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Alexander Miles - Wikipedia


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


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

What is Alexander Miles' biography? | Reference.com


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.

Who was Alexander Miles? | Reference.com


Alexander Miles was an African-American inventor who was awarded a patent in 1887 for an automatically opening and ... What is Alexander Miles' biography?

BBC - History - Alexander the Great


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 ...

Chris McCandless Now I Walk Into The Wild Biography | Christopher ...


Chris McCandless - Into The Wild journal, diary, biography and family. ... and assumed the name Alexander Supertramp of which he got from the book The ...

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


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

Alexander Lucius Twilight - Educator, Minister, Preacher - Biography ...


Apr 2, 2014 ... Learn more about Alexander Lucius Twilight, the first black U.S. college ... and the first African American to win election to public office, at Biography.com. ... at Middlebury College, located roughly 30 miles east of Randolph.

A.A. Milne - Writer - Biography.com


Aug 6, 2014 ... A.A. Milne was born Alan Alexander Milne on January 18, 1882, in London, England. He and his two older brothers were raised in London by ...

Alexander Graham Bell Biography - life, children, parents, wife ...


Alexander Graham Bell, Scottish-born American inventor and teacher of the deaf, .... By 1889 there were 11,000 miles of underground wires in New York City.

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Black Scientists in America- Alexander Miles - Black History


African American mathematicians and scientists biographies and photos throughout American history including Alexander Miles.

The Improved Elevator of Alexander Miles - Inventors - About.com


Aug 9, 2016 ... Alexander Miles was a successful black businessman who invented a mechanism that improved elevator safety in 1887. Learn about his ...

10 Facts about Alexander Miles | Fact File


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 ...