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Black History Month - African American Inventors

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Black History Month - African American Inventors

Benjamin Banneker (1731-1806)

A - B - C - D - E - F - G - H - I - J - K - L - M - N - O - P - Q - R - S - T - U - V - W - X - Y - Z

Black history inventors are listed alphabetically: use the A to Z index bar to navigate and select or just browse the many listings. Each listing has the name of the black inventor followed by the patent number(s) which is the unique number assigned to an invention when a patent is issued, the date the patent was issued, and a description of the invention as written by the inventor. If available, links are provided to in-depth articles, biographies, illustrations and photos on each individual inventor or patent. How to submit to the database.

A < Bailey to Barnes, Barry to Bell, Benjamin to Bondu, Booker to Brooks, Brown to Byrd > C

Leonard C Bailey

  • #285,545, 9/25/1883, Combined Truss and Bandage
  • #629,286, 7/18/1899, Folding Bed

Charles Orren Bailiff

  • #612,008, 10/11/1898, Shampoo Headrest

William M Bailis

  • #218,154, 11/5/1879, Ladder Scaffold Support

Marcelleaus P Baines

  • #7,034,654, 4/25/2006, Motor vehicle engine immobilizer security system and method , Co-inventors Thomas M Forest, David T Proefke, Axel Nix

Bertram F Baker

David Baker

  • #1,054,267, 2/25/1913, Railway Signal Apparatus
  • #1,154,162, 9/21/1915, Signal Apparatus High Water Indicator for Bridges
  • #1,620,054, 3/8/1924, Interliners to Prevent Tire Punctures

William J Ballow

  • #601,422, 3/29/1898, Combined Hatrack and Table

Charles A Bankhead

  • #3,097,594, 5/13/1963, Assembled Composition Printing Process

Benjamin Banneker

  • #NA 1791 Farmers' Almanac

Charles M Banks

  • #1,758,640, 5/13/1930, Hydraulic Jack
  • #1,774,693, 9/2/1930, Jack
  • #1,893,757, 1/10/1933, Release Valve

George A E Barnes

  • #D29,193, 8/19/1898, Design for Sign

Ned E Barnes

  • #792,109, 6/13/1905, Sand Band for a Wagon
  • #815,059, 3/13/1906, Rail and Tie Brace
  • #899,939, 9/29/1908, Hot box cooler and oiler
  • #969,592, 9/6/1910, Indicator or Bulletin
  • #1,124,879, 1/12/1915, Automatic film mover - co-invented with Berger Edmond
  • #1,180,467, 4/25/1916, Tie Plate for Railroad
  • #1,446,957, 2/17/1923, Improvement on #815,059
  • #1,655,305, 1/3/1928, Tie Plate and Joint Brace
  • #1,673,729, 6/12/1928, Pole, Post and Tree Protector

Sharon J Barnes

  • #4,988,211, 1/29/1991, Process and apparatus for contactless measurement of sample temperature

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