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. (Late 1830s–1918). Miles's automatic elevator doors
dramatically improved passenger safety. Background: ... Did You Know? The
elevators we ...
Dec 20, 2014 ... Facts about Alexander Miles talk about the famous African American inventor. In
1887, Miles ... The he decided to live in Waukesha, Wisconsin.
Feb 25, 2012 ... Alexander Miles was an African-American inventor who was best known for ... “
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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.
Aug 9, 2016 ... Alexander Miles was a successful black businessman who invented a ...
wealthiest black person in the Pacific Northwest, but that did not last.
Alexander Miles was an African-American inventor who was best known for
being awarded a patent ... In 1874, 13 years before Miles' patent was awarded,
John W. Meaker was awarded U.S. Patent ... However, Carver did not patent
peanut butter as he believed food products were all gifts from God. ..... Long live
Oct 11, 2015 ... Miles did not invent the first elevator; however, he patented key design
improvements that are still used today. Prior to Miles' invention of the ...
African American inventor Alexander miles invented an improved ... Alexander
Miles did not invent the first elevator, however, his design was ...
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