Black Inventors in the Age of Segregation

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Creators & Publishers
Publisher
The Johns Hopkins University Press
Metadata
ISBN
0801873193
Collection
Part of Stetson Kennedy Library
Year
2003
Description

Rayvon Fouche examines the life and and work of three African-American inventors: Granville Woods, Lewis Latimer, and Shelby Davidson. He shows the African-American contributions to and relationships with technology during a period of rapid industrialization and a "separate-but-equal" social order.