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Elisha Otis - Wikipedia

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Nationality, American. Spouse(s), Susan Houghton, Elizabeth Otis. Children, Charles Rollin Otis, Norton Prentice Otis. Engineering career. Projects, elevators. Elisha Graves Otis (August 3, 1811 –...

Elisha Otis | American inventor | Britannica.com

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Oct 3, 2016 ... Elisha Otis, in full Elisha Graves Otis (born August 3, 1811, Halifax, Vermont, ... The safety elevator was invented by Elisha Graves Otis.

Elisha Graves Otis Biography (Inventor) - Infoplease

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Biography of Elisha Graves Otis, Inventor of the elevator brake.

Inventor Elisha Otis Biography - The Great Idea Finder

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Mar 26, 2007 ... In 1852 Elisha Graves Otis, invented the first safety brake for elevators. With his installation of the first safe elevator in 1853 he literally started ...

Elisha Otis, Safety Brake, Otis History, Otis Elevator Company, USA

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The man riding the hoist was Elisha Graves Otis, the founder and namesake of our company. With his safety brake, Otis literally started the elevator industry.

Biography of Elisha Otis - Inventors - About.com

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circa 1855: Elisha Graves Otis (1811-1861). American inventor, devised automatic safety brake for elevators 1852-53, patented a steam elevator 1861, founder ...

Elisha Graves Otis (1811 - 1861) - Genealogy - Geni

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Genealogy for Elisha Graves Otis (1811 - 1861) family tree on Geni, with over ... After Otis's death in 1861, his sons, Charles and Norton, built on his heritage, ...

Who Made America? | Innovators | Elisha Otis - PBS

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Born to a Vermont farmer in 1811, young Elisha preferred hanging around the blacksmith's forge to working on the farm. Otis's interest in tools and in making ...

Elisha Graves Otis biography, list of Elisha Graves Otis ... - Edubilla

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Elisha Graves Otis

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otis.gif. Inventor's name: Elisha Graves Otis. Date of birth: August 3rd, 1811. Date of death: April 28th, 1861. Invention: Elisha invented the break for the elevator using a tough, steel wagon spring ... Elisha Otis was born in Halifax, Vermont.

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Elisha Graves Otis - American Society of Mechanical Engineers

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Little is known about the early life of Elisha Graves Otis (1811 – 1861), the youngest of six children born to Stephen Otis and Phoebe Glynn in Halifax, VT. At age ...

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Elisha Otis was born near Halifax, Vt., where his father was for many years a justice of the peace and a state legislator. He received a common education in his ...

Elisha Graves Otis Biography (1811-1861) - How Products Are Made

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Elisha Otis, a descendant of revolutionary patriot James Otis (1725-1783), was born near Halifax, Vermont. He left his family's successful farm at the ageof ...