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Blake, Eli Whitney, 1795-1886

 

Dates

  • Existence: 1795 - 1886

Eli Whitney Blake, Sr. (January 27, 1795 – August 18, 1886) was an American inventor, best known for his mortise lock and stone-crushing machine, the latter of which earned him a place into the National Inventors Hall of Fame.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Edward S. Blake letter

Mss 830630
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 830630
Overview In English.