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George Westinghouse - Wikipedia


George Westinghouse, Jr. (October 6, 1846 – March 12, 1914) was an American entrepreneur and engineer who invented the railway air brake and was a ...

George Westinghouse - Scientist, Inventor - Biography.com


Apr 2, 2014 ... Visit Biography.com to learn more about George Westinghouse, the great American inventor and industrialist of the electrical age.

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Get information, facts, and pictures about George Westinghouse at Encyclopedia. com. Make research projects and school reports about George Westinghouse ...

George Westinghouse: Interesting Facts for kids ***


Biography and Interesting Facts about George Westinghouse for kids. ... was a machine shop owner *** Early life and childhood: George Westinghouse grew up  ...

George Westinghouse - The Pennsylvania Center for the Book


Westinghouse, George Born: October 6, 1846, in Central Bridge, New York Died: March 12, 1914, in New York, New York Vocations: Inventor, Industrialist

Inventor George Westinghouse Biography - The Great Idea Finder


Fascinating facts about George Westinghouse inventor of the air brake in 1869.

George Westinghouse | American inventor and industrialist ...


May 4, 1999 ... After serving in both the U.S. Army and the navy in the Civil War, Westinghouse received his first patent in late 1865 for a rotary steam engine.

George Westinghouse | Biography, Inventions and Facts


George Westinghouse Biography - George Westinghouse invented "Railway Air Brake" George Westinghouse was an American inventor, industrialist and ...

George Westinghouse - NNDB.com


Inventor, industrialist, and engineer George Westinghouse was the eighth of ten children born to an American toolmaker and his wife. He served in the Union ...