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5 Inventions by Enslaved Black Men Blocked by US Patent Office

Benjamin Montgomery was born into slavery in 1819 in Loudon County, Virginia. Montgomery obtained employment at a general store owned by his master Joseph Davis. He would eventually take over the entire purchasing and shipping operations of the store. During those days, merchandise was shipped by boat on the rivers connecting counties and states. However a timely shipment was not guaranteed since the depths of water in different spots throughout the river made navigation difficult.

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Tutorial: How to Search the US Patent & Trademark Office TESS Database

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Patent Print of a Locomotive Engine Patent Art Print - Patent Poster - Train - Train Engine - Train Art - Train Poster

This is a print of the patent drawing for a locomotive patent in 1886. The original patent has been cleaned up and enhanced to create an attractive

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