The word invention

Inventions Between 1865 and 1920

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  • Modern Typewriter

    Modern Typewriter
    The modern typewriter was invented in 1867 by Christopher Scholes.
  • Traffic Lights (ELECTRIC)

    Traffic Lights (ELECTRIC)
    In 1868 traffic lights were invented by J.P Knight
  • Light Bulb (ELECTRIC)

    Light Bulb (ELECTRIC)
    In 1879, Thomas Edison invented the light bulb.
  • Metal Detector

    Metal Detector
    The metal detector was invented by Alexander Graham Bell in 1881.
  • Electric Iron

    Electric Iron
    The electric iron was invented in 1882 by Henry W. Seeley
  • Steam Turbine (ELECTRIC)

    Steam Turbine (ELECTRIC)
    In 1884 Charles Parsons invented the steam turbine.
  • Fountain Pen

    Fountain Pen
    The fountain pen was invented in 1884 by Lewis Edson Waterman.
  • Kodak Camera

    Kodak Camera
    In 1888 George Eastman invented the Kodak Camera.
  • Revolving Door

    Revolving Door
    The revolving door was invented in 1888 by Theophilus Van Kannel.
  • Hairdryer

    The hairdryer was invented in 1890 by a Frenchman named Alexander Godefoy.
  • Electric Stove (ELECTRIC)

    Electric Stove (ELECTRIC)
    The Carpenter Electric Heating Manufacturing Co. invented an electric stove in 1891.
  • Alternating Current Generator

    Alternating Current Generator
    In 1892, Nikola Tesla invented the alternating current generator.
  • Radio

    Guglielmo Marconi invented the first radio in 1895.
  • Diesel Engine

    Diesel Engine
    In 1897 Rudolf Diesel invented the diesel engine.
  • Wireless Telegraph

    Wireless Telegraph
    In 1901, Guglielmo Marconi invented the wireless telegraph.
  • Electric Vacuum (ELECTRIC)

    Electric Vacuum (ELECTRIC)
    In 1901 Hubert Cecil Booth of London invented the electric vacuum.
  • Electric Amplifier

    Electric Amplifier
    Lee De Forest invented the electric amplifier in 1907.
  • Toaster

    In 1910, William Hadaway invented the first toaster.
  • Electric Refridgerator (ELECTRIC)

    Electric Refridgerator (ELECTRIC)
    The electric refridgerator was invented in 1913 by Fred Wolfe.
  • Model T

    Model T
    In 1908 Henry Ford invented the Model T and priced it at $950.