Household Appliances Timeline !

  • Sewing Machine

    Sewing Machine
    Inventor: Elias Howe Jr.
    Used to make clothing and other linens.
  • Vacuum

    Inventor: Daniel Hess
    A very popular invention still used today! Collects dust and other dirt particles from carpets and lounge furniture.
  • Telephone

    Inventor: Alexander Graham Bell
    Sent sound waves of speech through electric wires
  • Lightbulb

    Inventor: Humphry Davy
    The very first inventor of the light bulb, whom recieves little to no credit next to Thomas Edison
  • Radio

    Inventor: Reginald Aubrey Fessender
  • Washing Machine

    Washing Machine
    The Hurley Machine Company invented the very first electric powered washing machine although washing boards and hand powered machines were invented and used before.
  • Refrigerator

    Inventor: Marcel Audiffen
    Before refrigerators people wrapped ice and animal furs around their food to preserve them.
  • Toaster

    Inventor: Charles P. Strite invented the first pop up toaster !
  • Television

    Inventor: Philo Farnsworth
    Horizantal lines are key to a clear picture.
  • Mircrowave Oven

    Mircrowave Oven
    Inventor: Percy LeBaron Spencer