatic mechanism that closed assess to ...

BBC - History - Alexander the Great

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Read a biography about Alexander the Great from his early life to becoming a ... Alexander led his army a further 11,000 miles, founding over 70 cities and ...

Top Ten Black Inventors (You Didn't Know About) | The Village

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Feb 27, 2015 ... Alexander Miles—improved elevator ... -american-inventors-woman-famous- scientists-black-pictures-female-biography-inventions-22.shtml.

David Alexander Miles Andrews (1863 - 1943) - Find A Grave ...

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Apr 18, 2012 ... David Alexander Miles Andrews son of David William Andrews and Louise ... Matthew Miles Andrews 1887-1938 ... Birth Date: about 1870

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Black Scientists in America- Alexander Miles - Black History

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Alexander Miles was an African-American inventor who was best known for being awarded a patent for an automatically opening and closing elevator door ...

Alexander Miles - The Improved Elevator of Alexander Miles

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Alexander Miles of Duluth, Minnesota patented an electric elevator (U.S. pat# 371,207) on October 11, 1887 (see patent below). Alexander Miles did not invent  ...

Alexander Miles - Black In History

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Alexander Miles Patented improvements/innovations to the elevator with a system for automatically opening and closing doors, saving lives in the process.