2. African American Inventors and Inventions during the Late 18th and Early 19th Centuries
A. Miles' Elevator
A.E. Long & A.A. Jones' Caps for Bottles & Jars
W.B. Purvis' Fountain Pen
W. Johnson's Egg Beater
G.T. Sampson's Clothes Drier
M.C. Harney's Lantern or Lamp
J.F. Pickering's Air Ship, Figs. 1 & 2
J.F. Pickering's Air Ship, Figs. 3, 4 & 5
J.T. White's Lemon Squeezer
These Drawings of African American Inventions are from M.A. Harris et al.
The Black Book
(New York: Random House, 1974), pp. 110-121.