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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 ...

Black Scientists in America- Alexander Miles - My Black History


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

Alexander Miles | African American Inventors | Scholastic.com


Alexander Miles. (Late 1830s–1918). Miles's automatic elevator doors dramatically improved passenger safety. Background: ... Did You Know? The elevators we ...

Forgotten Duluthian Alexander Miles – Zenith City Online


Feb 18, 2013 ... Alexander Miles, who lived in Duluth in the 1880s and 1890s, was ... to insure black people on the grounds that they didn't live as long as white people. ... and this is really helpful and just one thing what promplams did he face.

10 Facts about Alexander Miles | Fact File


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.

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


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 - Black In History


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

How did Alexander miles die - Answers.com


Alexander Miles died because of a fever and was poisned in Babylon.

Black Time Travel | Alexander Miles created the automatic doors on ...


Oct 27, 2015 ... Alexander Miles didn't invent the elevator, but he improved the way it functioned. He actually created a device that allowed the elevator doors to ...

Alexander Miles | College of Optical Sciences | The University of ...


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